Tuesday, July 14, 2015

The Incredible Future of the Medium-to-Small-Sized Church

When most of us go to conferences and ministry events to learn as pastors, we are used to the headliners being name draw speakers who started their churches and grew them to thousands, often against exceptional odds. Thousands will fill rooms to hear them speak, and I go to hear them as well! We all dream that we are going to change the world and be the next Matt Chandler, Rick Warren, or Tim Keller (not really – most of us know we’re not Keller-smart!).

The reality that we have over 400,000 churches in the U.S. and just over 1,600 megachurches (churches of 2,000 or more) means that 398,400 of us are never going to be that! But don’t be discouraged. You can still change your city and the world (and you may actually be better at changing it than a huge church). Keep reading

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