Why Churches Need But Don’t Want Revitalization

Eighty percent of the churches in America are either plateaued or declining. Some put that number even higher. It is estimated that 4,000 to 5,000 churches close their doors each year. The number of churches per capita continues to shrink, meaning our churches are...

How Dying Churches Can Turn Things Around

I’ve been pastoring traditional, Baptist churches for four years. I’ve worked in them for six. In these years I’ve heard the cries of God’s people. I’ve listened to their stories, and a lot of these stories are similar – even though the...