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"Spiritual but not Religious" – Leafing and Leaving

To be a member means to be connected – to truly be a member of a church means being connected to Christ both directly and through a body of believers. When you are connected to the body, life giving blood … Continue reading

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Motivational Statistics #2: Doom and Gloom

Doug Anderson’s recent presentation “Mission Centered Ministry in the 21st Century” added some new examples to my collection of motivational “doom and gloom” statistics. Doug is the executive director of the Bishop Rueben Job Center for Leadership Development. I worked … Continue reading

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Motivational Statistics #1: Doom and Gloom

There is a problem in the Church of Jesus Christ in the United States of America. Scientific pollster George Gallup stated that “North America is the only continent where Christianity is not growing.”1 John and Sylvia Ronsvalle discovered clear trends … Continue reading

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