The local church plays a vital role
in our individual Christian walk, and in the advance of God’s
kingdom on earth. Read the articles below for practical insights
and tools to help your local church grow and flourish!
How to Destroy
Your Church: Zip Your Lips
If you really want to destroy your church quickly, here is the
number one rule: zip your lips when you see something wrong.
Got that? Don’t say anything. Don’t speak up. Don’t
voice your concerns. Don’t make waves. Read the full article.
to Destroy Your Church: No Pruning Allowed
One of the simplest ways to destroy a church is to put up a sign
that says, “No Pruning Allowed!” When you see slight
deviations from the Word of God, little sins here and there – just
let them alone. After all, they’re small. No big deal.
Nothing to get up in arms about. Or are they? Read the full article.
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to Destroy Your Church: My Way or the Highway
Destroying a church is easy, particularly if you are in a position
of leadership. Simply insist on “my way or the highway.” It’s
a very equestrian position: dig in your heels like a mule, and
get on your high-horse at the slightest provocation … Read
the full article.
How to Destroy Your Church: Don’t
Look in the Mirror
If you want to destroy your church, you should never – figuratively
speaking – “look in the mirror.” Don’t
spend time examining yourself for sin. Don’t put your words,
actions, attitudes, and thoughts to the test. Don’t do group
evaluations to see whether the church, the leadership team, the
committees, etc. are on target scripturally, or are perhaps heading
off the straight and narrow down the path of sin. Read the full
How to Destroy Your Church: Do Not Touch
One surefire way to destroy your church is to hang a placard around
the neck of each person in leadership that says “Do Not
Touch!” When you do so, the person becomes exempt from
the tap of reproof, relieved from the hand of correction, unaccountable
to any accountability. Read the full article.