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The Importance of Denominations

The Importance of Denominations

Some will say that denominations are unnecessary and actually hinder the commission of Christ to the universal Church. I submit that denominations are not perfect in any way, however, their existence is more important to the complete fulfillment of the commission of Christ.

Why People Stop Coming to Your Church

Why People Stop Coming to Your Church

I don’t think we completely embody God’s idea of the church. The way I understand it, we’re meant to be one cohesive unit, where each person is an essential part. What I see happening is some people get put on a higher pedestal than others.

Why We Suck at Doing Church

Why We Suck at Doing Church

I’m a pastor’s kid, meaning a church essentially functioned as my childhood permanent residence... In attending these 20 trillion church functions, I’ve encountered some amazing, life-giving, life-changing places… so I've seen the good. But I’ve also seen the bad and the ugly.