Work for numerical growth. But don’t put so much energy into a hoped-for future that you shortchange your right-now life and ministry.
What makes Small Churches unique?
For years I bucked against the idea that I am a small church pastor. Instead of seeing it as my calling, my heart and my passion, I treated it like it was my penalty for not having the skills to be a big church pastor. So I consumed every church growth book and devoured all …