If you are a pastor or ministry leader, then this post is for you.
New churches in your town are not a bad thing… even the one down the street. I imagine you know that feeling. I am a pastor myself, and honestly, I have had it too. You are driving down the road on your way to corporate worship one Sunday, and on the route to your building, you see a sign at the elementary school announcing a new church in the neighborhood. If you are like many pastors, your first reaction was probably a question: “Why did they plant here?” After all, your church is only a few more miles down the road. You may be wondering if they plan to take your members. You may jump to conclusions about…CONTINUE READING>>