I'm all for expansion and explosion in the Kingdom of God, but not at the expense of manipulating or entertaining people for my selfish gain. The Pastor is suppose to love & attend their sheep...not abandon or mislead them. They are the anointed & appointed leader that help the sheep "RiseUp" in their faith, wisdom & spiritual maturity (Navy Seals for God). Instead many are sadly focused on quantity rather than QUALITY! Whoever said the "size" of the church is an indication that God's blessing it? It very well may be, but you can be in the PERFECT will of God in a small church as well. There is no Biblical teaching that indicates that the size of a church is a measure of success.
It does the Kingdom no good to "grow out" if we're not growing UP. I personally rather have a dozen people I'm taking to ...Read More>>