Submitted by Nate Baggett on Wednesday, Feb 19 @ 1:44pm
By: Dick Loizeaux
If you are the pastor of a smaller, older, church, you may sometimes feel like a little canoe rocked by the wake of the mega-church powerboats that pass you by. After all, most of the conferences and new books seem to be about planting new churches or merging smaller churches into bigger and better churches. Pastors of smaller churches can feel trapped in the backwaters of ministry. Do you ever feel that way?
Let me be clear: church planting and church merging are great if that is what God has called you to do. I know. I planted a church...