An Unexpected Comeback: The Surprising Return of the Neighborhood Church

Episode #829
November 28, 2023
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For years, we have dismissed the potential for a significant move of God in neighborhood churches. At Church Answers, we believe they are primed for a comeback. They are numerous, and they are located in the heart of places with lots of people. Sam discusses the return of neighborhood churches and how this movement is just beginning. 

    • The history of decline in neighborhood churches
    • The emerging opportunity with the decline of the megachurch
    • Myths of the neighborhood church
    • Why the historical stigma can become the future advantage
    • Fostering and adoption will be a key part of this movement
    • What must change before a movement becomes mainstream: Expectations of growth and an outward focus
    • The potential scale of the neighborhood church comeback


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