Why People Don’t Ask Tough Questions in Church

Episode #851
April 30, 2024
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One of the signs of a healthy church is people asking tough questions. These questions may be theological, or they may involve life issues. When people are comfortable asking about difficult subjects, it shows trust in leadership. Thom and Sam discuss the importance of having a church culture that encourages asking hard questions.

    • People don’t ask tough questions when they don’t trust you.
    • People don’t ask tough questions when they don’t know you.
    • People don’t ask tough questions when they don’t understand you.
    • People don’t ask tough questions when they expect you to ignore them.
    • People don’t ask tough questions when they expect you to dodge them.
    • People don’t ask tough questions when they expect you to judge them.


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