Many churches know they have a problem and are serious about solving the issues through revitalization.Thom and Mark discuss the many positives behind a revitalizing church partnering with a healthier church.
- Leaders can learn much from a healthier church.
- Churches can share resources.
- The pastor of the revitalizing church needs a listening ear.
- Church members of the revitalizing church can see different models and approaches to ministry.
- It can help the revitalizing church face reality.
- Cooperation is biblical. Competition is not.
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Revitalize & Replant is sponsored by the North American Mission Board and ChurchReplanters.com. More than 10% of churches in North America are at risk of closing and the North American Mission Board is committed to reversing this trend by decreasing the death rate of existing churches while simultaneously increasing the birth rate of new churches. To learn more about what it means to become a replanting pastor or to explore resources for replanting and revitalization in your own church, visit ChurchReplanters.com.
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