Do you ever wonder ...
Why is life in the church so fraught with pain, if it’s full of followers of Jesus?
After 20 yrs of ministry life, serving with church staffs and missions teams and ministry teams, this is the question Kristi Stephens asked me to reflect on. She is in the midst of considering the letters to the 7 churches in Revelation. Click here to read how we answered this question yesterday.
Then I'd love to hear from you:
Why do you think life in the church can be the very setting that is most challenging for many believers?
Many people decide to avoid the potential for pain by staying out of church family life or on the outer edges, thinking that's "safe"; how does God want us to respond?
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