Church Planting and Revitalization
We should not leave the sheep where we found them. That would be a dereliction of duty.
God’s desire is to reach the nations for his glory through church planting.
How do you know which issues are essential and which are not? Which hill are you willing to die on?
The institutionalized structure of denominations at least lessens the biblical responsibility of a local church to equip ministers of reconciliation with the message of reconciliation.
Mark Dever asks church planter Mike McKinley about the travails of planting and why we should plant churches WITHOUT a vision statement.
How do you preach for change in a church with social gospel roots? Ken Jones, pastor of Greater Union Baptist Church in Compton, CA, takes the hot seat across from Mark Dever on the shape of reform in African-American churches.