"Spiritually, the impact of Covid-19 has yet to play itself out fully because it is only when all restrictions are lifted that we will know if all our members are willing to return back to church. In summary, I would
"Jesus’s model of discipleship is relational discipleship. This can only happen when we are living in community with one another and when the local church becomes a biblically functioning community.A certain level of relationship building can be done online but
"If we want our people to come back to the onsite church, then there must be things about the onsite church that are attractive, that can’t be duplicated online.So that means our welcome must be truly strong. The worship must
"The first thing is this - crisis creates clarity. Through COVID-19, we were able to discover what is really important, and what is not so important.From a church perspective, we were supposed to have a major conference last year in
You can't preach the Gospel to an empty stomach. The Gospel is more than spiritual truth - you have to meet people at their point of need.
Shawn Bolz: "He wants many of the things that are in our hearts, even more than we do, because He put those desires there in the first place."
"We have experienced, local, native Cambodian church planters. This is something we’ve really focused on. These are people who have experience planting churches in Cambodia, and it’s quite rare.The issue is that the Cambodian church is very young. The first