The last thing I say at the end of every one of our church’s Membership classes (GH 101) is, “As soon as you sign this church covenant, it ceases to be about you. You join arms with this church and turn outwardly together.
I believe that. The church doesn’t exist for itself, but for the lost.
Pastor Daryl Cornett captures this well in a recent blog post…
We need to get over people who are chronically unfaithful and uninvolved. We need to stop strategizing how to get them back. We need to care for these folks as well, but at some point we need to cut them loose and go invite others. The lost are all around us. They need to always be our first and greatest passion.
It’s a message the church needs to hear, loud and clear.Read Daryl’s Full Article