3-Week Series: Double Blessing

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In his book Comeback Churches, Ed Stetzer said:

Comeback churches cast a compelling vision for outreach. They made intentional, strategic efforts to move outward.

** - The main reason a church does not grow is that it doesn’t want to grow.

Everyone in the church should be engaged in three ways:

They should be pray-ers.

Pray by name for those the church is trying to reach.

They should be bring-ers.

The first thing Andrew did was to find his brother Simon. About half the congregation will bring someone on a Friends...

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