With 80-90% of all churches either in a plateau or in decline, church revitalization is a vital ministry for most pastors. In this episode of Knowing God Podcast, John and Caleb introduce the topic of church revitalization. The goal for all churches, regardless of age and where they are on the life cycle, is to be healthy. Thus, pastors who are church revitalizers are often pointing their congregations to greater health so that they might be more faithful to the Great Commission.
- Defining “revitalization”
- Metrics for health
- Why revitalization is extremely difficult
- This is a stewardship issue