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  • I do wonder, does proclamation of the word of God have to be limited to a worship service?  Indeed the pure preaching of the Word is one of the marks of the church but is the worship service the...

  • I wonder if we too easily assume that the second service is the best way to spiritually benefit people today.

    The reality is an institutional worship service doesn’t stimulate as much...

  • I like Verlyn Verbrugge's comments because they are forward thinking.

    We can lament the low attendance of second services for the next 20 years and not make any progress.  We need to start...

  • Programs and ministries are nice and beneficial but I think what young adults (and all humans) really want is community.  They want to be part of a group of people that goes through life together...

  • I like the way you think, Dave.  I'm probably preaching to the choir here.  In my expeirence young adults do not feel trusted, valued, or encouraged.   Sure they feel valued that they attend...

  • I'd love to be part of this discussion....I am a young adult and I was hired at Fresno CRC specifically to minister to young adults.  This is a topic very near to my heart