I am the director of a ministry called Team Orphans that provides adoption grants to international children with special needs. I also direct an orphan ministry at my local church, Rockford Reformed.
Agreed! We recently moved our family from a large church to a smaller one. My husband and I, after 6 years of not being able to use our gifts, are now using our gifts in service on a weekly basis...
I think this is the best one yet! Without close relationships in our congregation and community, people will start just staying home and watching their favorite pastor online!! In a small church,...posted on: Going Deep in the Pastorate
You're right on!!!! Growing up in a small church, I was able to play the piano and serve in the nursery and teach VBS starting at 11 years old! Even young teens weren't spectators. What valuable...posted on: Next World Leaders in Your Small Church?
I grew up in a small, rural church and I never thought it was "least". I'm so thankful that our pastor and elders didn't think it was "least" either. They led well and taught the Word- whether to...posted on: To the Least of These