It starts like this:
“Churches tell me they want to grow and they can’t understand why they aren’t growing. They see themselves as “friendly.” They are “welcoming.” They specialize in “hospitality.”
Or do they? Do we? There are a lot of good church people out there who are sabotaging our ministry as people who model our lives after Jesus.” Read on…
As always, Jan has quite a challenge for the church. Being friendly is not the same thing as practicing radical hospitality.