I’ve been caught in the trap of education as a way to conversion, but deep in my heart I know that this isn’t the case. Belonging before believing is the key, as Robert McCarty from NCCYM says. But that’s a story for another time.
Pleas enjoy a blog post from a friend from college, Emilie. She has a great message, and I hope you are reminded of why we do what we do as ministers… and where we’re called to go from here!
As people working in the Church, we know that Church attendance is dwindling. We know the numbers of Atheists, Agnostics, and particularly “Nones” (those who don’t claim any religion) are on the rise. We know we need to do something about it. The question is, what? Until recently, I was of the mind that we […]