For congregations to transform 20 to 25 percent of the active adults must be on a deep spiritual and missional journey in their personal lives, and see their congregation as their place of gathering and scattering that enhances the impact of their individual journey.
Community is important. Congregational community is extremely important. Beyond the core group of people on a deep spiritual and missionary journey, another 20 to 25 percent of people in the congregation community must be preparing or pursuing a deep spiritual and missional journey. Without this the overall journey of the congregation may be too shallow.