Insight 243: FaithSoaring Churches Wade into Deep Waters
Congregations seeking to transform by resetting their focus and expectations stop walking around in shallow water, but wade deep in water. They move from a shallow cultural commitment to church to a deep commitment to the Triune God. Instead of every time culture and Christ conflict, culture winning, they move to where increasingly Christ wins. Ultimately Christ always wins.
Therefore, for many congregations a reset is necessary. They were established as a cultural community who had a churched background, and perhaps even a Christ background. But somewhere along the way they went shallow. More in later posts!