Insight 270: FaithSoaring Churches Eliminate Entitlement [Part A]
Congregations seeking to transform are willing to eliminate anything that appears to be claiming an entitlement that is not part of the core mission of the congregation. One type of entitlement is programs, ministry, and activities that have existed for five to seven years or more and feel they have the right to always exist and be funded by the congregation.
Second is space. Some people feel their class or program are entitled to a certain room in the facilities, and to decorate and set up this space as they desire, and no one has the right to change it.