By J.D. Greear, Pastor of The Summit Church in Raleigh-Durham, NC
The past few years have been challenging for the Southern Baptist Convention—looking at the data, we cannot deny this. Many of our churches have seen their memberships dwindle, and more than a few are expected to close their doors in the next few years. We hear a lot about baptism numbers decreasing. And our budgeting shortfalls have led to something few of us thought we’d ever see—bringing more than 1,000 IMB personnel home from the field.
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