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August 2014: Attender or Member?

volume 35, Issue 8
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From The Editor

Does Membership Matter?

Does Membership Matter?

Encouraging a deeper commitment

Theme

What Do You Expect?

What Do You Expect?Subscriber Access Only

If you set the bar low for church membership, don't be surprised when people fail to commit.
Beyond a Club

Beyond a ClubSubscriber Access Only

We needed a model of church membership that truly shaped the way we lived.
A Metric that Matters

A Metric that Matters

Why we've stopped counting members and started tracking "active attenders."

PARSE

A More Beautiful Bible

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Pastor, Church, & Law Volume 2

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