The church does not exist to give us an audience for our ideas, projects or egos. It exists to fulfill Christ’s purposes.
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The church belongs to Jesus.
It is not owned by its denomination, its donors, its members, its staff or its lead pastor.
Jesus said he would build his church – and he’s not about to give up that ownership to us or our ideas.
As a pastor, this is a lesson I need to remind ...