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We are nearing the end of our journey with Thom S. Rainer, through his book Autopsy of a Deceased Church – 12 Ways to Keep Yours Alive. In this episode Rainer begins to draw his final points neatly together.
In Chapter 10: The Church had no Purpose, he talks about a great sports team, that, against all odds, won the big final match. They did so, “Because they clearly understood their purpose. They clearly understood how to carry out their purpose.” Rainer found “that this was certainly not the case with those churches that were dying.”…
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