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Tired of the Entertainment Church?
Tired of the Consumer Church?
Both are geared to keep the people happy and coming back, so as to maintain the infrastructure.
Many young followers of Jesus may be tiring of this. That's good!
Joseph Mattera, writing in Charisma Magazine, believes things may be changing in 2020. Wouldn't this be hopeful? Mattera writes:
"The crowd-based CEO model of church continues to disillusion young people looking for true community, authenticity and a people to call family. Those viewing the profound discipleship movement that is christianizing nations like China and Iran (without big buildings, budgets, social media