If we do not quickly revise our strategy in order to train and equip an army of national leaders and support them as they plant indigenous churches, then we will continue to give more money and get less results.
The IMB had one of the best communications teams in the denomination. With one fell swoop, most of them are now gone or will be in the next three months. These are men and women who have devoted their lives to the ministry of “telling the story.”
The theater of the convention [SBC] does not really permit the opportunity for a fair and dignified exchange of ideas.
It appears that our system of checks and balances is insufficient. In some cases the information is being withheld. In other cases the information is available but not widely disseminated.
To declare God’s glory is to talk about His greatness. God is great, and He is more than worthy of all praise and glory.