“Steward Ship,” a practical approach

The bedrock reality of life in the rowboat church is thatGod has given the church a basic agenda... and then leftit up to the church to get on with it. ... In contrast, thedominant attitude in a sailboat church is that God can domore than we can ask or imagine.Our congregation took this question to heart. Finding ourselves in the midst of declining dividends and accelerating costs, the session … ...