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Left Behind in a MegaChurch World
[The Post and Courier] Ruth Tucker has a new book out entitled "Left Behind in a MegaChurch World: How God Works Through Ordinary Churches". Read this review and let's hear your opinions: Part of what we perceive as failure in...

MisGuided Church Quote of the Day: The MegaChurch has No Appeal"
Interesting quote... I'll make it my quote of the day. It's a quote about today's 'megachurch': "It [the megachurch] has no depth, in most cases, theologically speaking, and has no appeal for any commitment." ...The megachurches simply wanted individuals to...

What's Right With Today's MegaChurches?
from The Wandering Heretic... I have often criticized facets of the Mega-Church model in general, and the church I attend in particular. One may rightly wonder, "If he is so unhappy there, then why does he keep going?" Sometimes I...

Debunking the Myths About MegaChurches
According to a groundbreaking research study just released by Leadership Network (http://www.leadnet.org ) and Hartford Seminary's Hartford Institute for Religion Research (http://hirr.hartsem.edu ), many of the most widely held beliefs about megachurches couldn't be farther from the truth. The Megachurches...

Willow's New Church for Hispanics
This from the Chicago Tribune: It may look like just another Sunday at the South Barrington megachurch, but the 150 or so people gathered inside this intimate chapel were singing and praying in Spanish. And unlike the so-called "unchurched" who...

Fair & Balanced for All You MegaChurch Haters: Americas Tiny Churches
I've taken much criticism here for posting things on large churches. Now, no one can say that I'm not somewhat balanced! :) This from RoadsideAmerica.com: "Tiny churches are adorable symbols of understated Christianity. For the small communities that built them,...

Megachurches: The Concerns
Michael Hines has a great blog and he recently did a very well thought-out piece on megachurches. He listed seven positives about megachurches and seven concerns he has about large churches. I thought we'd break this down into a two-part...

Megachurches: The Positives
Michael Hines has a great blog and he recently did a very well thought-out piece on megachurches. He listed seven positives about megachurches and seven concerns he has about large churches. I thought we'd break this down into a two-part...

Megachurch Pastor Has Change of Heart
Brian Burkett has re-printed part of a REV. Magazine article at his blog about Walt Kallestad and the journey he's taken as pastor of megachurch Community Church of Joy in Glendale, AZ. It's a good read... here's the link. "Kallestad...