Jottings – Autopsy of a Deceased Church


…when church members increasingly demand their own preferences, the church is steadily not becoming the church. It is therefore neither surprising nor unexpected, at least from an observer’s point of view, when the church closes its doors. The church really died before then because its members refused to be the church.


Rainer, Thom S. Autopsy of a Deceased Church: 12 Ways to Keep Yours Alive. Nashville, TN: B&H Publications, 2014. 52. Print.



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Jottings – The Church Does Not Teach, It Is Taught


Commenting on John 16:13 and Acts 2:42 ~


The church does not teach; it is taught.


Hole, F. B. “Acts.” STEM Publishing. N.d. Web. Accesed March 13, 2015. Available here.



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