Every once in a while, I find someone who writes or speaks the things that I’m thinking about. And to be honest, I’m thinking and pondering these things and wondering if I’m just being negative. I mean, who wants to be a glass half empty type person?
Everyone and every church tend to think they are “missional.” Even their church programs are geared towards being “missional”. The truth, however, is, its just a word. Your church programs are still just that…programs… sorry. Let’s not confuse mission and discipleship.
Anyways, here is an article from Mike Breen, which is entitled: Why The Missional Movement Will Fail.