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2 POSTS 0 COMMENTSWes lives in South Austin with his wife, Sarah, and daughter, Emerald. He serves as band director and lead guitarist for Jimmy McNeal, and is a resident in the Austin Stone Worship studio with Kyle Lent.
A partnership of Southern Baptist pastors and laypeople has formed in response to what it considers theologically liberal trends in the SBC. The group is essentially calling for a new conservative resurgence.
There is a trend happening in churches. Families are attending church less frequently. In most cases, families that used to attend twice a month are now attending church once a month. Families that used to come once a month are now only showing up at Christmas and Easter.
When it comes to planting a church, says Josh Gagnon, "Models will come and go, but the gospel remains the same.” The question is, how can your church most effectively reach your particular community?