What Kind of Church?
by Paul Hazelden


What sort of Church do we want? More importantly, what kind of Church does God want? These questions are important, and especially so if a church is considering church planting.

The following points are not intended as a complete description of the ideal church, but as a statement of priorities. These are things which seem to be vital if we are going to make a serious attempt to live as Christ's Body on Earth. They are not listed in any particular order.

1.   Characteristics

A healthy church...

2.   Meetings

The style of the meetings is primarily relaxed and informal. The people believe things like...

3.   Other Helpful Resources

It would be helpful, in addition to the list above, to have the following.

The logo should suggest ideas such as the following.



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