When Is the Right Time to Close a Church?



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Church closings

Good job, Tim. It was very important in my father's ministry to keep churches open. The EUB conference superintendent wanted to close a small rural church in the three-point charge. My father told him, if you close, the people in the community will reopen it. After my father left the charge, the conference closed the church. The people in the community reopened it. It still is open.

Stephen Mott more than 6 years ago

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