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The Goal is Church Health, and Balance Is the Key

By Rick Warren

Church health is the result of balance. Balance occurs when a church has a strategy and a structure to fulfill the five New Testament purposes for the church: worship, evangelism, fellowship, discipleship, and ministry. If you don’t have a strategy and a structure that intentionally balances the purposes, the church tends to overemphasize the purpose you as a pastor feel ....

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How Worship Can Be a Witness

By Rick Warren

The question often comes up: How can a service be both worship and seeker-friendly? At Saddleback, we believe you can have both without compromising either. When we speak of worship, we’re talking about something only believers can do. Worship is from believers to God. We magnify God’s name in worship by expressing our love and commitment to him. Unbelievers simply cannot do ....

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The Goal is Church Health, and Balance Is the Key

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When the Thrill Is Gone and the Buzz Has Faded

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How Worship Can Be a Witness

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How to Know if God Is Calling You to Ministry Leadership

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The Evolution of the Church Offering

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