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To: Jim 0216
I understand what you are saying...And as I understand it with these mega-churches, after the lights are off and the cameras quit rolling, 'church' isn't over with...

The massive crowd is broken into small sections with the groups being led by asst. pastors and deacons and they carry on something like a smaller, local church might...

As can be seen from visiting many churches, people are drawn to different types of preaching perhaps perhaps depending upon their circumstances or upbringing...

125 posted on 12/20/2009 7:22:41 AM PST by Iscool (I don't understand all that I know...)
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To: Iscool
Right. Alive and thriving small groups are wonderful and essential in our lives and are also indicators of the overall health of the church.

Personally, I prefer a smaller churches. But as you say, it actually doesn't matter how big the church is if you've got good small-groups.

127 posted on 12/20/2009 7:36:11 AM PST by Jim 0216
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