The Hip Church

How much should a church reflect the culture around it?

Thought about that lately?

Well, church leadership types think about it, and disagree about it, all the time.

I think most of them are on board with the idea that a church should be enough like the culture around it to communicate clearly and effectively to that culture. It seems like a common sense principle, But “you know who” is in the details.

The Hip Church Band

And here’s where I share a case in point…

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Why Do We Have to Go to Church?

If you were raised in an average church-going family, you probably asked this question – maybe even with a little whiiiiine in your why. Do you remember the answer? Sure you do.

It’s the same answer you gave your kids when they asked you.

“Because I said so.”

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