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The Three Things You Can Do to Reproduce More by Patrick O'Connell

Why don’t more churches multiply (reproduce)? According to Ed Stetzer and Warren Bird in their book Viral Churches:

“The quick answers are: their leaders haven't thought about it, they don’t know how to do it, and it seems difficult. Ultimately it’s because they don’t understand the importance of doing so.” (41)

I like their answer, but here’s how I would have put it…

Part Four: The Shift of the Great Collaboration

We need each other! God’s intent was that the church would be a global family, a global entity to reach ALL people, in ALL locations, at ALL times. The Church is a group of global people connected in local ways that can change the fabric of our world through interdependence and collaboration.

Part Two: How Collaboration could solve isolation in Western Europe and Southeast Asia

We need each other. God’s intent was that the church would be a global family, a global entity to reach ALL people, in ALL locations, at ALL times. And while most of us know and recognize the importance of interdependence in the economics and politics, we might not have given serious thought to how the global Church is increasingly a similar force in our lives.

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