What if you don’t make particular people your target group for your church- but make the Trinity your target group, then God will come, and bring His friends.
Luke’s description of the work of the Spirit – it’s a prophetic empowerment for ministry, not lying down.
Don’t create systems that create dependences. If you want to destroy a movement – don’t make it easily reproducible.We believe in the priesthood of all believers, but it’s largely a doctrine not a practice. As long as you’re wearing a collar it speaks louder than your words. You’re representing the institution. It’s very hard to get a person to understand something when their salary depends on not understanding it.