I’ve never forgotten a question a young woman asked me in the first few months after we had begun our church. She couldn’t understand why, when there are churches all over town, some of which are more than half empty on a Sunday morning, we were starting something new. She looked and me and said “do you really think Little Rock needs another church?”
We’ve just been through a pretty big transition as a church. Many of you helped make the transition possible. You helped move stuff. You were one of the people who made sure we had sound and lights and video and technology working. You invited friends and neighbors to visit us. You were part of getting our new home looking good. You helped plan our celebration. You’ve stepped in to help ministe...
So, I don’t know what you thought as you left church last Sunday, but I left thinking “that was a pretty special morning.”
We still have a few things to figure out and to get right as we move forward, but for a first Sunday in a new space, it felt like home – apart from trying to figure out where each of us wants our new worship center seats to be!