God gives the growth

“I planted, Apollos watered, but God gave the growth” (1 Corinthians 3:6, ESV).

What, you might ask, is the problem Paul is concerned about in this verse? The answer is, a very human and very contemporary problem.

There is more literature out there on church growth than oil wells in Texas and kudzu in Tennessee. Every mega church guru has written a book or produced a DVD on his church growth technique. Continue reading “God gives the growth”