1 The art of living together
2 The art of sacrificial sharing
3 The art of releasing gifts
4 The art of imparting faith
5 The art of peacekeeping
6 The art of welcoming strangers
7 The art of suffering together
” I planted the seed, Apollos watered it, but God has been making it grow.” – 1 Corinthians 3:6 (NIV)
There has been much talk about “the organic church” in recent years. While there are some overlaps, explanations vary. Since there is yet any concurrence on this matter, I might as well throw in my view too!
All churches desire growth. But not all churches pursue growth the same way. Simply put, churches approach growth in one of two ways – organic or inorganic.