Faith and Spreadsheets

I’ve been noticing something. A mainline church either moves out of its current location or closes.  Soon there after, an evangelical church or an immigrant church buys up the property. Here’s the interesting thing: the mainline churches moves out because the community is no longer sustainable or the building is too much for a shrinking congregation.  Long story short, the mainline community is low on finances. But the evangelical community or the group of immigrants that want to start a church are not swimming in money either.  Most of these folk are working class.  But somehow they are able to … Continue reading Faith and Spreadsheets