Check out the first few paragraphs from Intentional Churches new book:
The local church is a miracle. It’s a divine strategy that in human terms simply doesn’t make sense. Why would the almighty God of the universe bring his Son to earth and then leave it up to us to make
sure everyone hears the good news of Christ? Was this his chosen strategy? Really? He put the greatest message to be told in our feeble
hands, and immediately trouble broke out.
The early church began with a promise of power as the Holy Spirit came upon them on the day of pentecost. Right away it was evident this was something special. Peter, John, and the rest of the apostles spoke boldly about Jesus, even in the face of opposition. Miracles were common and generosity was the standard. The city of Jerusalem was transformed, and thousands were being saved!
You’ve got to read this book! Get it HERE.