“As statistics continue to reveal the Church’s numerical decline, the impulse of congregations and denominations is to resist, to fear, to fight against membership losses. For the sake of survival, we plead: ‘Don’t leave.’

I prefer to say, ‘Blessings as you go!’ It’s dicey to say, hard to hear, and runs the risk of sounding flippant, yet I see it as a necessary act of truth-telling for the sake of the Church.”

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