In #worship we don't escape the real world, we introduce the real world.
God isn't looking for a trendy church that will gather people. He is looking for a transformed people who will father cities.
Pray persistently: Pray IN His PRESENCE Pray OUT your PASSION Pray THROUGH your PAIN Pray INTO your PROMISES Pray OVER the PROPHECIES
Leadership is not letting everyone do what THEY want, nor is it getting them to do what YOU want. It is leading them into what He wants.
Much of modern discipleship has focussed on making believers strong enough 2 survive culture instead of bold enough 2 transform culture.