Church Revitalization – California Southern Baptist Convention

News – Church Revitalization

After a year break due to COVID restrictions, California Southern Baptist Youth assembled for “Ignition,” CSBC’s annual State Youth Conference at Magnolia Church in Riverside on January 21 – 22. This year CSBC joined forced with Student Leadership University to bring the Lift Tour to the west coast. RJ McCauley, youth pastor at Magnolia Church…

Revitalization is the action of giving something new life and vitality. It is renewal, rebirth, and revival. Revitalization is important for churches and their continued effectiveness in impacting their communities with the gospel. It requires three crucial changes: A mindset change: there must be a change in the way the church thinks. A structural change:…

The Process Count the Cost was developed by California Southern Baptist Convention Executive Director Bill Agee to assist healthy churches, churches needing revitalization, and new church plants. The process is based on Luke 14:28: “For which of you, intending to build a tower, does not sit down first and count the cost, whether he has…

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Count the Cost is an excellent process for new or existing churches “wanting to be strong and healthy”

Despite continued strength in attendance, active participation in church programs and international mission trips, Greg Roper, Senior Pastor of Trinity Southern Baptist Church, Fresno, CA. and other leaders determined about three years ago the congregation was only growing inward and needed to refocus.