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Restoring The Church

Initially Restoring the Church ORGanization was established to call attention to the growing problem of decay and decline of the small community churches of America, plus provide support (tools) and encouragement for their recovery.

Below are comments on how prior to the pandemic,  churches of America were becoming the seven churches mentioned in the Biblical book of Revelation.   However the COVID 19 pandemic has become a top priority of this site, please spend some time looking at COVID 19 pages.

Yet, also please view the failures of the “Seven Churches”. 

The original purpose of Restoring-the-Church.ORG is about encouraging churches to examine themselves and if their church has “left first love” or another reason identified by Christ in his address to the Seven Churches in Revelation they must REPENT and return to CHRIST!

Rev 2:4-5 Nevertheless I have somewhat against thee, because thou hast left thy first love [5] Remember therefore from whence thou art fallen, and repent, and do the first works; or else I will come unto thee quickly and will remove thy candlestick out of his place, except thou repent. (kjv)

Also See Info on:  Responding to the COVID-19 Pandemic

Restoring the Church to its First Love

A major factor in restoring the church to health is  about  acknowledging their failure and  returning to their first love  through repenting.  For a church to be restored it requires the leadership to first examine their own hearts.  Here

Click Link below for tools to help with this examination!

Restoring a Dying Church

Mid – COVID-19 Pandemic

Click for info COVID-10 Pandemic Effect

Also take a look at the following posts which contain suggestions and ideas on how a small local community church cannot only survive, but prosper :

Use the “contact” form and let us know what type of help your church needs to become a “Light on a Hill” for your community.

Posts

Status Quo
Status Quo is a general tendency for people to embrace the way that things have ...
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Connecting in the Pandemic
This post and the other posts below are simple "seed planting" ideas to encourage churches ...
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Church FaceBook Page
Creating a Facebook page for your church is simple and is ideal way of keeping ...
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FaceBook Live
Facebook Live for Churches Facebook has become a dominant and accessible live streaming site, and ...
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Communication is Critical
Communication is always important in any organization especial a church, which historically has been "face ...
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Zoom for Small Groups
Getting Started Zoom is a great product for both "virtual" and "on-site" discipleship and small ...
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Small Church Rebirth
About 80% of American churches are under a hundred members, with a pastor as a ...
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