An emotionally frail pastor's wife pleads with her husband to find a new career. A burned-out pastor is about to face a forced resignation. A struggling church is nearing the end of its lifecycle. All too often, these scenarios end in broken hearts lying beneath piles of rubble. What if a miracle occurred instead?
Who Killed My Church? opens a stained glass window into the realities of what happens inside houses of worship all across America, perhaps even in your own. Take an emotional journey with some gutsy people who believe that the aging bride of Christ has not lost her beauty. Their journey will inspire you. What they do, however, may challenge you to go and do likewise.
Green Street Baptist Church has fallen on hard times. Members are leaving, the banker is knocking on the door, and everyone wants to know, "Who killed my church?" It's the same question people are asking all across America, as church after church enters the struggle for survival. When all the trends are down, is there any hope?
Who Killed My Church? is a simple story about some gutsy people who believe that the bride of Christ is worth fighting for. They don't mince words. Their ideas are highly unconventional. Some believe that their plans are too risky, even leaning on the side of crazy. But when there's nothing left to lose, why not take a shot at winning? Follow Pete, Monica, Markus, Bender, and the rest of Green Street on an emotional journey into a very familiar environment. Though they exist in a fictional realm, you may be convinced that you've seen these characters walking the hallways of your own church. One might even look like you. Follow them as they race against a ticking clock to save what matters most to the heart of God.
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