I had a couple of disturbing discussions this week with two different pastors who were very frustrated that the churches they serve just does not want new people in their congregation. The believe the church exists to fill their needs and have forgotten that the church exists to serve. That evangelism is not a programmatic option, its the reason the church exists, to help people establish their connection to Christ.
It is time for we as leaders to help the people learn to break through the illusion of their reality and to discover the truth. That is why this is my favorite Matrix clip:
Go ahead, take the red pill!