On July 16, Dr. Bob Pearle discussed his book, The Vanishing Church: Searching for significance in the 21st century, with hosts Kerby Anderson and Carmen Pate on Point of View. Dr. Pearle, who is also the pastor of Birchman Baptist Church in Fort Worth, TX, and the president of the Southern Baptists of Texas Convention, explained why he thought the evangelical church has been declining in membership over the years. He discussed what he means by a 'supermarket mentality' and offered his thoughts on how churches should actually try to attract members.
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