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5 Bad Reasons to Leave Church

leavechurchRelevant Magazine op-ed by pastor and church planter, Aaron Loy, explains “five really bad reasons for leaving church.”

Loy writes: “While there are some good reasons for leaving a church, there are a lot more bad ones. As a pastor, I hear some of them every now and then as people walk out the door. As a church planter, I hear them constantly as people walk in the door.”

Here are the five “really bad reasons” according to Loy:

1. “I’m not being fed.”

2. “It’s getting too big.”

3. “I don’t agree with everything that is being preached.”

4. “My needs aren’t being met.”

5. Unresolved conflict.

Read the full article here.