Why Do These Pentecostals Keep Growing? | The Exchange | Ed Stetzer

Ed StetzerMany evangelical churches and denominations are in a state of plateau or decline. Why aren’t Pentecostals? | Ed Stetzer

There are parts of the globe where the greatest church growth is happening through the Pentecostal movement. One of the most asked questions is, “In a world where the church seems to be declining in many areas, how they are bucking the trend?”

There is never one reason why a movement succeeds. But some factors rise to the surface. Pentecostals will say they are growing because the Spirit is moving in a powerful way. I get that, and actually would affirm that as part of the reason, but from a sociological perspective, other things are happening and worth exploring. Continue reading →

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