Church Executive, October 2012, Volume 11, Issue 10CURRENT ISSUE Friday, October 5th, 2012
CE Interview: Randy Valimont, Senior Pastor, Griffin First Assembly of God, Griffin, GA
At Griffin First Assembly of God, the motto is “One church can change the world.” Randy Valimont, lead pastor since 1993, believes that when a church has a big vision with eternal impact, there are people who will want to support it with big money.
By Rez Gopez-Sindac
Benevolence: The right help given the right way
Churches usually resort to the dictionary when they must define ‘need.’
By Frank Sommerville
Carpets have come a long way under foot
Some things don’t change much when it comes to choosing carpet for the church.
By Ronald E. Keener
The emerging megapolitan church
America is a land of wide open spaces, vast expanses with enough room for buffalo to roam.
By Sam S. Rainer III
By Mark Mohler
By Dan Miller
SPECIAL SECTION: Stagecraft and Rigging
Setting the stage for impact
By Jonathan Malm
How to create an engaging worship space
By Duke DeJong
The house is ‘rigged’
By Harvey Sweet