What Can the Pietists Teach Us About Spiritual Renewal?
I love the church, pastors, and church leaders. And I love Christ and his cause. My fire is that churches and church leaders would flourish! However, I believe that the Western church largely falters in spiritual and missional vitality. There’s a crisis of piety—what I call the devout life—heartfelt devotion to Christ and his cause. On The State of Discipleship in the United States, the 2015 Barna Report stated that only 1 percent of pastors say, “Today’s churches are doing v