Following Covid-19, many pastors are struggling with the fact that many in their congregation are not coming back, or not coming back to liturgies. What does this tell us about what it means to lead a church? Why do we gather?
Like most other churches in the country, we had just shuttered the doors of the church for the first time in a hundred years. I took a deep breath and jokingly announced: “Live from my bedroom, it’s Sunday morning.”