“Capitalism is Killing the Small Church”

This explanation rings true to me, if only because it also works to explain similar declines in secular organizations that also rely on volunteer labor. The options the article lays out amount to (1) admit defeat and join the capitalists, professionalizing and commodifying our ministry; or (2) fight for our survival by joining the socialist struggle.

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