Evangelist Vance Havner said before his home going:
“Our churches are sound – sound asleep!”
That is too harsh, of course. Many of our churches are wide awake – winning souls to Christ, teaching and training people, and growing.
But sadly, some churches are dying, and many pastors are discouraged. Meanwhile the battle for faith, family and freedom seems to be losing ground every day.
What can be done to reverse this trend?
The Word of God has the answer.
“And that, knowing the time, that now it is high time to awake out of sleep: for now is our salvation nearer than when we believed.” — Romans 13:11
As the Apostle Peter neared the end of his life, the world was in bad shape and getting worse. Note what he wrote:
Arise Ministry has a fivefold ministry to help accomplish this goal: