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Becoming a Healthy Congregation Matthew 16:16-18 Session One Outline. Dr. Vernon C. Walton. 1. Questions For Consideration. What is a healthy church?. What does a healthy church look like?. What are the signs of declining church health?. 1. Questions For Consideration.

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Becoming a healthy congregation matthew 16 16 18 session one outline

Becoming a Healthy Congregation

Matthew 16:16-18

Session One Outline

Dr. Vernon C. Walton


1. Questions For Consideration

What is a healthy church?

What does a healthy

church look like?

What are the signs of

declining church health?


How do i aide or hinder a church in being healthy

1. Questions For Consideration

What are the key elements

of a healthy church?

How do I aide or hinder

a church in being healthy?


2. How Did We Get Here?

*Growing concerns about

"the church"

What if anything concerns you about

the Local or Universal Church?

Lets Talk about it


The implication

2. How Did We Get Here?

*Member vs. Disciple

Members join institutions

SOLELY while Disciples

join the FAMILY

*The Implication

If Something is HEALTHY it has

potential to be UNHEALTHY


3. What Is The Church?

Jesus was the first to mention the Church Matt 16:16-18

 The word "Church" comes from Greek term "ekklesia"

ekklesia = An Assembly and To Call Out or Called Out Ones


3. What Is The Church?

The New Testament Church is a body of believers who have been called

out from the world by God to live as

His people under the authority of Jesus Christ

Ephesians 1:22-23


3. What Is The Church?

The Body Of Christ began in Acts 2 on the Day of Pentecost though the work of the

Holy Spirit and shall continue until the day of the rapture


4. The Purpose of the Church

Minister to Believers and Non Believers

The Church comes together (assembles) to bring each member to spiritual maturity

Ephesians 4:13


4. The Purpose of the Church

Minister to Believers and Non Believers

The Church reaches out (scatters) to spread the love of Christ and the gospel message to unbelievers in the world

  Matt 28:18-20


4. The Purpose of the Church

Minister to Believers and Non Believers

The Church is Gods vehicle for carrying out His purposes on earth

The Church is the Body Of Christ  

1Cor.12:27


5. A Biblical Model for The Church

A Biblical Model for The church

Acts 2:37-47

What do you see in this model???

Lets Talk


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