Church as Business (Driscoll)

 "The assumption that everyone is a customer to be marketed to is a great pitfall for those who proclaim the gospel, because we tend to cast God as a product, and as mainstream a product as possible.  After all, scriptural teaching about the curse, death as the wages of sin, the flooding of the earth,… Continue reading Church as Business (Driscoll)

The McDonaldization of the Church

I just ILL'd this book, and it is proving to be quite provocative.  John Drane argues that the church has been "McDonaldized" (he draws on George Ritzer's earlier book, The McDonaldization of Society).  Here's a blurb (yes, I realize that the blog world isn't helping us get out of McDonaldization, but this blog is calling… Continue reading The McDonaldization of the Church