Motivational Needs is a Clear Indication of Spiritual Health

In fact, one sign that many in your congregation are not regenerate is how hard you have to work to motivate them.  If an attractional ministry has gathered a congregation of Christians in name only, you will have to manipulate or coerce them into acting like followers of Jesus.

– Dever, Mark & Jamie Dunlop; The Compelling Community: Where God’s Power Makes a Church Attractive; Crossway; Wheaton, IL; Copyright 2015; Kindle Edition; Page 46