8. People come to church for a variety of reasons but they stay for one reason: Relationships.

 

9. It is difficult to destroy terrorist movements because they operate in cells. Cell groups are nearly indestructible.

 

10. Because there is nothing to keep cells from multiplying there is nothing to keep churches from growing.

 

11. Cell groups will flourish in every culture because relationship-building is a basic human need.

 

12. New Testament faith enables us to walk where there is no visible means of support.

 

Dr. David Sobrepeña is the founding pastor of the Word of Hope Church in Manila, Philippines.  He pastors a congregation of 13,000 members with more than 3,000 cell groups that meet each week.  Dr. Sobrepeña is also overseer of some 3,500 churches as Superintendent of the Assemblies of God in the Philippines.


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