The 10 Biggest Small Mistakes Churches Make – Failure to “Guard the Gate”

First installment in this series. It's a little longer than I'd hoped…but hopefully somewhat worthwhile. Great suggestions for future posts in this series. Keep them coming! By the way, sorry for the wind blasts from time to time…it was great to be outside though 🙂

Dr. Tim Spivey is Pastor of New Vintage Church in Escondido, California. He is the author of numerous articles and one book, "Jesus: The Powerful Servant." A sought after speaker for events, Tim also serves as Adjunct Professor of Religion at Pepperdine University. Tim serves as a church consultant, and his writings are featured on numerous websites, including:, Church Executive magazine, Faith Village, Sermon Central, and Giving Rocket.

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