While a string of annual reports have shown an increasing number of baptisms, a rise in church membership, and growth in attendance in worship and Sunday School, those figures offer a false sense of security when viewed against a background of real population growth.
Ernest Easley, pastor of Roswell Street Church in Marietta, and Cliff Tyler, first vice president-investments and senior financial advisor with Merrill Lynch in Atlanta, are new members of the Board of Directors of The Christian Index.
The Open Door By J. Robert White, Executive Director, GBC Published January 15, 2004
Recently I visited a posh office in an Atlanta high-rise office building with a couple of friends. As we rode the elevator back down to the street level, one of my friends said, "You know that you have arrived when your office is in a building so tall that your ears pop every time you ride up or down on the elevator."