Christian Books, Bibles, Music & More - 1.888.395.0572
Call our Toll Free Number:
Find us on:
Follow Us On 

Twitter!   Join Us On Facebook!

Christian Bookstore .Net is a leading online Christian book store.

Shop Christian Books, Bibles, Jewelry, Church Supplies, Homeschool Curriculum & More!

QUIT "GOING" TO CHURCH... [Paperback]

By Steven L Rogers (Author)
Our Price $ 12.74  
Retail Value $ 14.99  
You Save $ 2.25  (15%)  
Item Number 105190  
Buy New $12.74

Item Specifications...

Pages   168
Est. Packaging Dimensions:   Length: 5.51" Width: 8.5" Height: 0.38"
Weight:   0.48 lbs.
Binding  Softcover
Release Date   Mar 1, 2007
Publisher   Xulon Press
ISBN  1602661766  
EAN  9781602661769  

Availability  68 units.
Availability accurate as of Oct 24, 2016 12:04.
Usually ships within one to two business days from La Vergne, TN.
Orders shipping to an address other than a confirmed Credit Card / Paypal Billing address may incur and additional processing delay.

Item Description...
QUIT "GOING" TO CHURCH...And other Musings of a Former Institutional Man by Steven L. Rogers Here is another voice in the growing ranks of those who are rethinking what it means to be a follower of Jesus Christ in the 21st Century. Author Steve Rogers calls for Christ-followers to abandon excluding traditions and attitudes that have created a destructive us vs. them dichotomy that causes many Christians to huddle in enclaves of institutional Christianity and cultural irrelevance. He invites us, rather, to enter through the "narrow gate" into the kingdom of God that is living one's life to feed the hungry, help the poor, clothe the naked, liberate the oppressed, love neighbors, and be peacemakers. Readers are challenged to stop merely "going" to church and hoping they go to heaven when they die and concentrate, rather, on being the Church in day to day life by simply loving God and others-no more and no less. Steven L. Rogers, was "raised in a church pew," a preacher's kid in a conservative, Pentecostal denomination. After a life changing experience with people involved in the Jesus Movement in 1970, Steve left the drug using counter culture he had embraced while a freshman at a state university and transferred to a denominationally sponsored Bible College earning a B.A. in Pastoral Theology. Steve, along with his wife Sally, served in that denomination as pastors, missionaries, church planters and denominational position holders for 34 years. In 2005, Steve took a sabbatical from his pastorate to re-examine what it means to be a follower of Jesus Christ. This soul searching led him to resign his denominational affiliation. He is now post-denominationally devoted to reshaping the current theological, ecclesiastical, spiritual and social landscape through writing and speaking. Steve and Sally have a son and daughter and three grandchildren. Steve's web blog is

Buy QUIT "GOING" TO CHURCH... by Steven L Rogers from our Christian Books store - isbn: 9781602661769 & 1602661766

The team at Christian Bookstore .Net welcome you to our Christian Book store! We offer the best selections of Christian Books, Bibles, Christian Music, Inspirational Jewelry and Clothing, Homeschool curriculum, and Church Supplies. We encourage you to purchase your copy of QUIT "GOING" TO CHURCH... by Steven L Rogers today - and if you are for any reason not happy, you have 30 days to return it. Please contact us at 1-877-205-6402 if you have any questions.

More About Steven L Rogers

Register your artisan biography and upload your photo! Sgt. Rogers is a 22 year veteran with the Nutley New Jersey Police Dept. He is president of the New Jersey Community Policing Association.

Steven L. Rogers currently resides in Nutley, in the state of New Jersey. Steven L. Rogers was born in 1951.

Are You The Artisan or Author behind this product?
Improve our customers experience by registering for an Artisan Biography Center Homepage.

Product Categories
1Books > Special Features > New & Used Textbooks > Humanities > Religious Studies > Christianity   [2832  similar products]
2Books > Subjects > Religion & Spirituality > Christianity > Christian Living > General   [31520  similar products]
3Books > Subjects > Religion & Spirituality > Christianity > Christian Living   [0  similar products]

Similar Products
So You Don
So You Don't Want To Go To Church Anymore
Item: 99302

Pagan Christianity?
Pagan Christianity?
Item: 64315

Untold Story Of The New Testament Church
Untold Story Of The New Testament Church
Item: 15758

What's So Amazing About Grace?
Item: 16820

Reviews - What do our customers think?
Great Eye-Opening Read!  Mar 7, 2008
What a breath of fresh air for anyone who is tired of the institutional, impractical and irrelivant system called organized Christianity. However, the title is a bit misleading; Rogers isn't telling people to "quit going to church" as much as he is saying that people need to start "being the church." Every person I've referred this book to has loved it. Great read!
Two 'Thumbs Up' for Quit "Going" To Church  Jun 14, 2007
What a breath of fresh air! Instead of another load of gloom and doom piled onto the shoulders of God-seekers; here, at last, comes a book that is truly "good news." Too be sure, the author, Steven L. Rogers, is a very gifted and "edgy" writer. His two chapters entitled "Good News?" and "The Conclusion Is Inclusion" are especially riveting. They are an appeal to the church to reevaluate its "us verses them" exclusionary message and, instead, emphasize the "good news" to our 21st century world. Many guilt-ridden God-seekers will breath easier after reading this one.
Be free from the pressures of the institution and serve God  Apr 25, 2007
Steve Rogers is a gifted communicator with a timely message. That message: you can quit going to church because you are the church! The church is anywhere there are two or more believers. Real church happens and thrives amidst authentic relationships. You don't have to be dragged down, shamed, guilted, and burdened by a thousand legalistic laws that the institutional church puts on you in order to keep their system going. You don't have to "get with the program" to be a Christ follower. You can be free to serve God the way you were meant to. This is a refreshing book that gives hope to those who sense there is something more than just going through the motions Sunday after Sunday, going to some building, singing some songs, taking up an offering, and listening to some guy talk for thirty minutes and then going home. It's a book about expreincing and walking with the authentic Christ everyday, all day, anywhere you may be.

Write your own review about QUIT "GOING" TO CHURCH...

Customer Support: 1-888-395-0572
Welcome to Christian Bookstore .Net

Our team at Christian Bookstore .Net would like to welcome you to our site. Our Christian book store features over 150,000 Christian products including Bibles, Christian music, Christian books, jewelry, church supplies, Christian gifts, Sunday school curriculum, purity rings, homeschool curriculum and many other items to encourage you in your walk with God. Our mission is to provide you with quality Christian resources that you can benefit from and share with others. The best part is that our complete selection of Christian books and supplies is offered at up to 20% off of retail price! Please call us if you have any questions or need assistance in ordering at 1-888-395-0572. Have a blessed day.

Terms & Conditions | Privacy Policy | Site Map | Customer Support