God can use any church, big or small. At Ocean State Church of Christ, many came and went; the church grew bigger and then smaller and then bigger. Many came on a One Year Challenge. Through it all, Jimmy Allen reminds us that God’s power works despite our weakness so that He can be glorified.

Apparently, in Rhode Island, God believed we had too many men and women. If we’d had more money and staff and better facilities, would we have boasted or at least looked at our own spiritual strength? Jesus wouldn’t let that happen. Now, if anything good would happen, it would have to be said, “HE DID IT.” And he did.

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