[220 words] The church is built of men and women, not bricks and mortar. As such, it can never be any more faithful or effective than the individual members that comprise it. The Lord’s church in any community will reflect the sins and attitudes of its members. • If it is a growing church, it is because YOU attended regularly with your family and actively urged others to attend as well. • If it is an active church, it is because YOU give your time to the program of work. • If it is a friendly church, it is because… Log in or Register to save this content for later.