What the church needs today is not more machinery or better, not new organizations or more and novel methods, but men whom the Holy Ghost can use—men of prayer, men mighty in prayer. The Holy Ghost does not flow through methods, but through men. He does not anoint plans, but men—men of prayer.- Preacher and Prayer
And in regards to the church and their pastor....
A prepared heart is much better than a prepared sermon. A prepared heart will make a prepared sermon.- Power Through Prayer
Therefore the measure of our church's success isn't assessed on the size of buildings and budgets, but rather on it's ability to develop and form men and women whose lives are consumed by the love of Christ and who manifest a deep, abiding dependance upon Him.