1) "A prayer-meeting will always tell the true interest of the church-members in spiritual and eternal things. The prayer-meeting is as the pulse to the body; it denotes the true spiritual condition of the church. A lifeless church has no relish for the prayer-meetings." - Ellen G. White2) What percentage of the church's time/budget is devoted to mission, both local and global- teaching/learning about mission, equipping, sending, supporting etc.
Arthur, That is really true, even though it came from Ellen G. White.