Dottie Escobedo Frank is a pastor and District Superintendent in the Desert Southwest Conference of the United Methodist Church. She is also a speaker and writer, and her work has centered on church revitalization, worship and preaching, and multicultural ministry.

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What needs to die in your church? We begin the journey of restarting your church by allowing for, even encouraging, places of death. We choose…