Some Christians in our day assume that we can, or should, change the church to meet the demands of the culture. Others give little thought to the church, treating it as potentially helpful but ultimately unnecessary part of their lives. Church hopping, or failing to commit to any church, is, sadly, not uncommon. In this series, David Platt explores God’s design for the church, identifying twelve biblical traits that should mark every church. The church is the bride of Christ and the means through which Christ intends for disciples to be made among all nations.