Not Recognizing The Downfall


The Rise and Fall of Mars Hill is a podcast about the leadership problems that plagued Mars Hill church in Seattle, Washington (and that plague many other churches). In the first episode, host Mike Cosper examines the problems that ultimately led to the church’s downfall. Instead of picking one person to blame, Cosper turns the question on all of us. Why do we not recognize when something is going wrong in the leadership of churches (Mike Cosper, “Who Killed Mars Hill?,” Christianity Today, June 21, 2021,