The Because Approach
Biblical strategy for missional churches.

6. Relevance.

Many people reject Christianity by saying ‘it’s lovely that you’ve got your faith/religion but I don’t need it / it’s not my thing’. The challenge is to show people that Christ is more than ‘their thing’ — he is their King and relevant to life now and for eternity.


Step 6 looks at the biblical mandate for showing the relevance of Christianity to everyday life. It gives practical ways both churches and individuals can relate faith to those who we've built relationships with in steps 4 and 5.

Download the Relevance action guide

Useful websites

  1. Culturewatch
    Be aware of developments in our culture — understand them from a Christian point of view
  2. London Institute for Contemporary Christianity
    Equips Christians to engage biblically and relevantly with the issues they face