Most members of congregations are inattentive to both the past and the future of their congregation. They live in a very present now. An adequate doctrine of the Trinity can liberate congregations from this imprisonment in the present; it will call for visioning and planning in congregational life.
Word & World
Keifert, Patrick R. “The Trinity and Congregational Planning: Between Historical Minimum and Eschatological Maximum.” Word & World 18, no. 3 (1998): 282–90.
Keifert, Patrick R., "The Trinity and Congregational Planning: Between Historical Minimum and Eschatological Maximum" (1998). Faculty Publications. 115.