Ecclesiastical negativity; biblical uncertainty; theological infidelity; spiritual unrest; and the thirst for cultural relevancy.
Point of Clarification: dystopia is an imagined place or state where everything is considered unpleasant or bad. I chose that word because it seems to really typify the sentiment of most ECM leadership about the local church today. Therefore, it seems that the ECM adherents are desperately looking to invoke change to accommodate their pomo-sensibilities. After all, postmodernism has become the new hermeneutic by which the ECM interprets Scripture rather than Scripture being the true hermeneutic which clearly interprets postmodern culture.