Remember when we were still counting? I'm not that keen on revisiting those days, but they serve as a reminder of how not to do it.
The Ablaze! counter disappeared when the LCMS website was redone a while back. The once often-heard maxim "hell is hot and time is short," combined with snapping fingers, disappeared at about the same time. Evangelizing the world is an important task, and how you go about that task is equally important. Maybe the whole "movement" was actually designed by Rev. Bill:
photo credit: Thomas Hawk