Visitors come and visitors go, but successful churches create systems that make it easy for them to stay. Visitors come to church for different reasons; they may like the worship, want to hear the pastor, …Read More
Author: John Gilman II
Recently, a friend of mine began to plant a church in a city 700 miles away from his current church where he knew no one. He is either really brave or incredibly oblivious. He has …Read More
I remember watching a friend lead a church planting team that was made up of some unlikely friends.
He had a diverse team. He had 19-year-old college students, married couples in their 30’s with young …Read More
It’s tempting to waive the white flag, to throw your hands up in surrender, to the summer slump. Many churches simply resign their efforts and re-appropriate them in the fall. First on the chopping block …Read More