Simple Church Growth Strategies For Building Community

There is a quote from Pastor Rick Warren. “Growing churches focus on reaching receptive people. Non-growing churches focus on re-enlisting inactive people.” – Pastor Rick Warren Saddleback Church This quote makes sense. On the other side of this is growing churches...

What Do You Do When Your Church Is Not Growing?

There are many reasons why a church might not be growing. We are going to go over one reason today. Do you have a follow-up system? What happens when a visitor comes to your church for the first time? First time follow-up in the first 36 hours is very important. There...

Which Church Management Software Works With a Purpose Driven Church?

Wondering which Church Management Software works with a purpose driven church? Well, you are not alone. But let me quickly say that the answer to this question needs a couple questions answered. First, What’s a Purpose Driven Church? In his book on the Purpose Driven...

Can Your Church Management Software Help In Church Growth?

What Is Church Growth? In our last blog we went over the statistics of how many churches were closing each year. Here is a recap: 6000 to 10000 churches close in the US each year. That’s between 100 – 200 churches close a week. 65% of churches are declining and 35%...

How to Gain More Church Members by Using a Assimilation Process

Did you ever wonder why some churches are full and others sit empty. 80% of churchgoers believe that churches are growing in the US and they couldn’t be more wrong. There must be something missing in churches that are not growing. One reason for no church growth...