Spring and Fall are great times of the year to have an Open House Sunday. Many churches open their doors wide and roll out the proverbial red carpet on that day. Successful Open House Sundays are the fruit of a two-pronged approach: outreach & hospitality. Although those themes are not unusual and ought to be a regular part of ministry, a special Sunday offers its membership the opportunity to really focus on these two things.
First impressions can make or break you. Statistics show that your website is the new 'front door' of your church! More and more visitors say they visited the church's website before ever stepping foot in the church building. In fact, many will visit multiple sites before choosing a church to attend this Sunday. Your virtual … Continue reading The Church’s New Front Door
Graphics for Missions Conference or Missions-Emphasis Sunday... Posters, Faith Promise Cards, World Stats, 'How to Pray for' Maps, and More (Contact Me if you need the PSD files).
In an age of church membership decline, researches are digging hard to find out what makes some churches succeed. Here are some common denominators that healthy churches emphasized...
Here are a few soul-winning [outreach] ideas that were 'out of the box' when we tried them - and they really worked! Now we do something like this at least a couple of times a year... not only does it generate a massive amount of visitors, but it gets our church folks genuinely excited about reaching their community!