At $347,000 Per Bapt...

A title that catches your attention – I could not resist getting this information to you. Has your church taken time to look at the cost of parishioner or conversion acquisition costs? More importantly should these tools be used in the church? I have a lot to say about this subject...

11 Questions Church ...

Here is a great article from church consultant Tony Morgan.  Tony has served on the senior leadership teams at NewSpring Church (Anderson, SC) and  Granger Community Church (Granger, IN). With Tim Stevens, Tony has co-authored Simply Strategic Stuff, Simply Strategic Volunteers and Simply...

Pastor’s Intro to Social Media

Thank You for Stopping By - All over the country ministry leaders and Pastors are trying to figure out how to maximize this new things called Social Media. Many have heard of the wonders of Facebook Twitter and Youtube. But the small question still remains. How Do I Use It and Be Effective Well I have done It Just For You: Introducing The Pastor’s Guide to Social Media   In this e-book – I go on to describe   How to Set-up a Twitter Page Which Programs to Use with Twitter 15 Plugins – You should have on Your WordPress Blog What is a Blog and How to Use It How to Set-up your LinkIn Page 7 Things I do each Morning that grows...

The Pain of Growth

Excerpt from LeadingSmart.com | by Tim Stevens, Executive Pastor Last week I was asked, “If our church is going to double in the next two years (from 500 to 1,000), what will it take?” Here is what I shared… * Some of you won’t have as much access to the senior leader. This has to be...

Pastor’s Challenge S...

By HELEN O’NEILL, AP Posted: 2007-12-22 07:00:06 CHAGRIN FALLS, Ohio (Dec. 20) – The Rev. Hamilton Coe Throckmorton shivered with anticipation as he gazed at the loot – wads of $50 bills piled high beside boxes of crayons in a Sunday school classroom. Cautiously, he locked the...

Exponential One Chur...

Another day of contemplating this rough life of church planting. To think I have been tasked with doing this multiple times. When the light is almost out on the creative and spiritual side, I came across this website, which gave me hope.  Please read what they have to say and then go...