Top Five Reasons Why Churches Don’t Grow

...post is called the top FIVE reasons churches don’t grow, but I have to throw in the one stopper for church growth, no matter what else is happening. Indeed, you...

Five Books For The 21st Century

...the six most important realities that church leaders must address, including the following: recapturing the spirit of Christianity and replacing church growth with a wider vision of kingdom growth, developing...

Is Your Church Destined for Smallness?

How many church leaders does it take to change a lightbulb?

I’m not sure, but in many churches it takes 50 percent or more of the sitting board members to make virtually every decision. And there’s a church growth correlation that shows the more leaders involved in management decisions, the smaller the church’s potential.

Case in […]

The Most Misunderstood Man in Christianity

...was church growth. The title of my first book was The Church Growth Handbook. I had never heard of McGavran at the time. All I knew was that God had...

Are Your Leaders Interested or Committed?

...church growth. If we go by the latest church growth statistics, we know that about 85 percent of church leaders are at best interested in growing their churches. Interested …...

Loving Your Church to Death … Or to Growth

...their congregational funds), that church is heading for decline. They will literally love themselves to death. Loving Your Church To Growth It is possible to love your church to growth,...

Measuring Church Transformation

...to the baseline. Spiritual Growth Although spiritual growth in an individual is difficult to measure objectively, it is possible to get a fairly accurate measurement of a congregation’s spiritual growth....

What to Say After “Hello”

...into sustainable growth.” Share your elevator speech in the comments section below and let’s compare. Sustainable Church Growth Starts with You If you’ve tried all the tricks in the book...

Disciple has Too Much Baggage to Be Effective

...coaching for their own apprentices. Reproduction and Exponential Growth of People and Church Are the Goal If you want exponential church growth, leadership development, and spiritual growth, work toward every...