church health

The world has changed. We can’t separate people by language, ethnicity and age in the future and expect our kids and grandkids are going to engage. It won’t happen. Ironically, it's the multi-ethnic and multi-generational churches that are oftentimes still the most segregated churches.
The world has changed. We can’t separate people by language, ethnicity and age in the future and expect our kids and grandkids are going to engage. It won’t happen. Ironically, it's the multi-ethnic and multi-generational churches that are oftentimes still the most segregated churches.
24 May 2018

Why “Multi-Generational” & “Multi-Ethnic” Churches Are More Often Segregated

The world has changed. We can’t separate people by language, ethnicity and age in the future and expect our kids…

In a previous article, I described what the data is telling us about the differences between declining and growing churches when it comes to ministry reach. Today, I’ll focus on ministry connections. Here I mean some of the next steps we’re tracking in churches that happen after the weekend worship experience.
In a previous article, I described what the data is telling us about the differences between declining and growing churches when it comes to ministry reach. Today, I’ll focus on ministry connections. Here I mean some of the next steps we’re tracking in churches that happen after the weekend worship experience.
07 May 2018

Differences Between Growing & Declining Churches: Ministry Connection

In a previous article, I described what the data is telling us about the differences between declining and growing churches…

Every growth engine and priority ministry in your church needs a leader and champion—paid or volunteer. In this episode, Amy and I discuss when to staff ahead for future growth, and how you can put this into practice even with limited finances.
Every growth engine and priority ministry in your church needs a leader and champion—paid or volunteer. In this episode, Amy and I discuss when to staff ahead for future growth, and how you can put this into practice even with limited finances.
19 Apr 2018

Which Comes First: More Staff or More Growth? | The Unstuck Church Podcast

Every growth engine and priority ministry in your church needs a leader and champion—paid or volunteer. In this episode, Amy…

We’re on the ground in more than 100 churches each year, so we start to see the same things again and again. Here is the Top 10 List—the biggest issues with the weekend that we see the most often. Keep in mind, these are only issues for churches that actually want to reach new people!
We’re on the ground in more than 100 churches each year, so we start to see the same things again and again. Here is the Top 10 List—the biggest issues with the weekend that we see the most often. Keep in mind, these are only issues for churches that actually want to reach new people!
12 Apr 2018

10 Weekend “Misses” for Churches That Want to Reach New People

We’re on the ground in more than 100 churches each year, so we start to see the same things again…