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How do you grow a small church? Contrary to popular belief, the majority of churches in the United States have under one hundred members. Pastoring a small church can be a challenge, but there are a few simple things you can do to help your church grow. The following tips…
Search for the term “church growth tips” and you’ll be amazed by the results. After weeding through multiple websites promising huge increases in church membership (if you purchase their program) I literally felt a bit nauseous. Most church growth sites promise something they can’t deliver at a price struggling churches…
No man can assume the role of an elder without carefully assessing what is expected of him. An elder must be approved by the body and show evidence that the Holy Spirit has sanctioned their appointment. Leaders must show evidence that the Holy Spirit has sanctioned his appointment. An elder…
Discipleship is the process of training a believer to carry on the work of Jesus Christ. In Mark 1:16-20, we see Jesus calling the first disciples. Here are a few important characteristics of discipleship.
In our church’s last Outreach, we are utilizing a great website that provides free handouts, Bible tracts, and decision cards. It is called Evangelism Unlimited. It is an awesome way to share the gospel while at the same time showing the community you and your church cares about them.
“But as many as received Him, to them He gave the right to become children of God, to those who believe in His name.” We “were born, not of blood, nor of the will of the flesh, nor of the will of man, but of God” (John 1:12-13 NKJV).
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“I have just started planting a new church in Ndola, Zambia and the challenge is big. Your notes on the new church plant are very helpful, clear and up to the point.”