Tag Archives: strategic planning

7 Things Every Church Needs to Know Before They Build, Renovate or Relocate

7 Things Every Church Needs to Know Before They Build

The following seven things are usually needed by every church that is planning to build and only the church can answer. Without answering these things your church construction project will … Read the rest

We Are Not In Kansas Anymore, Toto!


We Are Not in Kansas Anymore, Toto!


Think of how you would react if you knew with certainty that the following would be doubled in the next few years: your chance of being severely injured following off a ladder, … Read the rest

Carving the Table!

Special thanks to our guest blogger, Greg Blake. Greg is the Chief Encouragement Officer for PepWorks International. You can reach Greg at [email protected]
When we first got married  my parents bought us a old dining table that had come out Read the rest

Is Your Church Disabled Accessible or Disabled Friendly?

Is Your Church Disabled Accessible or Disabled Friendly?

By Mike Thompson

In 1998 I was diagnosed with Multiple Sclerosis.  Over the years MS has progressed in my body causing my ability to walk to decrease.  I have moved from weakness … Read the rest

Are You Reaching Out to Everyone in Your Community?

Special thanks to Mike Thompson for his personal insight into the life of those with physical handicaps. His experience with churches provide us with a wealth of knowledge in a little talked about area of our ministries. Read this and … Read the rest

Do You Find it Difficult to Lead Change in Your Church and Ministry?

Have you tried to lead change, even a small one, in your church and ministry and found it extremely difficult? Do you find people in your church armed with a shield of resistance to any change? Is leading change one Read the rest

How can Pastors Develop Leaders for Every Ministry In Their Church?

How are pastors, along with everything else they are doing, supposed to develop leaders for every ministry in their church? This is no small task and I certainly had my struggles with it as a senior pastor. It takes time … Read the rest

What are the Key Steps Needed to Build an Army of Volunteers in Your Church? Part Two

With the new year quickly approaching do you have an established and proven process for developing an army of volunteers to serve in every ministry in your church?

Are you preparing people to serve way ahead of time or are Read the rest