The Benefits of a Church Membership ClassMatt Capps

Over the past 10 months, I’ve received numerous emails and tweets from pastors all over the country who have used I Am a Church Member for their starting point to introduce new member classes. Their reasons for doing so are almost identical to the five reasons Matt lists here.


Tracking the Church Planting Class of 2010Kevin Ezell

Kevin Ezell, president of the North American Mission Board of the Southern Baptist Convention, reports on the church plants started in 2010 through the organization’s church planting initiative. The results are both encouraging and exciting.


7 Do’s and Don’ts of Welcoming Guests to Your CongregationMelody Maxwell

I’ve written before on what it’s like for guests who show up at a church for the first time. Melody’s experiences are right in line with what I discovered as a church consultant.


What to Do When People Want a Church to Grow…But Not ChangeCarey Nieuwhof

Carey’s post covers a subject similar to my upcoming book, Autopsy of a Deceased Church. Churches often want to grow but are many times unwilling to change to do so—even unto the death of the church.


7 Warning Signs a Leader Is About to CrashRon Edmonson

Every effective leader battles burnout at some point. Pastors are no exception. That’s why it’s so important to know the warning signs, to recognize them, and to act to avoid burnout.

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

4 − one =