Whether you’ve thought it or not, your church has an evaluation system. Every service is evaluated by every attendee. They talk about it afterwards in the lobby. They share their impressions between friends. If it’s really good, others hear about it. If it’s really bad, even more “others” hear about it. We can’t help ourselves; […]
Are you Ready to Discover the Latent Power of Prayer?
Put a pan of water on the stove and heat it up. For awhile it will look like nothing is happening. Then, when the water hits the magic number of 212 degrees, it expands and turns to steam. This water-to-steam exchange is so powerful that the first modern engines used it to power railroad engines […]
4 Ways to Get the Most Out of Summer
Every pastor I know wants to see their church grow by having people come to Christ and take their place as maturing members of the family of God. Yet summer months usually see lower attendance and a slower pace in most churches. What’s the best way to take advantage of this? Proverbs 6:6 gives some wisdom […]