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Six Church Website Mistakes

Okay, so I have been on the road for a few weeks doing a little experiment. I decided since I was traveling across a big portion of the midwest, I would evaluate websites of local churches to see how “we” are doing.  “We” is...

Three Easy Things for a Better Easter

How would you like to have a better Easter? I know you can’t get better that a resurrection and the Gospel message. But I am talking about a better expression of that. New guests at church, friends bringing friends, eternal decisions, a great...

Coffee Cup Pictures — [I Love my Church]

Wow! It seems a lot of folks want these pictures. I have posted both of them for your free downloading convenience! Help yourself and pass on the link! Cup and Bible-tomorrow                           Cup and Bible-Sunday Note that there is one for...

How to Conduct an Effective Couples Event

“T for Two” is a couples event designed to help marriages be strong. One of the best things that help kids succeed spiritually is to have a solid family life. At our church we care deeply about the spiritual success of children to the point that...

Reaching Young Families Online course

This is Terri, the executive secretary from the ReachKeep offices.  Our last few weeks have been a whirl of activity getting our new product, Reaching Young Families through the Local Church- online training course ready for you all.  I’m so...

#62 Progress Bar for Spiritual Development

Subscribe Now iTunes | Android | Email | RSS | MoreOf all the things that a local church does, spiritual development should be very near the top of the list. Even though it is a high priority it often goes undefined and not properly mapped out. This...

The Beautiful Local Church [Video]

This video is about the unique position the local church plays in a community. Every place on earth can use one of these character building, caregiving, morality setting, Bible teaching, eternal life offering organisms. Click one of these buttons to...

Fixing Ferguson [Blog]

There are currently complex issues in Ferguson, Missouri. Many government entities are working to bring peace and clarity. No one seems to know exactly what happened in the past. The day-to-day scenarios change by the minute, but there is one thing...

Number 1 Challenge in Getting Folks to Church [Blog]

I asked my Facebook, LinkedIn and Twitter friends what was the #1 challenge in getting folks to visit our churches. Here are the answers. NOTE:  I have had to change/edit some personal info and a few verb tenses here and there. I added the...