#21 Getting Guests to Return [Podcast]


GuestsReturn1.0Methods and ideas for getting first time visitors to return to church. How to get folks to come the second time.

It is more than just feeding the flock it is leading the flock. Many things that hinder a church from growing are management things not spiritual things.

Exceed expectations: Mail gift cards, email, have nice snacks, fresh decorations, etc…

Fresh decoration send a message “we are expecting you”. Decorating by seasons is ok but it is better to decorate by sermons series.

Make the Bible message that the guest receives be coordinated with music, handout, decoration or ways to visualize the message. Do all you can to help folks remember the message.

Learn how to “Talk Tomatoes”. Creating conversation points.

Is there anything wrong with being attractional?

Bottom line: It is a lot of hard work bringing folks to church and then getting them to return.

Listen to these related training audios:

Removing Barriers to Guests and Getting New Visitors to Church

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