By Carey Nieuwhof on May 8, 2023
Can you craft a message series for unchurched people and still be faithful to scripture?
By SermonCentral on Aug 15, 2023
Many church leaders and members have such misperceptions about the unchurched, churches often fail to reach them, or even attempt to reach them.
By SermonCentral on Dec 7, 2021
In my experience, churches put on a stellar VBS and just hope that the fourth goal of retaining new families from the community will take care of itself.
By Charles Stone on Jun 16, 2023
Pastors must craft compelling, Spirit-led services if we are to entice the unchurched to attend and keep attending. What they experience at church must be worth the price of giving up their relaxing mornings at home.
By SermonCentral on Mar 28, 2021
“The American church is so consumeristic!” It’s a common line uttered by the religiously fed-up, and of course, there’s a lot of truth in it. Some churches in America do tend to cater to the consumeristic mentality of our culture. But I think, on the whole, most churches don’t, and that’s actually part of the problem.
By Carey Nieuwhof on Mar 15, 2021
So as a church leader – as views on sexuality, family, parenting, drugs, finance and other values change – how do you respond? What do you do when the world for which you trained—maybe even the world where your approach was once effective—is disappearing before your eyes?