"We needed to work through some relational tension by getting busy for the Lord together," says Pastor Melissa Pratt. "Folks worked together and they actually enjoyed it!"
"To have some addtions at your church, you may need to have some blessed subtractions." (Rick Warren at NACC 2012).
Pastor Melissa Pratt explains how she structured staff, boards, committees, worship and facilities to prepare her church for expansion. "Growth was immediate."
"God's desire to resurrect dead churches like Sardis motivates in us hope and change. It often takes a wake-up call." (Rich Frazer at Church Central Turnaround 20/20)
Author & consultant Aubrey Malphurs describes how he facilitates a church's leadership team as they home in on their core values. (From the Society for Church Consulting's Level 2 training.)
Will Mancini describes the main reasons people feel emotionally connected to their home church. (Church Central Turnaround 20/20 in 2012)
When faced with resistance, do this once a month, says Pastor Dan Roberts at the Church Central Turnaround 20/20 summit.
Rich Frazer asks, "Have you hoped, hurt and learned enough to make the necessary transformation in your church? Most churches wait too long to begin the revitalization process."