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The Five Minute Rule to W*I*N in Welcoming Guests

Isn’t it the best when people visit your church? The chance to introduce more people to Jesus. The opportunity to make new connections and have the blessing of more people’s unique gifts and talents. But what if the people visiting your church feel so alone and awkward that they decide not to return? No one wants to turn people away from church, but so often we do it without realizing. This can be helped by the Five Minute Rule!

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How to Focus on the Mission Instead of Fiddling with the Machinery

So often in ministry it’s easy to start tweaking little things here and there when something isn’t working quite right. Adjust some levels on the sound system, fix the lights, move the chairs around, change the music, get a new kids ministry curriculum, start a new program, discontinue a program. The list goes on and on. However, all of those changes only address the symptoms, not that actual issue. If you want something to change, focus on your mission.

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The Power of a Year Verse: When God Gives You a Promise for the Year Ahead

Resolutions…some people live for them and others run from them. Setting intentions for the new year is important, even though the idea of setting a goal you may not reach is daunting to some. But what if, instead, you started your year with a promise from God through scripture?

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Seven Essentials of Great Missional Organizations

Cultivating a missional focus within your organization is crucial. But how do you do it well? We came up with seven essentials to weave into the DNA of your organization to help you succeed.

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