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What’s Your Model for Evangelism for the Next 10 Years?

By: in: Evangelism on: July 24, 2014

Influential large church have grown primarily by creating a great “invitation culture", where people invite friends to attend church.  Yet, there is a significantly…

Multisite Revolution Webcast Replay Is Now Available!

On Wednesday of this week, Faith Gateway hosted “The Multisite Revolution Webcast” where we discussed what it means to be one church, in many…

New Innovations in Online Giving

By: in: Generous Churches, Uncategorized on: July 15, 2014

by Warren Bird               Online giving certainly isn’t new in North American churches, especially congregations that are larger, growing,…

Matt McKee of ROAR: Episode 90

By: in: Social Media Church podcast on: July 11, 2014

Matt McKee is CEO of ROAR, a custom mobile app development company, Thought Leader for the reThink Group, and a writer mattmckee.me. Matt’s also served for other…

Learn about Launching Online Churches on 7/15

Online Church Leaders is launching to support churches by providing a FREE step-by-step training guide to help churches launch an online church platform and begin reaching…

“10 Alignment Problems That Can Stall Any Church” and Other Recent Tweets

Please take a quick skim of these recent tweets (@warrenbird), just in case you missed any that you’d find helpful. 1. Ten alignment problems…

Good News for Pastors About Marriage

As a ministry leader, have you ever been discouraged by the experts who say that the divorce rate in the church is the same as…

“3 tensions that exist in large church discipleship” and Other Recent Tweets

By: in: General Interest, Uncategorized on: July 7, 2014

Please take a quick skim of these recent tweets (@warrenbird), just in case you missed any that you’d find helpful. 1. Three tensions that…

Don’t Read This if You Don’t Care About Your City

"The church should be calling the party in every community—a party convened to solve our biggest problems. I am calling on the church to offer…

Why Do Small Groups Matter in Larger Churches?

By: in: World Megachurches on: July 1, 2014

By Warren Bird Churches grow larger by getting smaller. That’s one of many findings in a survey of some 25,000 megachurch attenders that fellow…