By Sermoncentral on Jan 31, 2022
If churches could speak, what would their words be on their deathbeds?
By Sermoncentral on Mar 31, 2022
These are statements from church members whose churches have already closed their doors.
By Sermoncentral on May 14, 2022
Many of our congregations must change. They must change or they will die.
By Brandon Kelley on Feb 5, 2022
Instead of sitting and worrying about the state of the Church in America, let’s begin asking the question, what are growing churches doing differently?
By Carey Nieuwhof on Feb 18, 2021
As with almost everything in life, there are subtle signs your peak may be near or you may be cresting past it. Other times, the signs of death are evident to everyone but the leaders. If you recognize the signs early enough, you can reverse the trend.
By Sermoncentral on Jan 23, 2019
If your church is healthy, quit stressing about getting bigger. God may not be calling you to bigness.
By Sermoncentral on Aug 5, 2013
Watch the Back to Church video that's changing the way people think about the church!
By Sermoncentral on Feb 10, 2022
Why did you choose to come to this church?
By Sermoncentral on Feb 15, 2022
Ninety percent of the churches on earth are under 200 people. Eighty percent are under 100. There may be no segment of the church that is more normative. But they may also be the most misunderstood.
By Joe Mckeever on Mar 22, 2018
Whether we are a critic or a lover of the church — or for some of us, both — it's important to remain balanced.
By Sermoncentral on Mar 4, 2022
I’ve noticed that for a couple thousand years now, the church has had this tendency to be quick to point out what is wrong with the church, but slow to affirm what is right.
By Sermoncentral on Nov 6, 2021
The problems with the church are nothing new. But in a way, that's good news.
By Dean Shriver on Jul 10, 2021
Thinking about moving to another church? Before you do, consider the benefits of "not" changing churches.
By Sermoncentral on Sep 21, 2019
Have you ever thought about how--and why--people should leave a church?