By SermonCentral on Jan 22, 2019
If your church is healthy, quit stressing about getting bigger. God may not be calling you to bigness.
By Joe Mckeever on Mar 21, 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 Feb 7, 2022
We need to lean away from the church-as-business model and into the church-as-relational-community model. Love God and love others.
By Charles Stone on May 29, 2022
In your church you’re probably trying to bring change in some way or are contemplating it.
By Charles Stone on Jul 12, 2023
Change is inevitable. And unless a church creates healthy change in itself, it will soon become obsolete.
By Rob Overton on Mar 18, 2020
"It is incredibly easy for a growing church to appear healthy while leaving bruised and battered people in its wake."
By SermonCentral on Jun 5, 2019
Many types of churches fulfill the Great Commission without seeing their own numerical growth.
By Rev Mac Mccarthy on Dec 20, 2021
When leadership does not transition to development in a timely way, it becomes toxic.
By SermonCentral on Dec 26, 2021
Show me a spiritually healthy church and I’ll show you a spiritually healthy pastor. Show me a spiritually unhealthy church and I’ll show you a spiritually unhealthy pastor.
By Carey Nieuwhof on Nov 6, 2023
Ever think that growth will solve all your problems?
By SermonCentral on Aug 12, 2022
Many pastors say “I want this church to turn around”, when what we really mean is “I want this church to get bigger.” Those are two different goals.
By SermonCentral on May 9, 2021
So, what if we could look into the future ten years from now, and see the characteristics of the healthiest churches in America? Would you be willing to make changes now? Take a look.
By Joe Mckeever on Jun 2, 2020
Non-growing churches are not healthy, at least in some significant ways. Joe McKeever gives his input to help revive a church that seems to have "plateaued."
By SermonCentral on Dec 30, 2021
Hurting churches hurt people. Including pastors who try to help them. Here are 9 principles to help you stay strong.
By Josh Reich on Oct 4, 2023
Now, we all know that God is the one who grows a church, but often that church is healthy and growing because of the character, quality and capacity of the lead pastor and leaders.