By Ron Edmondson on Jul 12, 2019
Ron Edmondson's tips are actually true for everyone, but they're especially true for visitors.
By SermonCentral on Dec 2, 2023
The wise pastor learns the difference between a tactical challenge and a transformational opportunity.
By Hal Seed on Mar 2, 2018
Hal Seed offers his experience and learnings from a very successful Sunday morning event in his church.
By Rick Ezell on Nov 3, 2021
You may be the most skilled preacher and your church may have excellent small groups or the best children’s ministry in the city, but your first-time guests will never know unless they make a second or third visit.
By Ron Edmondson on Aug 6, 2020
Ron Edmondson offers a helpful description of the different types of guests you'll find at your church on any given Sunday.
By Josh Reich on Mar 23, 2022
Have you had a guest come to your church who seemed excited but never came back?
By Karl Vaters on Jul 2, 2022
How might a newcomer view your church? What barriers may they face? What obstacles could be unintentionally in the way of them connecting and finding a place to belong?
By SermonCentral on May 5, 2021
Mother's Day is the 3rd-highest church attendance day of the year, after Christmas and Easter. This is a great opportunity to reach both new visitors and current members with the Gospel.
By SermonCentral on Apr 30, 2021
Big churches find it much easier to incorporate new people because the bigger the crowd, the smaller the impact each person has.
By John Gilman Ii on Jun 18, 2023
A proper welcome needs to have more than just a greeting. Churches need to create welcome pathways that guide people into more familiarity, connection, and relationship with the church. Creating a positive and effective welcoming strategy has never been more important. There is still time to put a great welcome process in place. Here are six tips to get you started in the right direction.