Beating the Ministry Summer Slump: Free Summer Movie Nights eBook

Summer Movie Nights

Maintaining attendance during the summer is a common problem for many pastors. Families are busy with vacations and other activities and it can be difficult to keep them plugged in. How do you compete? Summer movie nights can be the perfect way to bust the summer slump many churches experience between May and September. It’s […]

5 Key Takeaways for Building A More Effective Church Website

In today’s tech-savvy culture an online presence is vital—and you may need help optimizing your church website to help your visitors find you, get to know you and make the decision to come to your church. At Outreach, we’ve discovered that everyone can use at least some help figuring how to get their website started. […]

Summertime Church Outreach Ideas to Beat the Summer Slump

Outreach Ideas for Summer

Looking for summertime church outreach ideas to keep people involved in your church through the usual vacation slump? It can be challenging to put together long-term campaigns when so many families are busy or traveling. We’ve pulled together some great ideas — many of them one-day events — that your church can use to keep […]

Engage More Visitors with an Effective Church Website

Improve Your Church Website

Have you taken a good, long look at whether you have an effective church website lately? It could be costing you new visitors. When a potential visitor comes to your site, what impression are they getting? Is it helpful and informative? Does it look professional? According to Hubspot, nearly 46% of people say a website’s […]

Don’t let your church parking lot put a speed bump in your growth!

Church Parking Lots

Parking spaces in your church parking lot are a lot like the chairs in your auditorium. There is a fine line between having too many empty ones and having none available (or viewable). As your church starts to grow and you begin getting visitors every weekend, your parking situation needs to be a key consideration. […]

Church Marketing Best Practices: Part Two

More Church Marketing Best Practices

In Part One of this article, we talked about why applying basic church marketing best practices to your outreach efforts is necessary in today’s post-Christian society. Then, we offered three basic principles for helping you reach out. In Part Two, we bring you four more church marketing best practices, including what the best method is for marketing […]

How Your Children’s Ministry Can Help Grow Your Church

Grow Your Church Through Your Children's Ministry

As you begin inviting your community to church, it’s important to ensure you have a great children’s ministry or child-friendly amenities. Chances are, you will often be reaching families who have children in the home. Making parents and kids feel comfortable in your church is a huge step toward turning visitors into returning guests and eventually […]

Evaluating Your Church Signs: The Importance of Good Signage to Your Ministry

The Importance of Church Signs for Your Ministry

As you begin reaching out to new families in your community, you do need to think about things you take for granted—like your church signs. While you and your members may know where to park, where the children’s areas are and all the unique names of your ministries, your new visitors will not. It’s vital […]

Church Marketing Best Practices: Part One

Church Marketing Best Practices

No one wants to think about “marketing” the church or church marketing best practices. The terms sound commercial and can make is seem like there is a lack of faith that God will bring in visitors. But in today’s post-Christian society, churches can no longer count on having visitors show up just because the doors […]

Help Your Church Greeter Team Become Super Greeters

Church Greeters - Make the Super Greeters

A well-trained church greeter team is a huge help to visitors who are brand new to your church. As you reach out to your community and invite them to get to know you, you will find that many of your new visitors have never been to church before—ever. Your church is like a foreign country […]

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