Ten Year Planning

What do you think God wants the body life of your church to look like in ten years?  The same as it does now? Hopefully not! In order to grow, either spiritually or numerically, you need to have a plan of how to get from Point A to Point B. This plan shouldn’t be a “secret plan” but should be known by the staff and elders … and even the congregation.

Millennials and Discipleship

April 4th, 2019|Comments Off on Millennials and Discipleship

Thursday, April 4, 2019 Hey Fletch … I’m a millennial and thinking about the call to prioritize and pursue discipleship in my own life, both upwards and downwards. Do you have any articles that I [...]

Help for Ministry Strategy

March 29th, 2019|Comments Off on Help for Ministry Strategy

Friday, March 29, 2019 Hey Fletch … I found your site on a Google search and was impressed with all of the resources and tools to help pastors. You're awesome! I have a question [...]

Church Metrics

February 21st, 2019|Comments Off on Church Metrics

Thursday, February 21, 2019 Hey Fletch … I am wondering if you have any suggestions on books that show the importance of “Knowing Your Numbers.” I have found that keeping my finger on the pulse [...]

45 Minute Meetings

February 20th, 2019|Comments Off on 45 Minute Meetings

Wednesday, February 20, 2019 Hey Fletch … I heard you say once that you often limit meetings with staff to 45 minutes. Can you explain that to me? DRF—Your memory is better than mine. I [...]

New Web Name for Our Church

February 4th, 2019|Comments Off on New Web Name for Our Church

Monday, February 4, 2019 Hey Fletch … We are wanting to come up with a new url for our church. What are your thoughts on what would be effective? DRF—Many churches go with the name [...]

A New Year

January 1st, 2019|Comments Off on A New Year

Tuesday, January 1, 2019 Enjoy two passages as you think about the new year. For everything there is an appointed time, and an appropriate time for every activity on earth. Ecclesiastes 3:1 Brothers and [...]