1. Grace: enjoying what God does for us. Continue reading “5 Important Habits of a Healthy Chuch”
Principles or procedures so Hebrews 13:17 is true: Continue reading “Personal Ministries of the Pastor”
Sunday Adult Bible Fellowships
Home Adult Bible Fellowships
Sunday and Home Life Groups
“Belong to a group, you belong to the church.”
Easily an area of confusion and yawning! Continue reading “GROUPS”
- Do the staff and the lead volunteers really understand the purpose and the high importance of the worship assembly-service? Do they attend and participate?
Guidelines for this “horizontal” responsibility
Pray for and pay attention to people in this age group. Continue reading “PASTORING a “people group” within the church”
As determined by surveys, discussions, and observations.
1. The grace and goodness of God.
We can pray for it and obviously give thanks.
Regular pastoral prayer, groups to pray, “prayer partners.” Continue reading “Key Factors in Growth”
For staff or board, some guideline questions to assess and improve
- GETTING THEM IN
ABFs and Home ABFs
Bible study1 in “community”2
with care3 and ministry4
Good teacher, true Bible exposition, clear application
Friendships, grace mood, time — 8 to 90
Special needs, illness, assigned responsibility — up to 4 or 5 families per person to care for Continue reading “Small and Medium Groups Are Both Huge! (where “one another’s) happen in a church”
I. Bible and prayer – Pastor
II. Board Business
A. Foundations: Statement of Faith, Constitution, Restoration-Discipline
B. Resources: Budget, Finances, Building expansion, Property
1. Finance Team Report Continue reading “Board Agenda”