Be a Ghostbuster!
16 January 2015
Let me ask you a question: Are there ghosts in your church? Ever glimpse the fleeting shadow of times gone by flitting through the halls? I don’t mean ghosts like in Casper or Nearly Headless Nick. Real ghosts aren’t…well, real. What I’m talking about are..
Youth Ministries, This Isn’t Us, Right?
12 January 2015
A small church UM pastor friend in the Dakotas Conference, Jeff Lathrop, posted a quote he’s using to preach with today. It left me…startled. Could it be true of us? Our youth ministry? Our church? Before you start sending me angry comments or pictures from..
Small Church Christmas Eve Tips-Part 4
21 December 2014
(And all sing) “On the 4th day of great tips for churches Christmas Eve…” (You can go back the past three days for the first three verses.) Tip #4: Making a Great First Impression Just like the parking lot tips, this is where a little..
Small Church Christmas Eve Tips-Part 3
20 December 2014
OK, friends – you’re rounding the corner. There’s 3 days to make this Christmas Eve THE most impactful ever and capture those illusive once a year attenders. You CAN do this!! (If you’re just catching this series, part 1 & 2 were the past two..