These eight signs are almost always evident in churches that are on their way to death. Does your church exhibit any of these?
Some highlights from today’s episode include:
- Blogs create fans, podcasts create family.
- Four consecutive years of decline indicate a problem that must be addressed.
- If your congregation is mostly senior adults, you’re only a few funerals away from closing the church doors.
- Don’t sit and expect younger people to come to your church. You have to work to connect with them.
- In churches that are on their way to death, members often fight fiercely for their preferences.
- One of the most sacred cows in dying churches is the parlor. Listen Now