Thursday, June 29, 2017
The Top 7 Reasons Guests Return to Your Church
The most common reason people check out your church is someone invited them.
The most common reason people leave your church is they don’t feel connected.
But what are the most common reasons people return to your church after their first visit or two?
There’s lots of conversation about church attendance patterns these days, and that affects how we measure guest retention rate, and the length of time it takes for guests to connect with your church.
Here’s a new reality, new people connect more slowly than in the past and disconnect more quickly than we’ve previously experienced. It’s a double-edged sword. It takes longer for new people to connect because they don’t necessarily attend every week. And, they disconnect faster because the best “connection factors” are relationally based and therefore depend on attendance! Read More
Six Simple Things First-Time Church Guests Like
Posted by Robin G. Jordan at 9:43 AM