Why your church strategy is wrong… and that’s OK

The problem Here's a familiar problem: for the last few years you've had your church small groups based around congregations. You keep on hearing about the good this does, strengthening fellowship and encouraging shared evangelistic activities. Only recently, though, something disquieting has been going on. You've heard comments and complaints: 'No one's looking after me', [...]

Big city church (6): You can’t build community by trying to

This is the last post in my 'big city church' series. And today I want to show you that you can't build community by trying to. Some time in the last two decades, churches started planting 5pm congregations out of their 7pm services. I hope you'll allow me to use these times symbolically, in a [...]