A free online magazine for pastors and churches, exploring ways you can grow your church and engage your community from  Sunday to Sunday.

What To Do With a Negative Online Review

Online reviews from Google and Yelp can help people to find your church. However, what do you do if someone writes a negative online review of your church? There are a few appropriate ways to respond.


A Mess of Metaphors

Most church conflict is a conflict over metaphors – images that capture the expectations that people have for the church. Good church leadership requires identifying, assessing, and sometimes replacing the metaphors that govern the vision of the church.


Creating A Healthy Volunteer Culture

Church, we can buy gear all we want, but volunteers are the life-blood of our ministry. To keep our volunteer culture healthy, make sure you are leading your volunteers technically, emotionally, and spiritually.