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“Small Churches Are Better Than Big Churches!” No. Just… No.
Some people prefer small churches over big churches. I do, too. But our personal preferences are not universal truths.
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Some people prefer small churches over big churches. I do, too. Christian UnityJune 15, 2018. “Small Churches Are Better Than Big Churches!” No. Just… No.
Small Churches, Leadership And Culture: Karl Vaters Interviews William Vanderbloemen
"You are the green berets in the Kingdom. You're on the frontline. You're doing the job that is often thankless but is perhaps most important."
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Small Church MinistryJune 06, 2018. Small Churches, Leadership And Culture: Karl Vaters Interviews William Vanderbloemen "You are the green berets in the Kingdom.
Episcopal Church Properties • FBI Malware Warning • Statute of Limitations: News Roundup
This week’s headlines that affect churches and church leaders.
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not to get involved” (“Justices deny bid from dissident South Carolina churches to keep piece of malware called VPNFilter that is infecting routers used in homes and small businesses at
Bigger? Or Better? Yes, Your Church Has A Choice
“It’s easy to fall into the trap of thinking that if you’re maximizing growth, you’re also maximizing success.” (Bo Burlingham, in Small Giants)
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But there are thousands of private companies (small churches) that don't grow much, if at all, and … they're often quite healthy. “What about the concept of 'getting to the next level'?
In Addition To "Why Is Your Church So Small?" We Need To Ask “Why Do We Want It To Be Big?”
As hard as we work to grow bigger, how many of us stop to ask the essential question “what are the advantages of bigness?”
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Big Cities Need Great Small Churches, Too. Recently I've started responding with a question of my own. I truly do not believe that small churches or big churches are inherently better.
Church and State Case • Religious Voters • Church Security: News Roundup
This week’s headlines that affect churches and church leaders.
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Homicide Research in Minneapolis. There is such a vast number of American churches that the number of violent incidents is small. . . . The Center for
The Growth Gap: How The Megachurch Phenomenon Has Unintentionally Isolated Small Churches
As midsize churches adapt systems based on megachurch models, the ministry gap between them and the average size church is expanding.
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Christian UnityApril 30, 2018. The Growth Gap: How The Megachurch Phenomenon Has Unintentionally Isolated Small Churches As midsize churches
What’s the Status of the Clergy Housing Allowance?
Updates on court timelines, the appeal, and more.
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the loss of the housing allowance would disproportionately affect small congregations (a Churches should be prepared, however, for the possibility of a nationwide application of this
Churches Can No Longer Itemize Deductions for Business Expenses
What you should know in light of recent tax reform.
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"This will create a quandary for small churches: they will either need to find a way to accommodate an accountable expense plan, perhaps with a cap, or the pastor will suffer the brunt of
What About Those Sheep-Stealing Megachurches?
Megachurches keep getting bigger while small churches seem to struggle more than they used to. It's easy to think one is causing the other.
Pivot: A Blog by Karl Vaters - Article
Megachurches keep getting bigger while small churches seem to struggle more than they used to. It's easy to think one is causing the other. Christian
Small Church Essentials Is Here!
It’s not about wanting churches to be small; it’s about wanting small churches to be great.
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It's not about wanting churches to be small; it's about wanting small churches to be great. Karl intro: This is a book about small churches. For small churches.
Small Church Pastors: A Tribute To The Forgotten Heroes
Is it possible that we have as much to learn from small church pastors as we have to teach them?
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Where did we get the idea that small churches are small because there's something wrong with them and/or their pastors? There are millions of small
The 3 Most Common Challenges Small Church Pastors Face – And How To Help
Small church pastors need friendship and encouragement. Especially from their peers in pastoral ministry.
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But keep at it. They'll be grateful, you'll be blessed, and the kingdom of God will be advanced. 2. Lack of Resources. The financial needs of small churches are usually very obvious.
Has The Rise Of Megachurches Elevated Our Communities?
Communities with successfully growing churches should be feeling the impact of those churches on their overall culture.
Pivot: A Blog by Karl Vaters - Article
It's likely that the spiritual and moral slide of their communities would have been faster and steeper without the influence of good, healthy churches, both large and small.
Why Most Mission Statements Fail In Smaller Churches
In a smaller church, instead of uniting people, a mission statement can feel controlling and manipulative.
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Small churches? Not so much. Small Churches Are Bound By Relationship, Not Statements. In a small church – especially under 100 – a mission statement isn't needed as much.
The Two Biggest Mistakes Churches Make With Money
The answer to bad stewardship isn’t more money or more faith. It’s better stewardship.
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(This is part of an ongoing series, Money and the Small Church.). Mistake #1: Giving veto power to the accountant, treasurer or budget. In many churches, Jesus in not in charge as much
Why Is It So Hard To Find Help To Pastor A Small Church Well?
Scrambling for morsels of truth about healthy small churches can make you feel like a pig digging for truffles.
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Scrambling for morsels of truth about healthy small churches can make you feel like a pig digging for truffles. Small Church MinistryMarch 09, 2018. Why
Churches Renovate Their Building, On Average, Every 30 Years? Really?!
A church building doesn’t have to be big, fancy or cutting-edge. But it needs to facilitate the mission.
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Even in small towns, life is moving too fast for that. Dust collects, paint fades, weeds grow and styles change. Churches don't need to have a building to do effective ministry.
Church Property Dispute • Donor-Advised Funds • Concealed Weapons: News Roundup
This week’s headlines that affect churches and church leaders.
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Advised Funds • Concealed Weapons: News Roundup. This week's headlines that affect churches and church The church, located in the small, upstate town of Mexico, NY, says on its
Why We Can’t Afford To Be Dismissive Toward Small Churches
The micro half of the body of Christ must be as fully encouraged, resourced and engaged as the macro half.
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Church GrowthOctober 09, 2017. Why We Can't Afford To Be Dismissive Toward Small Churches Historically, 90 percent of churches have always been small.
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