With Easter coming up NOW is the time to evaluate your Assimilation process. Do you have one in place that will help you welcome twice as many first-time guests? Assimilation is one of those systems where a little bit of tweaking can reap BIG results. You don’t have to revamp or implement everything at once. With each small step you take, you’ll move … Read More
Bonuses End TODAY – New Assimilation Seminar
You won’t get a second chance with your first-time guests. Once they leave they may be gone for good. So when they walk through your doors, are you doing everything possible to create the best welcome experience, connect with them and continue to build their relationship with God and your church? Or are they slipping through the cracks?? I don’t want … Read More
Thwart the enemy’s plans – with a powerful Assimilation system
When an unchurched person or family decides to attend your church for the first time, what do you think is going to happen to them the morning of the service? The answer: Whatever the enemy can pull out of his bag to throw their way! He’ll do anything to keep them from attending – at the very least make sure … Read More
Fastest Way to Grow Your Church – Period.
Did you know – that the average church in America only keeps one out of every 20 people who walk through the door? That means that the average church has very few first-time guests ever coming back for a second visit. Now imagine . . . if you could make a few small changes and see the majority of your first-time guests return? … Read More
It’s Today – The BIG Reveal!
Great news – the wait is officially over! I can pull back the curtains and reveal to you what my entire team has been working on these last few weeks – my brand new, 10-years-in-the-making resource that will grow your church faster than ever by helping you keep more first-time guests! I’m excited to share this exclusive with you today. Just … Read More
Why you should never use the “V” word
How do you view the new folks who come through your doors each week? If you’ve been referring to them as what I call the “V-word” (aka “visitor”) I strongly suggest you change your language and use the more welcoming word, GUEST. “Visitor” implies an unwelcome drop-in or intrusion. But a first-time GUEST now demands more care and consideration in … Read More
Are you prepared for Mother’s Day first-time guests?
Mother’s Day is THIS Sunday (can you believe it?) and I’m excited for the wave of first-time guests we’ll be seeing here at The Journey. It’s a BIG day for all of us in ministry – and I have two questions for you to consider: 1 – Are you ready to welcome and follow up with each potential new member … Read More
Refresh Your Assimilation – FREE Executive Summary!
As a pastor, nothing is more painful than seeing first-time guests come through your doors – and never returning again. It may seem hopeless – until you understand the mindset of your guests and that there IS a process you can master to close the back door! It’s called Assimilation and, as we enter a busy spring season, NOW is the … Read More
The (Huge) Responsibility of First-Time Guests
Creating an environment that makes your first-time guests feel both welcomed and respected is key to winning a return visit and beginning the process of assimilating them well. When God entrusts you with first-time guests, you face an incredible responsibility. A first-time guest wants to feel respected and welcomed. He wants to know that you are happy he’s there, and that … Read More
The Power of ONE Idea
History recounts over and over again a number of times where a single, light switch-flipping insight made all the difference in the world. All it could take to radically transform your church from a plateaued or declining church to a thriving, local outpost for Christ-centered life change is a single, great idea. Over the years, I’ve heard story after story … Read More