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When you join Church Answers, you’re joining the world’s largest online community for practical ministry support. You’ll connect with top church health experts like Thom Rainer, Chuck Lawless, Sam Rainer, and others like you.

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Get connected to our team of experts providing answers for our members. Our combined ministry experience and passion for church health means we have probably already been in your shoes. Our team and community of 1,800+ active church leaders is committed to helping you find the answer you need.

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Join us and become part of a safe, healthy, and vibrant place where ministry leaders from churches of all sizes are growing and revitalizing their congregations and becoming more effective leaders.

Our members pray. Our members encourage. Our members walk the often-lonely path of ministry with you. We are here for you.

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Your church questions, answered.

You have questions that can’t be answered within your church’s walls. You’ve asked your staff, your board, and a few friends in ministry. But have you asked our community of 1,800+ church leaders and experts?

Your digital community for church health and support. If you have a device with a web browser, you can get help or give help at any time. Join like-minded ministry leaders who are growing healthy churches, together.


Our online community can be accessed on any device, 24/7. No software or apps needed.


Explore current questions or create your own. If you can’t find it, ask it!


Your church will benefit from the our expert and community wisdom.

A Few of our 40+ Community Topics

  • Church Finances and Stewardship
  • Administration, Planning and Strategy
  • Worship Services and Music
  • Evangelism, Outreach, Church Growth
  • Church Revitalization, Adoption and Fostering
  • Laity Equipping & Training
  • Sunday School & Small Groups
  • Children's, Youth and Student Ministry
  • Church Software and Apps
  • Theology, Doctrine and Bible
  • Guest Retention
  • ... Join today to see all 40+ categories!

Membership Benefits

Membership to the community is either annual (discount available for annual purchases) or monthly. Church Answers members will receive daily content from Church Answers contributors as well as exclusive deals to online resources that will guide you through growing your church, leading effectively, or revitalizing your church.

Webinar Replays

Our webinars equip you to become the leader you are meant to be and discover what’s best for your church. Members get access to all of our previous webinars.

Church Answers Central Forum

Connect with a team of experts and community of leaders in our online forum to get answers for better church health.

  • “I’ve often felt alone as a minister…. here at Church Answers I’ve found brothers and sisters that have the common good of everyone in mind in respect to Christ and His church. You’ve been such a blessing to me.”

    Scott Brown
  • “I have loved being a part of this community and it is comforting to know that when I have a question to ask I can count on you all to answer and pray.”

    Curtis Rhoadarmer
    Pastor, Gas City, Indiana
  • “…one of the greatest tools I have ever found for ministry. As a pastor of a small church I feel I have a very large staff/team with everyone in this group.”

    Phillip Young
    Senior Pastor, Holly Springs, Georgia
  • “This is a group of people from various backgrounds (or tribes if you will) that do not see other groups as the competition but as followers of Christ who are trying to be a part of building the Kingdom!”

    Rev. Frank Webster
    Impact Church Advisors, Virginia Beach, VA
  • “I love the encouragement you all give me in my questions, this was one of the best investments I could have made joining here.”

    Donald McKinnon
    Legacy Church, Sutton, MA

Membership Options

Regardless of your membership level you will receive regular content that that is timely and relevant. The Church Answers team has over 100 years of combined expertise for churches of less than 100 to churches larger than 1,000.

2 Months Free


Our Bronze membership is for church and ministry leaders who want regular content for church health and access free resources. Get the content you need to accelerate your ministry.


  • Daily content emails
    Be the first to know about new resources from our experts and exclusive offers for members.
  • One-click free webinar sign-up
    Watch free on-demand webinars featuring church experts.
  • Access to free courses
    Gain access to several of our on-demand video courses for free!


Our Silver membership is for church and ministry leaders who want to engage directly with other church leaders and church health experts, and access insights from Thom Rainer. Get the support you’ve been searching for to grow your church to better health.

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per year

Everything in Bronze, PLUS…

  • Church Answers Central
    Join our private digital forum of 1,800+ church leaders
  • Regular virtual events with Thom Rainer, Sam Rainer, and other church health experts.
    Gain valuable insights into relevant and timely topics
  • Complete access to all current and historical webinar content


Our Gold membership is for church and ministry leaders who want to maximize their church growth and personal leadership effectiveness with customized resources. Get a program tailored to specific areas of ministry and dedicated experts.

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per year

Everything in Bronze and Silver, PLUS…

  • Know Your Community annual report
    Learn about your community’s demographics (who people are) and psychographics (what people prefer).
  • Annual Growth Report event
    Join our live webinar discussing observations from healthy growing churches.

Frequently Asked Questions

  • Who are some of the community experts?

    Thom Rainer, Brad Waggoner, Chuck Lawless, Sam Rainer, Certified Consultants who have graduated from Church Answers’ Church Consultation University, and 1,800+ church practitioners.

  • How fast will I get my questions answered?

    On average you will receive a response in 30 to 45 minutes.

  • What topics are covered?

    We have over 40 categories of organized content. Some categories include leading change, church revitalization, church growth, worship ministry, discipleship, and many more!

  • Do I need to download an app or software?

    No apps needed! Our online community (Church Answers Central) and all of our video training courses can be accessed on any device with a web browser.

  • Is the community private?

    Yes. All members of our community are active subscribers of the Church Answers Silver (or above) level and are required to log in to access. Furthermore, our moderators read every topic and post and if needed, can remove or edit posts if they violate our community guidelines.

  • Who sees my questions?

    We understand some topics may be sensitive. The Church Answers Central community is comprised of our leadership team, designated coaches, delegated moderators, and caring church practitioners like you. We will never post your question or personal information publicly. You may also change your user picture or name to remain anonymous.

  • Will I ever be a featured member of the community?

    Each week, we select and highlight one notable community member to be recognized and praised among their peers (if they humbly agree). We consider their local church ministry work, their integrity, and their contributions to our vibrant community.

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