Resources for Church Health
No matter your path toward church health,
we have the resources for your journey.
Bi-vocational and Co-vocational Ministry Models: The Future for Churches
More than ever before, churches are employing bi-vocational or co-vocational pastors and staff. This trend has accelerated since the pandemic. Join us for an informative discussion about what these staffing models entail. Watch our latest webinar, Bi-vocational and Co-vocational Ministry Models: The Future for Churches. Download the slides from the webinar below.
Revitalization Revisited: Nine New Factors Driving Renewal
It is no secret that the COVID pandemic has impacted churches. We identified nine factors from this season that have accelerated the need for revitalization. We want to share with you what we are hearing from pastors all over the country and why we believe the time is now for revitalizing churches. Watch this recorded...
How to Help Churches in Transition: Becoming a Certified Interim Pastor
The pandemic resulted in pastors and staff members stepping down from their roles in great numbers. Could God be calling you to help fill the gap? Watch Thom Rainer and Sam Rainer for this important discussion. Download the notes below.
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Latest Podcast Episodes
A Small Small Group Podcast
David Raney, Executive Pastor with Second Baptist Conway, joins the show to discuss a simple tool that any pastor can use to help create culture, develop Small Group Leaders and communicate more clearly.
Five Ways to Turn Around Evangelistic Apathy in Your Church – Part 3 of 3: Five Ways to Revitalize in a COVID World
It is a sad commentary, but congregations in North America are less evangelistic today than at any point in recent history. Kevin and Thom share what churches are doing that have turned around evangelistic apathy to evangelistic energy. This podcast is the third of a three-part series called "Five Ways to Revitalize in a COVID World."
How to Glorify God With Your Spending
God’s three-step financial formula is this—Give generously. Save wisely. Live appropriately. We focus a lot on those first two. But what about living appropriately? How can someone glorify God in with their spending?God’s three-step financial formula is this—Give generously. Save wisely. Live appropriately. We focus a lot on those first two. But what about living appropriately? How can someone glorify God in with their spending?
Latest Blog Articles
A Simple Framework for Using Social Media for Your Church
You may have recently seen research indicating that TikTok has surpassed YouTube in viewing time per user. If you’re like most pastors I know, you may have rolled your eyes and thought to yourself, “I just can’t keep up with it all.” Between doing the day to day ministry of the church and balancing other...
Nine Realities Your Church Will Face in 2022
Presuming we get on the other side of COVID by the end of this year, the picture for churches in America is mostly clear. Of course, none of us can know the future with certainty, and another COVID spike could change the conversation dramatically. Still, we see nine realities your church will face in 2022....
How the Neighborhood Church Could Make a Comeback
Incredible potential is right around the corner. Imagine what could happen if neighborhood churches got healthy on a large scale. I believe the neighborhood church movement is primed for a launch. The neighborhood church is associated with a particular neighborhood. It is common for them to carry the name of the community. They were originally...
20+ Video Training Courses
Pray & Go
The Outreach Program for Everyone
- 8 Videos Packed with Insights from Experienced Leaders
- Tips & Tricks to Launch and Maintain an Effective Program
- Downloadable Templates & Sample Prayers
- Clear Outline of Roles & Responsibilities
The Complete Membership Class Toolkit
A comprehensive guide to in-person and virtual member classes.
Looking for a resource to revamp your membership class? The Complete Membership Class Toolkit includes all the resources you need to facilitate a successful class. The kit includes:
- Participant video course
- Leader training course
- Guides for in-person and virtual classes
- Downloadable templates
16 Quick Adjustments
Small adjustments that will reach more people
How to Double Your Preaching Effectiveness
Best practices to improve your communication skills
The Church Answers team collected data from over 700 pastors to compile a resource that reflects 14,000 years of wisdom in the areas of:
- Preaching priorities
- Prayerful planning
- Personal humility
- and much more!
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- Outreach & Evangelism
- Membership & Assimilation
- Church Health
- Church Revitalization
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Know Your Self
Church Health Report
Learn how to leverage what your church does well to improve what it doesn't do well.
Church Consultation University
Become Certified as a Church Consultant In as Little as 6 Months
Join Thom Rainer for this video-based training and learn how to combine your experience with these consulting tools to help churches increase their Kingdom impact.
- Licensed certification
- Step-by-step training
- Personal coach
- Templates for client proposals & reports