New people visit your church.you greet them warmly and they come back.soon they're attending services regularly. But what then? How do you encourage guests to become more engaged and connected-with God, with other people, with the ministry and mission of your church?
Here's practical advice that begins with a solid biblical philosophy and moves quickly into proven practices fleshed out at Granger Community Church-designated one of America's most innovative churches of 2008 by Outreach magazine.
If Christians were cars, most would be recalled. That's because the vast majority of Christians aren't going anywhere. They aren't taking the next steps in their spiritual journey. They're stalled. This practical guide addresses that dilemma, offering a proven strategy for turning church guests into believers, and believers into committed Christ-followers. The model offered by author Mark Waltz is flexible and adaptable for any congregation