Insight 045: FaithSoaring Churches Change the Way They Count Membership

Membership is less important than it once was. The number of people connected with a congregation through various types of involvements is more important than how many people are connected. FaithSoaring Churches count at least four types of involvement. First, is regularity of attendance in weekly worship. Second, is involvement in some type of ongoing […]

A Smaller Membership Church with a Big Missional Vision – Columbia Metro Connection #003

  Welcome to the Columbia Metro Connection, a podcast where you can go to get valuable, relevant, and quality resources for you and your congregation. SUBSCRIBE:  iTunes| RSS | Stitcher | TuneIn Radio | Google Play      The Columbia Metro Connection is sponsored and supported by the Columbia Metro Baptist Association and the almost 100 partner churches that support the ministry of the […]

Insight 044: FaithSoaring Churches Change the Way They Count Attendance

It is important to regularly measure the active involvement of a congregation to know when progress is being made. However, counting the average attendance at worship each week may no longer be the best indicator. FaithSoaring Churches make several changes in the way they count. First, they continue counting the average weekly attendance. Second, they […]

Insight 042: FaithSoaring Churches Engage in Authentic Evangelism

The longer a congregation has been in existence, the older the average member, the longer the average member has been a professing Christian, the longer the average tenure of membership/connection with their congregation, the less the evangelism activities that are occurring in and through the congregation. Part of transformation is for a congregation to figure […]