Karl Vaters

Karl Vaters is pastor of Cornerstone Christian Fellowship in Fountain Valley, California, and the author of several books including 100 Days to a Healthier Church and The Church Recovery Guide (both published by Moody).

From the Small-Church Front Lines

A Scouting Report From Small Church Pastors

Self-Care for Leaders Who are Barely Holding On

It's OK not to have all the answers right now. We know the one who does have all the answers.

100 Days to a Healthier Church

A Step-By-Step Guide for Pastors and Leadership Teams (Moody)

What Paint Cans Do You Need to Move?

The first step to help a church become healthier

Stay Out of the Building

The church's best ministry happens when we leave the church building.

Karl Vaters: Small Church Essentials

Karl Vaters: Field-Tested Principles for Leading a Healthy Congregation of Under 250

The Church Is Small—So What?

Instead of asking, “Our church is small, so what?” we needed to ask, “Our church is small, now what?”

Karl Vaters: ‘The Small Thinking That Divides Churches’

A 10-minute consultation to get your church moving again, from Karl Vaters of NewSmallChurch.com.