Idea: 3 Ways to Use Apps

Use apps to grow your church and retain members.

On the Growth Track: Element Church

How Element Church makes connection convenient.

Help People Find Their Unique Seasons of Growth

A personalized approach better equips people to take the right next step.

Teams That Trigger Relationships: The Life Church in Virginia

Associate Pastor Josh Baird describes Life Church's new program—Fusion—and why teams are the catalyst for connection.

How to Really Be a Church Where All Are Welcome

Lead Pastor Jim Burgen shares how to get people to relax and stay to figure out their relationship with God

Try This: A Simple Approach to Small Group Growth

Give small group members a memorable way to grow spiritually.

Intentional Connection: Tech and “Touch”

Associate Pastor David Howard shares how social media and technology are shaping connection at Lexington, Ky. Immanuel Baptist

Idea Starter: Make Newcomers Feel Genuinely Welcome

Try a handwritten note, a phone call or a personally delivered pie to thank them for their visit

Making Films That Ignite the Vision: Hope Community Church in North Carolina

Creative Media Director Joe Woolworth explains how producing films informs and excites people about the vision.