2014 Ministry Trends

Back at the beginning of the year, Carey Nieuwhof published this info-graph highlighting some of the major trends he believes churches can't ignore in 2014. Now that we are at the half-way point of 2014, I want to revisit these trends to see where the church stands. Honestly, I couldn't agree more with Carey's observations. These … Continue reading 2014 Ministry Trends

Consumer Trends That Are Impacting Ministry

I found this infographic from Rich Birch at http://www.unseminary.com. Rich gives some great insight into the global consumer trends that are impacting ministry today. He shows that word of mouth and social media are often more effective than mass mailings for moving people to your church. He also points out that in today's culture we … Continue reading Consumer Trends That Are Impacting Ministry

2013 Ministry Trends

Ministry is constantly changing and shifting. As culture changes the local church must adjust and adapt its methodology to remain effective. Recently, I found this infograph from Rich Birch outlining cultural changes that will effect the church in 2013. Rich serves as the Operations Pastor at Liquid Church and writes about the local church at UnSeminary. How do you … Continue reading 2013 Ministry Trends