So your church is growing or wants to grow. But what do you do when churched people show up?
I recently wrote about the challenges and opportunities you face when unchurched people arrive. But what about transfer growth?
That’s a whole other category.
Transfer growth has several challenges that, unattended, can wreak havoc in your church.
Not all transfer growth is bad. But you have to be careful.
And transfer growth is inevitable. As much as you shoot for 100% of your growth to be from the unchurched, if you’ve got a great ministry, transfer growth will happen.
But it does come with challenges.
Here are 5 challenges most leaders face with transfer growth.