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Most Small Groups Can Be… Mediocre. (10 Lessons From A Church Whose Groups Are Exploding)

By Dillon Smith

This post was written by Dillon Smith, a Gen-Z team member at CareyNieuwhof.com who lives in Omaha, Nebraska. We’re so grateful to the Citylight team…

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The New Scarcity: Why Content Alone Won’t Generate Future Growth for Your Church or Organization

By Carey Nieuwhof

For years, the key to growth for many churches and other organizations (think media, conferences, etc.) has been to create great content. In the case…

Scarcity drives value. Content used to be scarce. It's not anymore. So what will drive growth for churches and live event organization in the future? This. Read More

New Exodus? 4 Reasons So Many People (Including Christians) Have Suddenly Left the Church

By Carey Nieuwhof

You’ve probably noticed. Leading a church is more confusing, frustrating and complex than ever. In this post, I’ll share some surprising data that shows why…

A recent survey shows more people stopped attending church in 2020 than any other single year. What's going on? Here are four possible reasons behind the new exodus. Read More

In-Person Church Attendance is Here to Stay (But 5 Ways It’s Changing in the Future)

By Carey Nieuwhof

As things continue to change and the crisis we’re in drags on, you’re probably asking what’s going to happen to physical church attendance in the…

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The Western Church Needs A New Evangelism Strategy: 5 Promising Options

By Carey Nieuwhof

This post is written by Dillon Smith, a Gen Z team member at Carey Nieuwhof Communications. By Dillon Smith Even before the pandemic struck, the western…

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The Growing Church or Megachurch in Your City Isn’t Your Enemy. This Is.

By Carey Nieuwhof

Who are you really ‘competing’ against in ministry? It’s an interesting question, and you may be tempted to dismiss as either inappropriate or bad theology.…

Who are you really 'competing' against in ministry?The growing megachurch isn't your enemy. This is. Read More

Beyond Vanity Metrics and Algorithms: 5 Online Benchmarks Churches Should Start Measuring

By Carey Nieuwhof

How do you measure what happened at church last weekend? How do you know that you’re actually making progress? If the goal is to turn…

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3 Ideas For Increasing Your Influence With Gen Z

By Carey Nieuwhof

This post on influencing Gen Z is written by Shane Sanchez. Shane is The InsideOut Director for Gwinnett Church (a campus of North Point Ministries.)…

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