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In-Person Attendance v. Online Attendance and The Emerging Trap Of Doing Nothing Well

By Carey Nieuwhof

As you know, these are some of the most complex times in church leadership in decades. As churches reopen their in-person gatherings, there’s one particular…

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Where is Future Church Attendance Heading? 10 Questions. 10 Hunches.

By Carey Nieuwhof

Talk to any church leader over the last decade, and they’ll tell you it feels more challenging than ever to get people to come to…

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Why Are Your Online Attendance Numbers Suddenly Dropping? 5 Reasons

By Carey Nieuwhof

You’re already seeing the trend: After an initial surge in online viewing numbers when the Coronavirus shut down church buildings, online viewing numbers are dropping.…

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5 Big Attitude Differences That Separate Growing Churches From Declining Churches

By Carey Nieuwhof

So what’s the difference between churches that grow and churches that decline? Well, there are many, but—crisis or no crisis—one of the biggest differences I…

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Are Churches Behaving Like Malls In the Age of Amazon, Just Hoping For People To Shop Again?

By Carey Nieuwhof

As the world slowly re-opens on the other side of COVID, a question for you today. Are churches behaving like malls in the age of…

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5 Strange Insights Into Church Growth You May Have Never Heard Before

By Carey Nieuwhof

Leadership is a little like life. There’s a picture in your head of how things will go, and then there’s how they actually go. The…

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Some Awkward Questions About How to Measure Online Church Attendance (+ 5 Growth Strategies)

By Carey Nieuwhof

So now that your church (along with almost every other church) is online, you’re probably asking: how exactly do I track ‘attendance’? One of the…

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Half of All Churches Are Instantly Growing. Here’s Why And Here’s What To Do.

By Carey Nieuwhof

  Maybe losing access to our buildings as church leaders wasn’t as disastrous as we thought. Church growth just spiked by 300% in the last…

49% of all churches are suddenly growing. A month earlier, only 15% of churches were growing. Here's why things have changed so fast and how to respond. Read More
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