Let's Make Ministry Easier

On this page, you will find resources we have discovered over twenty-five years in serving the church that will make your life in ministry easier.  We have experienced personally how each of the resources below have successfully worked in a ministry setting and we heartily recommend each one.

How to Grow Your Church in 28 Days - Guaranteed

Church Growth

This book will walk you through a process of connecting with the neighborhood and community around your church and then integrating them into the disciple-making process of your ministry.  Understanding how these different groups make connection decisions and connect with people and institutions is an important and often neglected component of growing a church in the twenty-first century.

$27.95 – Hardcover Book

$16.95 – Audio Book

$14.95 PDF and Kindle 

Minding His Business by Don Corder - 40 Days to Excellence in Church Management

Church Administration

The church is not a business but it conducts business, and in most cases, the people conducting church business are not trained and/or experienced in business. This book was written to make your life in ministry easier by making the business of ministry easier to manage. In 40 short, easy to read chapters you will find real life examples with practical solutions you can use in your ministry today.

$19.99 – Hardcover Book

$12.99 – Audio Book and Kindle 

Generosity

Other than the Kingdom of Heaven, Jesus spoke more on money and giving than anything else. However, Jesus never asked for money. He taught Generosity. Self sacrifice is entry level Christianity and giving is the tip of that spear. Click the link to the right to find everything you need to create a culture of generosity in your church or ministry.

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Fund Raising and Giving

At Generis, we don’t just help ministries raise capital, we help them cultivate generosity. We take biblical principles, best giving practices, and your ministry’s DNA and collaborate with you to weave them together into a strategy that will help you fund your God-inspired vision. Click the link to the right and let me introduce you to the good people at Generis

Small Groups

Allen White is one of the best people we know when it comes to helping pastors and small group directors take the guesswork out of groups by applying 25 plus years of experience working with hundreds of churches around the world. He is an expert in starting and growing small groups in churches and he is waiting to help you. Click the link to the right and we will personally introduce you to Allen.

Start New Small Groups

Habits is one of the best small group curriculums for starting new small groups we have ever seen. In this package, you will find everything you need to introduce, promote, preach and lead new small groups in your church. The entire program is “turn key”. From sermon notes to leader recruitment, everything you need to start new small groups is right here.

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Men’s Ministry

Would you benefit from a team of men standing with you to help you increase attendance, increase revenue, increase workers, increase salvations and decrease problems in your church or community? For almost 40 years, CMN has successfully discipled men worldwide. The average rate of increase is 20 percent. All the wisdom and instruction you need to follow the process to success is contained in the MoMENtum Guide, part of a CMN Launch Kit that has proven results.

Grow Your Church Seminar

Join us for a webinar where we share our time tested and proven church growth strategy. You will learn how to connect with people and get them to want to come back to your church. We will lay out for you the 6 point strategy The Provisum Group executes for all our clients all over the country. You won’t hear theory and opinion. You will learn step by step on how to grow your church.

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It is no secret that churches in America are struggling with church growth. Fewer people attending fewer services, fewer times is the norm in most churches in the United States. Experts galore are ready to offer a universe of reasons about what is the cause of the decline of church attendance in a post-Christian era.…

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I was ordained in a faith tradition of spiritual fathers and sons. As I was going through my ordination process, my elders would frequently use terminology like reaching the “lost” or “fallen.” Over time that changed to reaching the “unchurched”, “de-churched”, “re-churched” or “under-churched.” The former felt hyperbolic to me and the latter felt too…

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Church Bells in a Steeple - The Church must make a connection
Why Don’t The Bells Ring Anymore?
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Last week I was talking to a pastor in Texas who was interested in learning more about how to grow his church in the 21st Century. We spoke at length about his connection strategies, how his church was connecting with the neighborhood and his relationship with the surrounding community leaders. At one point the conversation turned…

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I want to tell you about a recent church service I attended. It was Easter morning. The church was packed. As the pastor was making the weekly announcements, I could hear a young woman sitting behind me talking to a friend or family member of hers.  The whole pew was filled with her family and…

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