Posts with the tag “visitors”
by Rev. Dr. Tim McQuade on December 21st, 2023
I’ll begin with the wish which you’ve probably already guessed. Becky and I wish you all a very merry Christmas! May your travels be safe and your hearts fuller than your Christmas stockings! May you rejoice in the festive hope of Christmas. To us a Savior has been born.Now the question. Remember, 70 -85% of people who visit a congregation come because someone in that congregation invited them. Ch...
by Rev. Dr. Tim McQuade on December 14th, 2023
People responded to this question regarding what initially brought them to church:6-8% Walked in by own initiative2-3% Liked a program offered8-10% Liked the pastor3-4% Had a need met by the church1-2% Were evangelized3-4% Attracted by Sunday School70-85% Invited by a relative or friend!Did you notice that 70-85% figure? Far and away the people of the church are the most effective means of outreac...