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Posts Tagged ‘visitor’

Tim Peters on First Time Guests
No Comments » August 13, 2013

Tim Peters on First Time Guests

"If you have first time guests, you don't tell them where to go, you show them where to go."

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Heath Mullikin on New People
2 Comments » February 12, 2013

Heath Mullikin on New People

"Lots of people pray for God to send new people to their church. Few accept the folks God actually sends."

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What I Learned as a Sunday Sinner
14 Comments » September 26, 2012

What I Learned as a Sunday Sinner

Visitors to church have it hard, but that's something we too quickly forget when we've been going to the same church forever. Take a visit to a different church and ...

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First Impressions Are Virtual
9 Comments » September 12, 2012

First Impressions Are Virtual

First impressions are no longer physical, but virtual. Your church website should answer questions and make it easier for someone to try out your church.

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Power to the Pews: The Invitation
6 Comments » May 15, 2012

Power to the Pews: The Invitation

If we're going to get lay people promoting their church we should probably talk about the most obvious way they can do it.

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Making Visitors Feel Welcome (But Not Too Welcome)
16 Comments » April 4, 2012

Making Visitors Feel Welcome (But Not Too Welcome)

The dread-locked author, hippy and Jesus lover Anne Lamott gives churches advice about how to welcome visitors.

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evangelism-outreach Article
5 Comments » October 2, 2008

Invite a Friend

This past June, my son turned four. We had a birthday party for him and invited all of his friends (well maybe not all, but a lot) to his ...

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first-impressions-beyond Article
8 Comments » October 12, 2007

A Visitor’s Perspective: The Strangers Among Us

This is part 9 of a 9-part series on attending church from a visitor’s perspective. You can read the original post to get a better understanding of David’s experience visiting ...

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first-impressions-beyond Article
3 Comments » October 8, 2007

A Visitor’s Perspective: A Visit from the Mystery Worshipper

This is part 8 of a 9-part series on attending church from a visitor’s perspective. You can read the original post to get a better understanding of David’s experience visiting ...

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first-impressions-beyond Article
11 Comments » October 4, 2007

A Visitor’s Perspective: One is the Loneliest Number

This is part 7 of a 9-part series on attending church from a visitor’s perspective. You can read the original post to get a better understanding of David’s experience visiting ...

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first-impressions-beyond Article
13 Comments » October 1, 2007

A Visitor’s Perspective: I Must Be in the Front Row!

This is part 6 of a 9-part series on attending church from a visitor’s perspective. You can read the original post to get a better understanding of David’s experience visiting ...

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first-impressions-beyond Article
20 Comments » September 25, 2007

A Visitor’s Perspective: Verbose Nomenclature

This is part 5 of a 9-part series on attending church from a visitor’s perspective. You can read the original post to get a better understanding of David’s experience visiting ...

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first-impressions-beyond Article
14 Comments » September 19, 2007

A Visitor’s Perspective: Watch your Language!

This is part 4 of a 9-part series on attending church from a visitor’s perspective. You can read the original post to get a better understanding of David’s experience visiting ...

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first-impressions-beyond Article
6 Comments » September 17, 2007

A Visitor’s Perspective: The Welcoming Paradox

This is part 3 of a 9-part series on attending church from a visitor’s perspective. You can read the original post here to get a better understanding of David’s experience ...

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first-impressions-beyond Article
13 Comments » September 13, 2007

A Visitor’s Perspective: An Embarrassing Problem

This is part 2 of a 9-part series on attending church from a visitor’s perspective. You can read the original post to get a better understanding of David’s experience visiting ...

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