10 Power Principles on Church Strategy
#1 Programs don't attract people; people attract people (Aubrey Malphurs)#2 Think steps not programs; strategy makes the next step simple, easy, and obvious. (Andy Stanley)#3 Strategy is a[...]
I am meeting with a pilot group of 12 churches and 12 consultant-practitioners known as Future Travelers. The group is led by Alan Hirsch. The 12 churches are large growing mega-churches that represent 90,000 in weekend attendance. Some of the churches involved include:
What's exciting about this group, is that these churches, most considered to be thought-leaders, are not satisfied with their current strategy. They are pushing the envelope of strategy in the name of things like "missional community" and "apostolic movement."
KEY QUESTIONS WE'RE ASKING
I will continue to post learning from this group.
Identity Shapes Activity
2 Movement Killers
Movement Making with Alan Hirsch