In over thirty years of involvement with church building projects, I have heard a few statements that always make me cringe when I hear them. I have seen many projects stopped dead in their tracks because of some of these very statements. 1,316 more words
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By: Chuck Klein, Impact Stewardship, NACDB Member
A three-part series originally published for Church Executive Magazine. To read more, click here.
Late last year, Impact’s President Chuck Klein and Education Coordinator Dean Byler teamed up to contribute a three-part series to Church Executive magazine. 354 more words
Once a church has gone through the task of selecting the campaign company, it is time to get to know the consultant. Unfortunately, this is an “on the job” experience. 430 more words
Drive down the main street of the city in which I live and you’ll see them: big, old, church buildings. There are at least a dozen of them that sit either completely empty, devoid of all activity, or inhabited by congregations of less than 50 people looking quite scarce in their cavernous sanctuaries. 1,040 more words