You don’t intend to not be ready. You really want everyone to feel welcome. You even have some greeters at the front door. People are shaking hands, and they appear to be friendly.
However, every weekend people walk into churches across America and feel less than welcome. They don't know what to do or where to go. They feel like strangers.
Here are 10 reasons you and your church may not be ready to welcome new guests to your weekend service:
- Your culture is developed for “family” and every weekend is a reunion. Unfortunately, guests can sense when they aren’t treated as family.
- You have a “friendly” church. Unfortunately,...