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People who are anxious and uncertain are less likely to visit congregations. You can help them eliminate the anxiety and uncertainty by actively doing one thing — ANSWER ALL THEIR QUESTIONS. And you can do it online. Here’s how.
I offer keynotes, workshops, and retreats on a wide range of issues related to changing technology and culture, religion and spirituality, and congregational life. Would you like to schedule a call to discuss an event?
I’m turning my most popular live seminars for congregational leaders into online course . Checkout my first course, “Church Social Media and Membership Growth”.
Peter has a natural enthusiasm which engages his audience and causes them to interact with him and each other in a lively way. The exercises were inventive and effective. We all felt at the end of the retreat that we had a significant exploration of our values, plans, and even our personality as a church community.
One of the earliest to grasp the potential of Small Group Ministry, Peter quickly developed effective techniques for its development and spread. The UU Small Group Ministry Network is thanks to his vision and energy. He is one of our foremost teachers and promoters in helping churches to develop and maintain small groups.