Clutter-free spaces communicate hospitality. The hotel industry understands this. Unfortunately, many churches don't. Does any of this sound familiar? ~ The pulpit shelves hold several burned-out candle lighters -- although everyone knows they are trash. ~ The library has Christian Education … [Read more...] about Church Clutter
Do your church members think of themselves as hosts or as guests? This question was posed to us by Henry Brinton during the Open Space portion of our May 2018 Presbytery meeting. His question comes from his upcoming book: The Welcoming Congregation: Roots and Fruits of Christian Hospitality. The … [Read more...] about Church Clutter: Are Your Members Hosts or Guests?