Autopsy of a Deceased Church

Presents twelve lessons on keeping a church alive, discussing the consistent themes the author found in dying churches.

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  • Author : Thom S. Rainer
  • Publisher : B&H Publishing Group
  • Pages : 102 pages
  • ISBN : 143368392X
  • Rating : 4.5/5 from 48 reviews
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Autopsy of a Deceased Church

Autopsy of a Deceased Church
  • Author : Thom S. Rainer
  • Publisher : B&H Publishing Group
  • Release : 01 May 2014
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No one wants to see a church die. And yet, far too many churches are dying. For more than twenty-five years, Dr. Thom Rainer has helped churches grow, reverse the trends of decline, and has autopsied those that have died. From this experience, he has discovered twelve consistent themes among those churches that have died. Yet, it’s not gloom and doom because from those twelve themes, lessons on how to keep your church alive have emerged. Whether your church

Autopsy of a Dead Church

Autopsy of a Dead Church
  • Author : Lou Mancari
  • Publisher : Xulon Press
  • Release : 01 March 2006
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Autopsy means to "look for yourself within" or "to see with your own eyes." We will open the spiritual body with the scalpel of God's two-edged sword, the Word of God. As we begin the autopsy of the dead church we immediately find that DNA evidence links every person in the church with an infamous and ancient crime scene--the Garden of Eden. As we continue the autopsy of this dead church we find the fingerprints of a noted murderer and

Essential Church?

Essential Church?
  • Author : Thom S. Rainer,Sam S. Rainer
  • Publisher : B&H Publishing Group
  • Release : 01 October 2010
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Why do so many young adults (18 to 22) leave the church, and what will it take to bring them back? This important question is examined and duly answered in Essential Church?, a follow-up to Thom S. Rainer’s best-selling Simple Church cowritten this time with his son, research expert Sam Rainer. The book is based on a study of one-thousand so-called "church dropouts" who were interviewed about why they left. Their answers are quite surprising, having less to do with "losing

I Am a Church Member

I Am a Church Member
  • Author : Thom S. Rainer
  • Publisher : B&H Publishing Group
  • Release : 01 May 2013
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Best-selling author Thom S. Rainer (Simple Church) shows how being an effective church member has more to do with maintaining a healthy biblical attitude than it does worrying over functional issues.

Becoming a Welcoming Church

Becoming a Welcoming Church
  • Author : Thom S. Rainer
  • Publisher : B&H Publishing Group
  • Release : 01 March 2018
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Most church members don't see their churches clearly. In almost all of Thom S. Rainer's consultations, church members perceive their church to be friendly. But as he surveyed guests, he found that the guests typically saw church members as unfriendly. The perception chasm existed because the members were indeed friendly . . . to one another. The guests felt like they crashed a private party. Bestselling author Thom Rainer (I Am a Church Member, Autopsy of a Deceased Church) has a game plan

Scrappy Church

Scrappy Church
  • Author : Thom S. Rainer
  • Publisher : B&H Publishing Group
  • Release : 25 September 2018
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How many times have we heard these statements… “We can’t compete with the megachurch in our town!” “A new church was started two blocks from us. We’ve got plenty of churches without them!” “The church brought another one of their campuses near us. It’s totally unethical what they are doing.” “We can’t reach young families. They all go to the big church that has all the children’s and student stuff.” “We don’t have the

The Post-Quarantine Church

The Post-Quarantine Church
  • Author : Thom S. Rainer
  • Publisher : Tyndale House Publishers, Inc.
  • Release : 08 September 2020
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A trustworthy and respected guide for pastors and church leadership in the post-quarantine world, providing hope and vision for the future of your congregation. From thousands of surveys of church leaders and in-person consultations, Thom Rainer and his Church Answers team have gathered the essential wisdom you will need to face the challenges and opportunities that the quarantine crisis creates for the local church, including: New and better ways to lead the gathered church A wide-open door for growing the

Simple Church

Simple Church
  • Author : Thom S. Rainer,Eric Geiger
  • Publisher : B&H Publishing Group
  • Release : 01 June 2011
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Now in paperback, muti-awarded national hit Simple Church shares a clear message from case studies of 400 North American congregations: Church is done best when it's kept simple.

We Want You Here

We Want You Here
  • Author : Thom S. Rainer
  • Publisher : B&H Publishing Group
  • Release : 01 March 2018
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The message is basic but profound. We want guests to know they are welcome to the church. This book is a gift to guests to communicate that very message. Bestselling author Thom S. Rainer (I Am a Church Member, Autopsy of a Deceased Church) has created a tool for churches to become more hospitable through a brief, welcoming book that introduces the ministry of the local church to guests. We Want You Here is a clear and instructive message to

Breakout Churches

Breakout Churches
  • Author : Thom S. Rainer
  • Publisher : Zondervan
  • Release : 26 May 2009
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Breakout Churches Can Your Church Become One?This is the story of thirteen churches and the leaders who moved them from stagnancy to growth and from mediocrity to greatness. Drawing on one of the most comprehensive studies ever on the church, this book reveals the process of becoming a “breakout” church and the factors that lead to this spiritual metamorphosis. Eighty percent of the approximately 400,000 churches in the United States are either declining or at a plateau. Is there hope

Simple Life

Simple Life
  • Author : Thom S. Rainer,Art Rainer
  • Publisher : B&H Publishing Group
  • Release : 01 July 2022
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This text extends the teachings of bestseller "Simple Church," guiding readers to joyfully balance God, time, relationships, and money through clarity, movement, focus, and alignment.

Why Nobody Wants to Go to Church Anymore

Why Nobody Wants to Go to Church Anymore
  • Author : Thom Schultz,Joani Schultz
  • Publisher : Group Publishing, Inc.
  • Release : 01 October 2013
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This book will forever change the way you think about church! The statistics are clear: The American church is in decline. People are leaving in astounding numbers, with no sign of a turnaround. And despite church leaders’ best efforts to stem the tide, more than 80 percent of people are finding something better to do on Sunday mornings. Why? Is there hope for the future of the church? In this groundbreaking new book, Thom and Joani Schultz expose the church practices

Who Moved My Pulpit?

Who Moved My Pulpit?
  • Author : Thom S. Rainer
  • Publisher : B&H Publishing Group
  • Release : 01 June 2016
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Who Moved My Pulpit? may not be the exact question you’re asking. But you’re certainly asking questions about change in the church—where it’s coming from, why it’s happening, and how you’re supposed to hang on and follow God through it—even get out ahead of it so your church is faithfully meeting its timeless calling and serving the new opportunities of this age. Based on conversations with thousands of pastors, combined with on-the-ground research

The Book of Church Growth

The Book of Church Growth
  • Author : Thom S. Rainer
  • Publisher : B&H Publishing Group
  • Release : 01 September 1998
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The Church Growth Movement has divided devout Christians. Even though Rainer is an advocate, his aim here is to present an objective view of the movement--its history, the theology associated with it, and the principles which seem to separate churches that grow from those that don't.