Wanted: Bivocational Church Planters

Year round tropical weather, beaches, palm trees, and millions of people who need to hear the gospel of Jesus…if this sounds like a place you would be interested in planting a church, South Florida is perfect for you. At Family Church, we have residency programs that train and equip future pastors, associate pastors, worship pastors, […]

The Impact of Revitalization

From guest blogger Pastor Keith Albert Pastor of Missions for Family Church, formerly Pastor of Jog Road Baptist Church for 26 years Change is Difficult A well meaning and well-trained greeter was the first contact my wife had as we entered the building. As she was welcomed, the realization that she was an unknown visitor […]

Why Churches Resist Revitalization

Approaching a struggling church about revitalization is tricky. Often, leaders are unable to accept the reality that their church is struggling or unwilling to take the necessary steps to adapt. Even once a church realizes that it’s in decline, the leadership can still resist revitalization for a few reasons: They are suspicious of “carpet baggers” – a […]