Why Bring Greg Atkinson, the Church Secret Shopper, to Your Church This Year?

Greg Atkinson is the bestselling author of Secrets of a Secret Shopper and The Hospitality Handbook for Volunteers – and is a speaker, coach, and consultant who has worked with churches of all sizes, including some of the largest and fastest-growing churches in...

How to Reach More First Time Visitors for Your Church

Are you a pastor or church leader with a full schedule and only limited hours in the week? If so, are you struggling to find ways to reach more first-time visitors with the limited time you have? Being a pastor isn’t just preparing for Sunday’s message...

What Grace Means to Me

GRACE. It’s my favorite word. As a matter of fact, I named my first-born child Grace. I often tell her how special her name is. I know she gets tired of hearing it (or maybe she secretly loves it), but I point out every song, sermon, or movie that mentions the...

What Are You Doing to Develop Personally?

One of the biggest challenges every leader faces is how to continue developing and growing as a leader while still getting things done and moving things forward. With the ever-increasing demands on our time and energy, often the first thing that goes is investing in...

Faith Village Interviews Me About ‘Church Leadership Essentials’

By Blake Atwood Source: FaithVillage.com Greg Atkinson’s Twitter bio neatly summarizes the many ministry hats he’s worn over the last 20 years: Greg is a servant of Christ, husband, father, pastor, author, speaker and consultant. In those two decades,...

Resources for Your Ministry

As we near the end of the year, I want to thank our two main sponsors of this blog for the past quarter: eaHELP and MAG Bookkeeping. Both companies are great resources for your church, non-profit, business or ministry. I blogged about eaHELP years ago when they were...