Small Churches

What makes Small Churches unique?

KarlVaters.com What Is A Small Church?

What Is A Small Church? (An Updated Definition)

There are two types of small churches. The church of 50 (give or take 50) and the church of 150 (give or take 50). Each has different strengths, needs and ways of being led. Both matter.

KarlVaters.com Beat Up Half the Church

We Can’t Beat Up Half Of The Church And Expect It To Be Okay

While it’s important, even noble to pursue church growth, it is unwise, even cruel to assume that congregations who aren’t seeing significant numerical growth are broken, backwards and problematic.

Why The Church Must Embrace Its “Long Tail” Of Small Congregations

Small churches are the engine that drives the body of Christ around the world. It’s not that big churches don’t play an important role. They certainly do. But the role of small churches can’t be denied. Small churches are the Long Tail in the body of Christ.