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Podcast: What to do When Your Attendance Drops at Easter

Podcast: What to do When Your Attendance Drops at Easter

Posted April 15, 2019 by Bryan Haley

 

We talk a lot about preparing for the “big day,” but what about those churches that don’t see a huge spike in attendance for Easter? If you’re part of a young church, this might be the case. So how do you respond? How can you prepare? Let’s talk about how to celebrate Easter well, despite your attendance.
 

Episode Highlights:

  • Encounter Church sees a dip in attendance on Easter, and other big holidays. Here’s why (2:20)
  • How Encounter Church embraces Easter (3:56)
  • Instead of focusing on Easter Sunday, here’s what Encounter Church focuses on (5:25)
  • One creative way your church can enhance your Easter services, despite of size (8:20)
  • Listener Question: “Our staff is in debate lately about our church’s bulletin. Is it worth the cost to continue designing, printing, and recycling each week? Or should we move to a digital solution?” (11:55)
  • What should success look like for Easter? (14:44)
     

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Filed under: Church Juice, Communications, Holidays, Easter

About the Author

Bryan Haley

Bryan joined the ReFrame Media team in 2017 with a passion to help churches reach people with the gospel using effective church communications. As producer for Church Juice, Bryan helps congregations energize their church communications by overseeing the Church Juice blog, publishing in-depth ebook resources, and developing training on topics like marketing, branding, social media, internal communications, and website development.

Bryan brings years of communication and outreach experience gained both in full-time church ministry and the field of church website design. Bryan and his wife, Denae, enjoy Michigan summers, Detroit sports, and family time.

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