How to Start a Home or Simple Church
First things First.
Nothing in the world can take the place of Persistence. Talent will not; nothing is more common than unsuccessful men with talent. Genius will not; unrewarded genius is almost a proverb. Education will not; the world is full of educated derelicts. Persistence and determination alone are omnipotent. The slogan 'Press On' has solved and always will solve the problems of the human race. (Calvin Coolidge)
Do you know how to network? You have got to meet and greet people.
Step 2. -
Determine the organizational mission statement, and the type of entity you want to form. Consult with an attorney, do some research online, before exposing yourself to undue legal risks. Yes, there are people who
live exist by the lawsuit. They are unhappy and want you to be also. ILL gotten gain is short lived.
Step 3 -
Establish the place, time and supplies needed. Saturday or Sunday mornings in the Park, on a nice day, may be attracting..
Wherever you do it, you've got to get the word out. Get creative!
It could be, an established organization could use some help. A nursing home or missions shelter may be looking for someone to conduct services at their facility. You don't know, until you ask.
There are three important questions you should ask the people who attend your service. 1) What are you doing right? 2) What else could you do for them? 3) Who should they be telling about you? If you helped them, you could probably help someone they know.
Step 5 - How to grow your church
You don't have to reinvent the wheel to grow your church follow the steps that other successful organizations have used. Most people don't like to confess it, but a church must be run like a business. Neglect it and it will die. Feed it and it will grow.
First - they ignore you. Then they laugh at you. Then they fight you. Then you win. (Ghandi)