Category Archives: Neil on the Loose

About not going to church…

Having a “choice” to get up and go to church on Sunday morning has been one of the most interesting and unnerving¬†experiences I’ve had since I left working “for” a specific church, and began attending church as a “volunteer” once … Continue reading

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Why we left our last church…

…and what can be learned from¬†our experience. I have edited this thing ten times. I’m sure some folks aren’t going to like what I have to say, or think I’m just ‘bitter’ as a way of avoiding the lessons here. … Continue reading

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The Wide Open Backdoor

Back Door = The door your members use to slip away from the congregation. If you suddenly stopped showing up, would anybody notice? More importantly, would anybody do anything about it? You’d like to THINK so. But our last three … Continue reading

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The Wide Open Side Door

This is another installment in my “On the Lam” blog. The following is another post about something important I learned the hard way. I hope you can use these observations to improve your church’s ministry. The Wide Open Side Door… … Continue reading

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