Pastors & Church Leadersa part of the Armstrong Steel Network

  • welcomechurch

    Is Your Church Making the Right First Impression?

    I’m sure many of you have been in the same situation that I’m in right now. My wife and I are currently shopping for a new church. We’re both from religious families who attended church on a regular basis when we were growing up, and we’re both from similar religious backgrounds. If you’ve gone through… Full Article

  • greenchurch

    What Makes Steel Building Churches So Popular?

    I can honestly say this industry is like none other. Working for a steel builder supplier as an engineer, you truly have to appreciate the work that goes into every single steel building project. I’m hard pressed to find another trade that puts as much focus into their product as a manufacturer. Does a fast… Full Article

  • killingcongregation

    What is Killing Your Congregation?

    Let me start by saying that I don’t have all the answers. I don’t think anyone does, except for The Man upstairs, and He’s going to reveal those in His own time. So, let me ask you a few questions. Is your congregation steadily declining? Would you like to be able to turn that around,… Full Article

  • sunpews

    Bid Too High? Time to Go to Plan ‘B’

    Are you about to embark on a new church construction project? When God tells it you it’s time to start to build, or rebuild your church, you have a lot of options. Most likely, your church building committee or congregation has pondered the right course of action for the church. Now, you might feel like… Full Article

  • priests

    One Sentence Church Leaders Don’t Want to Hear

    Often times, as I design your steel building, I’ll take a look at some of my past designs. Because of different building loads and codes, every building that goes through our rigorous engineering process is unique and built to your exact specifications. But that doesn’t mean that I can’t go back and admire some really… Full Article

  • newyouth

    How a New Youth Center Will Help Your Church Grow

    It’s been debated in every church at some point in time. Pastors and church leaders discuss ways to increase their membership. They change their message, try to appeal to new people in the community, and advertise in their own way. But some churches fail to recognize the power of one group of people that are… Full Article

  • church plant

    What Keeps Churches From Growing?

    Growing a flower or any kind of plant seems simple enough. A daily splash of water, a healthy dose of sunlight, maybe an occasional helping of plant food, and nature just takes over. Plants can grow with minimal effort, or out in the wild with no help at all. Growing a church is a little… Full Article

  • church-build

    How Do You Know When It’s Time to Build?

    Picture your church or house of worship for a minute. Can you describe it in five words or less? I’m curious – what are the words you’re using? Did you say, ‘Beautiful? Ornate? Stunning?’ In this exercise, there isn’t a right answer. All that matters is you feel comfortable leading your congregation, and your place… Full Article