As sunburns fade and school assignments increase, many families make their annual migration back to church from weekends at the lake or ball field.
In these Fall Sundays, church leaders have an unnervingly short window to reintegrate these passive parents into active biblical community and reinvigorate in them blessing of body-life. Instead of finger wagging at their summer delinquency, the grace-full leader will leverage this opportunity to welcome families back home.
You do not have to affirm seasonal church attendance to reconnect with a seasonal church attender. If you hope to engage prodigal families this fall, keep these thoughts in mind:
Do not ask for more time… cast vision of great impact.
Paint a picture…
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