Posts By: Greg Atkinson

Here Are 3 Ways to Still Have a Team After Easter

So here we are – less than three weeks away from the biggest Sunday of the year. I just left a planning meeting with the worship pastor at my home church. We were talking about ways to turn first-time guests into second-time guests. We brainstormed about setting up a tent outside to welcome guests and… Read more »

8 Tips for This Christmas Season at Your Church

It’s the Christmas season and church teams are working hard to prepare for all the expected guests. As a secret shopper or mystery worshiper of churches around the country, I’ve found there are some reasons that I will tell a church I would not return for a second visit and some may be news to… Read more »

Introducing the First Impressions Conference

Hey, friends and Happy New Year! We would like to let you know about the upcoming First Impressions Conference. This is a 3-day online event featuring leading voices on improving your church’s first-time guest experience. The conference (which is the first week of May) will feature keynote sessions by pastors and guest services practitioners and thought-leaders,… Read more »