Posts Categorized: Secret Shopper

Why Bring Greg Atkinson to Your Church this Year?

Greg Atkinson has over two decades of ministry experience and has been on staff at, consulted with and visited numerous dynamic churches throughout North America. Greg has a unique ability to see things that you miss due to his “fresh eyes” and experience in knowing what to look for that makes a difference to guests… Read more »

Confidentiality and Anonymity Option

Did you know that Greg has served several churches that no one knows about? Some churches want to bring a secret shopper in to help them reach more people for Christ, but they don’t want others to know. If this is where you find yourself, please know that we can accommodate you and your church’s… Read more »

Booking for 2016

It’s a new year and a great time to take an intentional step toward reaching and keeping more guests. I’d like to offer my services as a consultant to your church in 2016. I’m free to travel and coach and consult and I’ve added a whole new section to my thorough secret shopper report that… Read more »

Four Keys to Creating an Irresistible Church

Let me preface what I’m about to write by saying that basic and foundational things like prayer, discipleship and evangelism (having an externally-focused church as I’ve stated before) are all a given. Each church should take the Great Commission seriously and have an emphasis on the “Go” and on the “make disciples”. I start everything… Read more »

Understanding Our Process and Strategy

In the last month, we have been contacted by four different churches that made the mistake of telling the wrong person about what we do. Please understand, we act with the utmost integrity and our founder, Greg Atkinson, is passionate about the “secret” in secret shopper. Here recently we’ve been contacted by senior pastors, executive… Read more »

What Would We Think of Your Church Website?

 Last week, I read a blog post by COLLIDE Magazine. It prompted me to write about it on here. First, let me have you read what Scott from COLLIDE wrote in his blog post: Last week, I found myself looking for some information on the website of an extremely well-known church. It wasn’t long… Read more »

Summer Is Great for a Secret Shopper

When is a good time to bring in someone like myself for a secret shopper visit? Anytime is really good, but summer has some key advantages. If you bring me in July or August, you have a chance to get solid feedback and make strategic changes before you crank things up in the Fall. Most… Read more »

Do You Need a Secret Shopper?

A lot of people have heard or read that I’m regularly doing secret shopper or mystery worshiper visits to churches around the country. The question has been raised (and it’s a valid one): Do you need a secret shopper? As someone who takes the mission to reach the lost and unfilled seriously, I think it’s… Read more »