Church Hopping

Strategic Church Hopping, Part 6: Creature of the Word

We’ve been in a series about the lessons that we have learned by strategic church hopping. We plan to have a grand opening and launch public Sunday morning worship services  in Swissvale (Pittsburgh), PA in 2014, but until then we will visit various churches. Last week I wrote about how we will take a stand on…

Church Hopping, Part 5: The Word of God

We’ve been in a series about the lessons that we have learned by strategic church hopping. We plan to launch public Sunday morning worship services  in Swissvale (Pittsburgh), PA in 2014, but until then we will visit various churches. As I’ve talked to people about starting a new church I tell them that River City…

Lessons from a church visit, pt. 4

We are in the process of launching River City Evangelical Church in Swissvale (Pittsburgh, PA). Until we are able to have regular Sunday morning services we will be visiting churches every week. We are using this time to learn what it feels like to be a visitor through a process we call “Strategic Church Hopping.” In the first…

Lessons from a Church Hopper, pt. 3

We are in the process of launching River City Evangelical Church in Swissvale (Pittsburgh, PA). Until we are able to have regular Sunday morning services we will be visiting churches every week.  We are using this time to learn what it feels like to be a visitor through a process we call “Strategic Church Hopping.” In the first…

Lessons from a Church Hopper, pt. 2

We are in the process of launching River City Evangelical Church in Swissvale (Pittsburgh, PA). In the meantime, we will be visiting churches every Sunday. You can read the introduction to my series on “Lessons from a Strategic Church Hopper” here. Last Monday I wrote about the church’s need for a working website that has…