Having pioneered or begun a church, it takes as much wisdom and work to grow the church. Many new churches and pastors have this problem. They have started the church but they are unable to grow it. Sometimes, you even find churches that are decades old that have very few members. This is not the will of God. Some have even accepted that it is not the will of God for all churches to grow and have a lot of members. This is a lie! As churches are born, God wants them to grow, multiply, and take over their sphere of influence.
And God blessed them, and God said unto them, Be fruitful, and multiply, and replenish the earth, and subdue it:
This is why the pastor has to understand the factors that lead to church growth and how to apply them in his new church. This will be my focus in this book. I will explain how to grow a new church, how you can bring people into your church, the foundation for a growing church, and the ways you can gain followership.