Resources for Church Strengthening & Revitalization


And he said to all, “If anyone would come after me, let him deny himself and take up his cross daily and follow me.”
Luke 9:23

Sunday School and Small Groups: Don’t just read the Sunday School book–teach the Bible!

Spiritual Gifts Inventory

Conflict Resolution

Counseling the Church in Conflict (Peacemaker Ministries)
Confronting Difficult People–Norris Smith (pdf)
Healing a Troubled Church–Norris Smith (pdf)


Pray without ceasing.
1 Thessalonians 5:17
“Consecrate the People,” Claude King (devotional booklet)

Revitalization Resources

Available from TCBA’s Media Resource Center:
Autopsy of a Deceased Church, by Thom Rainer (book)
From Embers to a Flame: A Conference on Nurturing Church Vitality, Harry Reeder (DVD Set)
RENOVATE Missouri videos:
Other resources:
Breaking the 200-Barrier: