Ryan Wakefield Church Marketing University

Ryan is the founder of Church Marketing University, where he helps churches all over the world get more visitors each week. He and his wife, Amy, and daughter, Katelyn, are a part of Summit Park Church in Kansas City, Missouri.  Ryan has many years of experie... read more

Simple Easter Invite Strategy for Churches

How amazing would it be if everyone in your congregation would invite one person to worship with them this Easter?

What if I told you this could easily happen at your church this Sunday?

Here is the simple idea…

Step 1- During service talk about the mission behind your Easter services.
Step 2 – Have everyone pray and ask for boldness to invite one person.
Step 3 – Then have everyone pull out their phone and text an invite to one person right then and there.
Step 4 – Put an example text message on the screen for people to use for inspiration.

Here are eight sample text messages that we’ve come up with for you.

One of our Grow churches did this last Sunday and here is just one example of what happened in the first five minutes:

Let’s Make Heaven More Crowded!