Stories of impact

Inspirational stories and news of God's work throughout the Converge movement

Church & pastoral health

  • Church & pastoral health

Church Health is a Serious Issue

We are serious about strengthening our churches! Why? Because scripture mandates it.

May 7 2019


  • Church & pastoral health

Three Benefits for Taking the Natural Church Development Survey

With May being Church Health Month at Converge MidAmerica, here are three reasons for you and your church to embrace this church health process.

May 7 2019


  • Church & pastoral health

Nuclear bombs, near misses and 4 ways to persevere in trial as pastors

As a pastor, four things come to mind to help us make it through the near misses and nuclear events of life.

Mar 11 2019


  • Church & pastoral health

The importance of a regular check-up

This month we are encouraging all of our churches to do a “check-up” by doing the church health assessment Natural Church Development (NCD). We think a check-up like NCD is so important, we are actually offering a discount to our churches. Why do we encourage you so strongly to take this assessment? Because we believe that healthy churches take an honest assessment of their current health, and diligently plan to improve.

Feb 15 2019