How to kill ineffective programs

A significant challenge faced by many pastors and other congregational leaders is knowing when and how to close down ineffective programs. Sadly, some programs, despite having little or no relationship to the congregation’s mission, have become “sacred cows.” What do you do? Click here for a podcast and blog post from Tom Rainer with some helpful advice.

Look out for “sacred cows”! (public domain via Wikimedia Commons)