Church Growth Diagnostic w/ 10-Year Plan For the Small Church

This diagnostic (including the consultation fees) are custom tailored for the small church.  The small church contains many strengths that will be capitalized on, while we work together to develop plans that are realistic and suitable for the church with its present staffing, building and congregational makeup.

Dr. Whitesel will present an in-depth 50+ page document of his analysis and suggestions & will work with you to develop a workable 10-Year Growth Plan for the Small Church.


  • 1 or 2 year Implementation Assistance
  • In-depth Interviews with: Pastors and Staff, Key Lay Leaders
  • Employing (among other data-gathering instruments):

    • Leadership Questionnaires
    • Congregational Questionnaires

Analysis of:

  • 6 Growth Inhibitors in a Small Church,
  • Why do some small churches live on and others die,
  • Conflict management in the small church,
  • Merger, Closure or Carrying on?
  • Staffing Requirements
  • Growth potential in your community or city.
  • Programs that will work in the small church.

A 10-Year Growth Strategy (custom-tailored), that will:

  • Correct problems,
  • Increase your base of support,
  • Include yearly actions steps and goals
  • Break the 50, 90 and 120 attendance plateaus,
  • Employ growth projections tailored to:
  • Your size,
  • Your staff,
  • Your community..
  • Build upon the strengths of  the small church.

6 Custom-tailored clinics

8 on-site visits

Toll Free phone support

Cost:  $5.800 (2 years) or $4,200 (1 year) … Our fee structure is 1/2  to 1/3 the fee most church growth consultants charge.

AND this consultation is Eligible for:

  • Fee Support (reduced cost based on need)
  • A low monthly payment plan.