Making Church Mergers Work in 2020

Thousands of churches are perplexed by plateaued or declining attendance, while other congregations nearby thrive.

Is there a way for them to combine forces, drawing on both their strengths, in ways that also increase their missional impact?

Wednesday, August 12th, 2020

10:00 - 10:45am (PDT)

12:00 - 12:45pm (CDT)

1:00 - 1:45pm (EDT)


The Most Up-to-Date Trends in Church Mergers

This webinar will be packed with the latest research on church mergers. You'll get a front-row seat to hear what's happening with church mergers. From there you can take those insights and apply them to your next steps as a church.

Practical Help to Forge the Future of Your Church

Our aim is to provide practical next steps for every church that tunes into the webinar. Join us for the next steps that you can take to see an increased impact in your community and beyond!

Our Featured Guests

Warren Bird

Warren Bird, Ph.D., is Vice President of Research and Equipping at (Evangelical Council for Financial Accountability). Previously he was Research Director at Leadership Network.

He is widely recognized as one of the nation's leading researchers of megachurches, multisite churches, large church compensation and high-visibility pastoral succession.

Jim Tomberlin

Over four decades of diverse ministry, Jim has pastored churches in New Mexico and Germany, grown a megachurch in Colorado and pioneered the multisite strategy for Willow Creek Community Church in Chicago. In addition to being a multisite and merger specialist at The Unstuck Group, Jim currently serves as the Chief of Staff at Christ Fellowship in Miami.

About Rich Birch


Rich a best selling author, podcaster, pastor and founder of unSeminary. Thousands of church leaders listen in to his podcast weekly for practical insights that help their churches reach more people. His books & online courses have helped churches across North America be more effective. 

Join this FREE Webinar & Let's Talk About What's Next for Your Church.

This free online event will help your church develop its church merger strategy.