THE LIFETOGETHER VISION
TRANSFORMING LIFE THROUGH COMMUNITY
MISSION To catalyze a movement that transforms lives through community in order to help fulﬁll the Great Commandment and Great Commission in this genera?on.
STRATEGY To come alongside local churches and seek to help them fulﬁll their God-‐given mission and vision by leveraging the power of community by providing innova?ve small group resources and consul?ng services that transform the world for Christ.
SERVICES The 5 primary services are Curriculum Development, connec?ng Everyone, Church Produc?ons, Custom Publishing, and Campaign Design.
100+LIFETOGETHER DVD & PRINT
Church Leaders Produced
Common SG Missed Opportuni?es
LIFETOGETHER SERVICES (5 C ’s)
CUSTOM SMALL GROUP CURRICULUM TEACHING YOUR SMALL GROUPS BY YOUR PASTOR Teaching Sessions could be delivered by your Pastor or your team
TRAINING YOUR SMALL GROUP LEADERS BY STAFF Training can be done by your small group team, key staﬀ or by BreW Eastman. Custom Scripts will be developed either way and fully integrated with the teaching by the Senior Pastor
TESTIMONIES AND STORIES BY YOUR CONGREGATION Your Olan Mills directory meets high school year book
TALK SHOW (GROUP) HOST BY YOUR BEST COMMUNICATOR On camera hos?ng can be delivered by you, your staﬀ or delivered by BreW Eastman. Custom Scripts will be developed for each session.
THEMATIC PHOTOGRAPHY OF YOUR CONGREGATION Photos can be taken of your church family, your staﬀ, and your pastor with their family. We can host a studio shoot either in California or on loca?on or both.
Print Curriculum Package • • • • • • • • • •
Professionally Published Curriculum 120 Page print ready small group series Custom Curriculum Template (50% Completed) Rights to all intellectual rights and assets 40 page appendix features for leader and group Full Color inside and out Custom Cover design and back jacket On-‐loca?on photography fully integrated into series Renewed branding for pastor and church Serves as church “business card”, insert and premium
DVD Curriculum Package • • • • • • • • •
Custom Teaching Scripts with/for Pastor Full color menus with integrated photography Weekly Scripted Leadership Training Fully Produced Curriculum Preview Welcome from Pastor segment Award winning and proven design Custom congrega?onal tes?monies Leaders watch this ﬁrst Weekly Host scripts and outlines
Possible Small Group Studies • Exis?ng Sermon Series (favorite, popular, etc) • Life Message Series • Holy Land Small Group Series • Vision and Values Series • Membership Series 101-‐401 • Small Group Connec?on Series • Small Group Leader Training Series • Stewardship/Giving Series
• Financial Series (like ﬁnancial peace) • Capital Campaign Series • Biblical Character Series • Book of the Bible Series • Topical Bible Study Series • Easter or Christmas Series • Doctrinal Series • Seeker Series • The possibili?es are endless…….
Brings alignment to a common vision Proven way to recruit exponen?al # leaders Connects high percentage of congrega?on in short period of ?me Deepens the Spiritual Lives of your Members Increases your average weekend aWendance Accelerates the weekly ?thes and oﬀerings Assimilates unconnected and un-‐churched over ?me Provides signiﬁcant outreach into the community Builds church-‐momentum like never before
Church-‐wide Campaign Package • • • • • • • •
All promo?onal resources Detailed strategy and master schedule Campaign scripts and email copy Weekend Video Promo?ons Weekly bulle?n ﬂyers and inserts Church video newsleWers Weekly communica?on templates Social Media and Technology Features
CREATE YOUR OWN Custom Campaign • Greater par?cipa?on than 40 days of purpose, • ﬁrst ?me for everyone, • mo?va?on to create your own custom curriculum, • capitalize on the posi?ve energy of previous campaigns, • beWer prepared for follow up, • follow proven pathway of growing churches.
• Campaign Branding • Bulletin Inserts • Weekend Invitations • Promotional Banners • Church Posters • Website Resources • Product Sales • Bookmarks • Bulletin Shells • Weekend Media Slides
Crea?ve Church Campaigns • Christmas Campaign – 25 Days ?ll Christmas Devo?onals – 2 Week Christmas Series – Christmas in a box-‐-‐Home for the Holidays – Neighborhood Cookie Exchange
• Easter Campaign – 30 days of Easter/Lent—video devo?onals – Lent 4 week Curriculum Series – Easter in a Box—The Meaning of Easter – Neighborhood Easter Egg Hunt
MulFply the Life and Ministry of Senior Pastor and Lead Team • • • • • • • • • • •
Start building your curriculum library Build a simple but ﬂexible studio Mine your last 25 plus years of sermon series Create unlimited and fresh premium oﬀers for all forms of media (web, television, campaigns) Align your sermons with your small groups Recruit a targeted group of strategic volunteers Repurpose anything and everything Exponen?ally leverage media and technology Begin producing your holy land ministries Recruit small group leaders from television ministries Create a mobile video and edi?ng team
Lifetogether Coaching Community Program ini?a?ves • Program Design • Proven Faculty • Pricing Model • Poten?al Funding • Primary Expecta?ons • Prac?cal Next Steps
Program IniFaFves • Connect Your En?re congrega?on into community
• Catalyze unlimited small group leaders and those who lead them
• Cul?vate a sustainable small group model and coaching structure • Create a volunteer team to write and produce your own small group curriculum • Coach you on how to leverage media and technology in crea?ng disciples and training leaders • Champion a New Model for reaching your community through community over ?me
UNLIMITED SMALL GROUP LEADERS AND THOSE WHO LEAD THEM Breakthrough methods for recruiFng and turning members into leaders. Recruit and train a small group coaching structure. Focus on spiritual reproducFon vs. group mulFplicaFon CulFvate a leadership factory. Discover proven models to sustain and build momentum. Understand how to leverage and build the power of the pulpit. MulFply the reach of your pastor’s voice.
Connec?ng Your Community
Twelve Week ProducFon Week 1 – CreaFve MeeFng; DraW Schedule; Brainstorm Topics Week 2 – Create Scripts; Pre-‐ProducFon Week 3 – Create Branding and Graphics Week 4 – Video Shoot Week 5 – Post-‐ProducFon; WriFng Week 6 – Post-‐ProducFon; WriFng Week 7 – Post-‐ProducFon; Print Layout Week 8 – Proof Video and Book Week 9 – Create DVD and Print Masters Week 10 – 11 – DuplicaFon Week 12 -‐-‐ DistribuFon
POTENTIAL FUNDING • • • • • • • • •
Increase in Tithes and Oﬀerings ($1,000 per) Small Group Print and DVD Resource Sales (10k) Increased Giving from Connected Members (15%) One Year Part ?me Staﬀ Posi?on (Adjunct Faculty) Short Term Funding or Financing Church Savings or Capital Expenditures Repurpose Exis?ng Budget Line Items Designated and/or Special Oﬀerings Payment op?ons with Lifetogether
INCREASED TITHES & OFFERINGS Curriculum
Newly Connected Church Members
$1000 per Giving Unit
Increased in Connected Church Members Giving
$250 per giving unit
Special Gils to project $10,000
One Year ROI
$576,000 Year 1
3year Annualized Giving Less total fees
the cost of produc?on and services
$1,728,000 approximate (travel,
curriculum produc?on, monthly fee)
($100,000) 3% increase annualized giving
Program Design • • • • • •
Weekly Coaching calls On-‐Site Curriculum Produc?ons Master Planning and Pre Produc?on Senior Pastor Brieﬁngs Selected Staﬀ and Volunteer Recruitment and Training Mee?ngs
ParFcipaFng Faculty Lead Producer/Director—BreW Eastman Senior Project Director– A. White Program Administrator– J. Hart Curriculum and Design Specialist-‐-‐N. Wilson Print Curriculum Design/DVD Graphics—Tommy Crea?ve Media and Produc?ons – J. Gant Senior Pastors from Model Churches—Various
NEXT STEPS 1. Let us know your level of interest over the next few days 2. Conﬁrm your ability to par?cipate and the desired package 3. Finalize your par?cipa?on with a signed agreement and deposit 4. Let the games begin!!!
Published on May 16, 2014