This year, National Back to Church Sunday falls on September 17, 2023. It’s a special occasion to encourage people to return to their local congregations and experience the sense of community that comes with attending a church service. If your church has yet to make preparations for this event, there’s no need to fret. Here are some steps you can follow to get involved, even at the last minute.

Step 1: Submit Your Church

Before you can take full advantage of this event, you must submit your church to the official list. Simply click on this link to add your church details. By doing so, you’ll make it easier for people in your community to find your place of worship.

After submitting, your church will be added to the directory at https://findachurchnow.com. This is a great opportunity for exposure, and you’ll also receive valuable resources to help you make the most of Back to Church Sunday.

Step 2: Join the Official Group for Pastors

An excellent way to network and share ideas for this event is by joining the official Back to Church Sunday group for Pastors on Facebook. It’s a great platform where you can gain insights from other church leaders who are also participating in the event. You can ask questions and find inspiration for your own Back to Church Sunday services.

Step 3: Last-Minute Preparations

If you find yourself short on time, don’t worry! The official Back to Church Sunday website offers 8 last-minute planning tips to help you get everything in order. These tips are easy to implement and are designed to ensure your event runs smoothly, even if time is not on your side.

By following these steps, you can make sure that your church is prepared for National Back to Church Sunday, even if you’ve only got a few days left. It’s a day that can have a meaningful impact on your congregation and community, so take advantage of these resources to make it memorable for all involved.

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