This course discusses the transformative power of an Altar Call at can lead to a substantial increase in weekly new converts. It also emphasizes the crucial role of Spiritual Personal Trainers (SPTs) in supporting and guiding new believers after the altar call for continued growth and success in churches.
What You’ll Learn
- The history of Altar Calls
- Why having an Altar Call is so important
- Debunking misinformation about salvation
- What being born again is all about
- Installing a “Spiritual Personal Trainer” program in your church
1. How to Give an Altar Call
This session highlights the powerful impact of an “altar call” on the growth of the Rock Church and World Outreach Center. It explains how Founding Pastor Jim Cobrae encourages people to accept Jesus as their Savior during the call, leading to a significant increase in new converts each week. The Session also emphasizes the crucial role of Spiritual Personal Trainers (SPTs) in supporting and guiding new believers after the altar call. By adopting an aggressive altar call, other churches can witness similar growth and success in their congregations.
Brad Andrews sits down with Dr. Berin Gilfillan to discuss calls to discipleship.
About the Instructor
Jim Cobrae has been a pastor and businessman for over 30 years. Together with his wife, Deborah, he founded the Rock Church and World Outreach Center in San Bernardino, California, one of the largest congregations in the United States. For years he and Deborah took no salary from the church, choosing instead to labor in real estate for financial support.