Those first 7 minutes can prepare your guest to be more receptive during the service. If you can create a raving fan first impressions experience with church guests in pre-service, you will have someone more likely to engage in the service and even return.
Pastor, it is now time to move forward into the future. Are you with me? It has been nearly 12 months and we need to reorient ourselves back to the Great Commission and the Great Commandment.