The Q4 2021 Unstuck Church Report:

New Data & Trends on Church Health

From our unique perspective serving 100s of U.S. churches each year, we are able to see benchmarks & trends in church health.


Over the last 12 months, 194 churches completed an assessment to help us get a picture of where there is health and where churches are getting stuck.

Get the full report and explore the data and key takeaways from the most recent assessment results in the categories of reach, connection, staffing and leadership, finances and overall health:

After a unique season of ministry, how does your church compare to trends across the country?

The churches that participated ranged in size from under 100 to over 7,500 people. The average in-person attendance was 506 people.

the unstuck church report q4 2021

Ministry Reach

In-person and online attendance, baptisms, kids and students, multisite, and more.

Ministry Connection

Memberships, small groups, volunteer engagement, and more.

Ministry Staffing & Leadership

Staffing levels, part-time vs. full-time staff, church boards and committees, and more.

Ministry Finances

Giving, staffing budgets, cash reserves, and average church debt.