FRIENDSHIP RATIO – 1:7
Factoid: Each new convert or new member should be able to identify at least seven friends in the church within the first six months.
Source: (Win Arn, “How to Use Ratios to Effect Church Growth”, in Wagner, C. Peter, ed. Church Growth: State of the Art. Wheaton, IL: Tyndale, 1986, ch. 8., p. 97. )