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Blog
Doing ministry isn't easy. Check out some of our recent posts that offer ways to help your ministry succeed in impacting the Kingdom.
Communicating Your Ministry Ideals to Family Members

When my husband and I first moved overseas to begin our work as full time Christian ministers, a lot of […]

by Rachel Ankers Aug 16
Gifts Leaders Have to Give: Freedom to Fail & Credit for Success

Being a gift-giving leader can be so rewarding, both for the giver and the receiver.  Two more gifts we can […]

by John Gilman Aug 15
Building Your Ministry Team: Evaluation

In my 20+ years of leadership experience, mostly in a cross-cultural setting, I did many things right.  I developed the […]

by Rachel Ankers Aug 14
Building Your Ministry Team: Mentoring

We had been living and serving overseas for just over five years, leading and mentoring other volunteers who came to […]

by Jennifer Byrd Aug 10
The Value of an Inter-Generational Church

Our churches are filled with all kinds of people from every walk of life.  Young and old, God has gifted […]

by Rachel Ankers Aug 9
Using Interns Effectively in Your Ministry

Let’s face it, no matter how talented, skilled or organized we are, we all need help to lead our people […]

by John Gilman Aug 7
Anticipating Through Prayer Instead of Our Planner

If you have ever researched purchasing a planner you would find that there are many, many choices. We all seem […]

by Marvin Owen Aug 6
Creating Opportunities to Connect This Fall

With fall approaching and the beginning of a new school year just a couple of weeks away, many families are […]

by Rachel Ankers Aug 3
Gifts Leaders Have to Give: Time, Attention, and Respect

A good leader is powerful.  That word “powerful” can be misleading, though, and is often misunderstood.  When used properly, the […]

by Jennifer Byrd Aug 2
Keys to Success in Cross-Cultural Work: Ambiguity

In this, the last post in the multi-part Keys to Success in Cross-Cultural Work series, we tackle perhaps the most […]

by John Gilman Aug 1
Building Your Ministry Team: Finding the Right Fit

I spent 20 years serving overseas in a developing country.  Arriving in country at age 24, it was there that […]

by Rachel Ankers Jul 30
4 Simple Ways to Support Your Local Teachers

For most people, as wonderful as their summer may have been, it is hard to ignore that the long days […]

by John Gilman Jul 27
Resource Guides
You know what you want to do, but you want help from someone who has done it before. That's where we come in. We put together these guides to help you navigate the top challenges ministries face.
Real Ministry Heroes
Every member of the Church plays a role in the Kingdom of God, but these Ministry Heroes have gone above and beyond to make a difference in their ministries.
  • Ami – Office Manager
  • Laura – Ministry Services Director
  • Michelle – Administrator
  • Shelby – Finance Director
  • Jenn – Director of Ministry Process
  • Suzanne – Assistant to the Canons
Videos
See how churches just like yours are making an impact on their communities by taking advantages of the technology available.