18 Fool-Proof Tips to Rock Your Social Media Channels

Everyone uses social media, and your church should too. But, if you’re going to use it, make sure you’re doing […]

by John Gilman Mar 11
5 Things to Think About Before Communicating

We have all seen it happen. A conversation where someone says something and before the comment is out of their […]

by John Gilman Feb 27
Valentine’s Day Ideas for Your Church: The Good, the Bad, and the Cheesy

Valentine’s Day is a secular celebration that has little to do with the 3rd century saint it’s named after, but […]

by John Gilman Feb 4
10 Ways to Do Valentine’s Day Differently This Year

Wouldn’t it be a nice change to shift the focus of Valentine’s Day from ourselves to look up at the […]

by John Gilman Jan 31
12 Great Ways to Give This Holiday Season

The Christmas season is all about giving. Hopefully, as we consider the wonder of the gift of the Christ child, […]

by John Gilman Dec 20
3 Ways to Build Hope

As a ministry leader we are asked to play many roles. One of the most common, yet one I can […]

by John Gilman Nov 15
4 Easy Steps to Recruiting Committed Volunteers

Leaders of all Christian ministries and non-profit organizations learn very quickly that there is always too much to do and […]

by John Gilman Nov 2
Supporting your Pastor in Times of Turbulence

As the aircraft descended from 30,000 feet, the thick cloud cover wrapped itself around us.  The plane began to shake […]

by John Gilman Oct 9
Equipping Your Leaders with Good Training

I have many fond memories of Sunday School as a child. Then as a teenager and young adult I transitioned […]

by John Gilman Sep 26
4 Steps to Taming the Tongue

Our tongue can be both a blessing and a curse because it holds great power. It is such a small […]

by John Gilman Sep 5
The Value of Steward Leadership

Leadership styles can be quite controversial, especially among leaders. Pop culture and the internet era have brought about a flood […]

by John Gilman Aug 29
4 Reasons Reflection is Invaluable to Church Leaders

As church leaders, we are busy.  There is never enough time in the day to get all the things done […]

by John Gilman Aug 24