4 Keys to Conducting Effective Brainstorming Sessions

The task was too big to comprehend.  The idea was so new that we didn’t know where to start.  The […]

by Thomas Brown Jul 12
Healing is Possible: Practical Help for Leaders to Support the Hurting

Article recommendation: “A Step Toward Healing” by Max Lucado   We live in a world of hurting people.  Everywhere we […]

by Scott Arvay Jul 10
Babysitting or Ministry: The Important Basics of Running a Good Nursery

We have all sat through a church service where a small baby starts crying and the flustered parents do everything […]

by Bobby Person Jul 9
Top 10 Church Events to Strengthen Community

The only way to build community in your local church congregation is to get people together.  Isolation breeds loneliness and […]

by Mark Burkhart Jul 5
You’re Responsible for Safety: A Guide to Better Background Checks

We live in a dangerous and uncertain world. Every day news outlets report on all the atrocities that are plaguing […]

by John Webster Jul 2
4 Easy Ways You Can Improve Connection with Volunteers

Volunteers play an integral and essential role in the church. They are the hands, feet, and heart that make ministry […]

by Bobby Person Jul 1
Is This Thing On: Practical Help for Sound Technicians

If you step foot in any church on any Sunday morning an hour or more before the service begins, you […]

by John Webster Jun 27
Top 4 Ways Pastors Can Meet the Needs of People in Their Church

In every church congregation across the nation, there are hurting people.  They have needs. People are going through challenging circumstances […]

by Scott Arvay Jun 26
5 Ways to use Summer Fun to Build Real Community

Summer means longer days and for many families a more relaxed schedule. This makes summer a great time to plan […]

by Mark Burkhart Jun 24
7 Reasons Why You Should Volunteer for VBS

VBS season is here. Moms and dads are excited to sign their offspring up for 5 days of crafts, Bible […]

by Bobby Person Jun 21
5 Easy Ways to Stay Connected with Volunteers All Summer

Summertime is often a slower season on the church calendar. Many churches take a break from having Sunday night and […]

by John Gilman Jun 14
Dads Make a Difference…Here’s How

Our nation faces many challenges: violence, poverty, drug addiction, racial tension. A major contributing factor toward many of these struggles […]

by Scott Arvay Jun 11