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
9 Things You Must Do To Have a Successful Christmas Service

It’s the most wonderful time of the year, but it can be one of the busiest and most stressful times […]

by Rachel Ankers Nov 30
Bringing the Gratitude of November into December

“Do not be anxious about anything, but in every situation, by prayer and petition, with thanksgiving, present your requests to […]

by Marvin Owen Nov 29
Seasons and the Power of Gratitude

Recently the city and community where I live experienced a tragedy, that had ripple effects and impacted many, if not […]

by Jennifer Byrd Nov 1
10 Ways to Pray for the United States this Fourth of July

We are in the midst of the heat of summer, and the Fourth of July is around the corner. Certainly […]

by Rachel Ankers Jun 28
3 Truths to Help Fathers Use Their Influence

As Father’s Day approaches, our thoughts turn toward the tremendous privilege and responsibility of fatherhood. God speaks many times to […]

by Meredith Morris Jun 7
He is Risen: 3 Impacts of Easter

Easter is here once again, and we as church leaders are inundated with egg hunts, special programming, boosted attendance, and […]

by Rachel Ankers Mar 29
Celebrating St. Patrick

Today, is St Patrick’s Day, and many will strategically wear the color green or jokingly get pinched. And, while this […]

by Meredith Morris Mar 17
10 New Ways to Observe an Old Tradition

“What are you giving up for Lent?” I dread hearing that question. Every year as so many disciplined and faithful […]

by Rachel Ankers Feb 22
Marked By Love: We Love Because He First Loved Us

February is all about the love. We focus on our affection for others and ways to show it. It’s the […]

by John Gilman Feb 21