9 Ways You Can Invest in Your Local Schools

A new school year means many new opportunities to connect with families, build relationships, and even invest in your community. […]

by Mark Burkhart Aug 16
Make Your Church the Safest Place in Town for Kids: Safety Policies for Your Children’s Ministry

No matter how large or small your church is, keeping kids safe at church functions should be a priority. Even […]

by Amy Scott-Lundy Mar 8
Leading People in Times of Crisis

Two years ago, my family lived overseas on a long-term ministry assignment in a developing nation.  We loved our work […]

by Steve Kriter Feb 14
The Saving Grace of Community

Have you ever needed to be three places at one time and then at the most inopportune time the absolute […]

by Rachel Ankers Jan 26
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
3 Ways to Choose Connections Over Your Calendar

January is a time for resolutions and reevaluating the way we spent our time, finances, and energy last year. Most […]

by Jennifer Byrd Jan 15
Focusing on the Meaning Instead of the Perfection

We all want to experience the meaning of Christmas and create memories with our families. We want beautifully decorated Christmas […]

by Rachel Ankers Dec 22
4 Simple Steps to Move Your Church Toward Inclusion

A trending topic in our nation is inclusion. This conversation has begun to slowly cross over into our churches as […]

by John Gilman Oct 26
Disaster Relief: The Impact of Technology

I continue to be glued to the news overwhelmed by the devastation left in the path of recent hurricanes as […]

by Sally Carringer Sep 12
The Life-Saving Power of Community

As leaders, we have a need for solitude and even Jesus at times chose solitary places to retreat to for […]

by John Gilman Jul 20
Finding Community in 2017

It isn’t hard to find an article or study that proves the benefits found in living in community with others. […]

by Meredith Morris Jan 19
5 Tips to Engage and Welcome Visitors into your Church Community

The longer your members are actively involved in your ministry, the harder it becomes for them to remember when they […]

by Jan Jasmin Aug 1