2017 Ideas to Impact Conference Recap

We were back in Nashville this year for the Ideas to Impact Conference. For those of you who weren’t able […]

by Rachel Ankers Jun 19
Like Sharing Your Ideas? Become a CAT!

We had another great year at the 2015 Ideas to Impact Conference. A total of 774 clients joined us in […]

by Kaitlyn Grooms Jul 14
Ideas to Impact Post-Conference Checklist

2014 was my first year attending the Ideas to Impact Conference, and it couldn’t have been better. It was the […]

by Kaitlyn Grooms Oct 14
6 Leaders Worth Checking Out

6 Leaders Worth Checking Out There are plenty of pastors who’ve got it going on. We should never copy what […]

by John Gilman Nov 20
9 Communication Channels You Need to Use

Great front-line leaders discern the correct communication channels each person uses.  Everyone should discern and document each person’s preferences as […]

by John Gilman Jul 10
Live from the Ideas to Impact Conference: Megachurch Administrators Forum

What an amazing beginning to the 2013 Ideas to Impact Conference. After last nights luau on the beach with gorgeous […]

by Meredith Morris Apr 10
5 Tips to Get the Most Out of Your Conference

Lesley Baker shared these great tips for getting ready for the conference last year, and they’re just as relevant now […]

by John Gilman Feb 4
How to: Ensure a Child’s Safety in the Case of a Lost Checkpoint Security Tag

By now, you have your Children’s Ministry parents using the ACS Checkpoint system. Parents are not losing their tags and all of […]

by John Gilman Jan 28
5 Steps to Know When Software Training is Needed at Your Church

The following is an excerpt from the ACS Technologies eNews: First, let’s ask this question: What can software training do […]

by Meredith Morris Jan 14
How to: Encourage Your Volunteers to Use Your Check-in System

Note: We respect the real leaders in ministry who are doing ministry day in and day out. Because of that, […]

by Meredith Morris Nov 20
Ideas to Impact Orlando is Coming!

I can honestly say that our 2012 conference was one of the best yet. Some said it was the best! […]

by Marvin Owen Nov 8
When people fall between the cracks

At our annual Ideas to Impact Conference earlier this year, I met a PDS client named Diane Geschwind, who works for St. Christopher’s Parish in Baldwin, N.Y. Diane talked to me about why she works for the church. To her, it boiled down to connecting with people. That’s what the church is about.

by Meredith Morris Aug 29