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5 Ways to Protect Your Church
How to implement thorough policies and procedures.
Proper security, training, and communication are all key elements to creating both an active shooter program and a successful church security plan. For
11 Ways to Love Your Leader
Tips for making the most of Pastor Appreciation Month.
0; tweet; email; print. Some days I suspect the speed of change is surpassing the speed of sound. The explosion of change in technology, communication, and the world booms all around
How Often Should Church Leaders Meet?
Determining the best times to set meetings.
At these meetings we have an open, far-ranging discussion of leadership principles, communication needs, and anything else that will enhance the coordination of all the ministries.
Is the Church Fax Machine Still Needed?
How fax technology has changed, and what this means for churches.
Since faxes and emails both transmit digital images over the same digital communication lines, emailed scanned attachments are the natural successor to faxes.
Smile When You Talk On The Phone
People are more open to hear hard truths when they’re delivered from a positive mindset.
People are more open to hear hard truths when they're delivered from a positive mindset.
6 Ways to Start Mentoring in 2018
Find out how to navigate generational differences, build their confidence, and prepare for rejection.
generations. They are the product of a culture dominated by the Internet, global connections, high-speed communication, and endless information. Ideas
How to Use Slack in Your Church
An online tool helps improve church staff communication.
How to Use Slack in Your Church. An online tool helps improve church staff communication. Slack is like a chatroom only for your staff team. It has three methods of communication:
Should Churches Have Email Newsletters?
Six reasons your church might benefit from this.
times became overcrowded. The result was not better communication, but too much being communicated and less information being retained. Instead of
Protect Your Congregation from a Gunman
A police officer's advice on how leaders can reduce risk—and possibly save lives.
Once a shooting begins, establish communication with the police as soon as possible. Avoid chaos by assigning only people on your crisis response team to call 911.
Changing the Financial Climate for Pastors
Rennaker gave an example of how not encouraging this honest communication can be costly to a pastor: when vice-chairs of church boards were given a previous Lilly Endowment
3 Ways to Show Your Children's Ministry Cares
Why caring about the details matters in your church.
happens, particularly when planning events. Communication. When we communicate with people, it shows them we care. When we give helpful updates
The High Price of “Harmless” Integrity Deficits
How white lies and exaggeration are hurting your ministry.
Public.”. Explore more skills and guidelines for open and honest communication in Church Law & Tax's download, Secrets of Effective Communication.
6 Ways My Church Uses Google Apps
How these tools improve productivity and collaboration.
At my church, we recently implemented Google apps into our workflow, and it has greatly helped our productivity, communication, and teamwork. Google
Communicate to Both Women and Men
Should we change our delivery so we’ll be heard?
In her landmark book, You Just Don't Understand, linguist and researcher Deborah Tannen, noted that women tend to use communication to connect and emphasize common ground