You Are Needed
The church—the entire body of Christ—needs women leaders.
Every single person in your community needs you leading and organizing, teaching and preaching, serving and guiding. Read as Single Page Page:12|Next.
5 Purchases Your Church Should Make Before Its Next Splurge
The new coffee bar can wait. These things can’t.
In addition to organizing health professionals to serve in case of crisis, holding periodic building evacuation drills, and identifying a location to evacuate to, part of the emergency plan
The Legacy of Women in the Black Church
I stand on the shoulders of the strong black women who have gone before me.
Even in small local churches around the country, it is women teaching Sunday school, leading children's programs, organizing fundraisers, scrubbing down the sanctuary, ushering in
A Matter of Priority
Why you can’t be too busy for you
Of course, I still have days when these lies creep into my head. But overall, I no longer feel like a bad housewife when I choose to craft instead of organizing my linen closet.
Three Ways to Simplify Advent
These proactive measures can keep you, and your team, from burning out.
that I would do extraordinary things, from making sure lonely people in our congregation received a small gift every day during Advent so they would feel loved, to organizing a drama
6 Reasons Many Pastors Don’t Need An Office Any More
For most pastors, a desk in an office is one of the least creative spaces imaginable.
Joyful, frustrating, heartbreaking, boring, wonderful, life-changing hours. Hours spent studying, praying, counseling, crying, laughing, discipling, planning, organizing and so much more.
Pastor or Director: Does Title Matter?
An honest look at what our titles communicate
Director, on the other hand, is an organizational word that comes from the corporate business world. It speaks of organizing, coordinating, producing, and conducting.
How Should Churches Respond to Hurricanes?
Guidance for ministries in the wake of a devastating natural disaster.
provide. Time that would have been spent unloading, processing, organizing, and repackaging goods can be directed toward more critical areas. Also
Pastoring in the Age of Celebrity
How famous Bible teachers impact local Bible study.
At smaller, rural congregations like hers, pastors “have to do everything from hospital visits to organizing music to serving on boards in the local community to making sure someone's
Why It's A Bad Idea To Run A Church Like A Business
Anyone can own and run a business. But Jesus owns the church. So he gets to say how it should be run.
Or the denominational officials. It belongs to Jesus. Certainly, a church has business aspects to it. Like paying bills, organizing events and managing resources well. So does a family.
Monday Church Management Roundup: 3/31/14
Five trends, tips, ideas, and stats to help church leaders manage well this week.
If you are a supervisor, for example, do not wait until the annual performance review to appreciate the great job an employee did organizing an event last summer!
When Women’s Ministries Meet Messy Houses
A unique service idea
Over the years, from time to time, friends have gathered to help one another out of difficult household-organizing situations. Yes, group home-organizing has a rich and varied history.
The Ever-Broadening Role of the Pastor
Over the centuries, shepherding a flock has gotten a bit more complicated.
A distinguishing characteristic of the Methodist awakening in the 1700s was organizing people into groups in order to "maintain the glow" that the Lord had ignited in their hearts.