5 Numbers to Watch this Fall
church. You need a way of tracking it over a long period of time. Church Metrics is a free online platform that allows you to do that and a lot more. Once
10 Ways to Disagree Online Without Being a Jerk
Insults are more likely to push undecided people away from your side, not towards it.
Church & CultureJune 29, 2018. 10 Ways to Disagree Online Without Being a Jerk Insults are more likely to push undecided people away from your side, not towards it.
What You Need to Know About Compensation Surveys
Used correctly, good surveys are helpful tools for setting fair and reasonable compensation.
data was collected.); Don't immediately trust salary survey information—especially if you stumbled upon it during an online search. Surveys should be
What to Know About a New Donation Scam
Why churches should be careful about refund requests.
immediately. You check the records for your online gifts and sure enough, there it is: an online ACH gift from Tom, a new donor, in the amount of $5,000.
Pastoral Training Is Changing
It's not a straight path to the pulpit anymore.
Seminary Today. Online Opportunities. “People don't want to pick up their lives and their families and go somewhere else to seminary. They want the flexibility to take courses online.”.
Is Online Church Real Church?
It's real, but it's not enough. A full church experience requires flesh-and-blood people to share physical space together.
September 12, 2017. Is Online Church Real Church? It's real, but it's not enough. A it. Online church is not just necessary, it's important, even essential.
Want To Go Deeper And Wider? Underline New Stuff
I can’t gain new understanding of anything – even of the ideas I already agree with – if all I do is keep reinforcing old facts.
We do the same when we're online. Or we use the online equivalent of crossing words out by writing an angry comment or blocking people we disagree with.
5 Tips to Increase Giving This Summer
Practical ways to encourage donations during these typically slower months.
Set up online giving for your church. Online giving helps keep donations consistent throughout the year, because even if church members miss a Sunday, they can still give online.
Engagement: A Small Church Advantage We Need To Cultivate
Getting a few people engaged and involved is far more important than attracting a big crowd.
than anyone anticipated (especially me) I was still writing and speaking to small enough audiences that we were able to engage in face-to-face and online conversations, gaining a
Is Seminary Part of Your Calling?
Sitting at the feet of Jesus might mean getting a degree
When I stumbled on the degree description online, it felt exactly like love at first sight. My brain, heart, and spirit all lit up in recognition: This is for you.
The Dangers of a Bait-and-Switch Easter Sunday
Avoiding the pitfalls of special services.
The Dangers of a Bait-and-Switch Easter Sunday. Avoiding the pitfalls of special services. Bob Hyatt. 0; tweet; link. share; share. expand: email; print. Image
7 Ideas for Improving Bible Engagement in Your Church
How to encourage a deeper experience of Scripture.
Online Tools and Resources. Immerse. Bible Gateway Scripture Engagement Resource. Biblegateway.com and Taylor University have partnered to create this free online resource.
The Technophobe's Ministry Survival Guide
Simple ideas you can start today, regardless of church size or know-how.
With more than 87 percent of American adults online, churches of every size can benefit from a variety of technological tools. Online Giving Resources:
Abuse Claims Again the Top Reason Churches Go to Court
Analysis of 2017 data also shows property disputes, zoning issues among the top problems.
Tax. IN DEPTH. Reducing the Risk, a comprehensive child abuse prevention training program (available in DVD format or online streaming). 50-State
Developing People on Your Team
10 inexpensive ways to encourage staff members to grow.
Online or teleconference. Technology allows for some great online conferences. Gather the team around a computer, and learn without leaving the office.