Need affirmation for yourself, ideas for your ministry, or ways to connect with the families you minister with? Check out childrensministry.com for all of that and more! Children’s Ministry Magazine is the MOST read magazine for children’s ministry! It’s packed with Continue reading Children’s Ministry Magazine
Eleven Questions for Getting to Know a New Congregation by Robert A. Harris I believe that one of the most important gifts a new pastor can give to the congregation in the first year and beyond is to be clear Continue reading Eleven Questions for Getting to Know a New Congregation
Can conflict be constructive? Christian leaders turn denominational battles into opportunities for transformation and reconciliation. by Maria Mallory White, featured in Alban Weekly Today’s mainline denominations are doing plenty of fighting. Some of the disagreements break into the news and Continue reading Hope in Conflict
by Ann A. Michel Every time I teach a stewardship workshop or class, this question invariably comes up: “Should a pastor have access to contribution records?” In some congregations, pastors are prohibited from knowing what people contribute. In others, pastors Continue reading Should a Pastor Know What Church Members Give?
by Tom Berlin and Lovett H. Weems, Jr. What is your current worship planning system? Your first response may be, “We don’t have one.” In reality, every congregation has a planning system, but it may be unintentional and lack focus. Continue reading Worship Leadership Requires Planning and Evaluation
Savings Fitness: A Guide to Your Money and Your Financial Future is designed to help you succeed in setting financial and retirement goals. It will start you on your way to setting goals and putting your retirement high on the list Continue reading Savings Fitness
Children’s Ministry Magazine is the MOST read magazine for children’s ministry. It’s packed with practical, authentic ministry ideas to help you become even better at what you do best—lead kids to Jesus. You’ll get sound advice and encouragement from today’s Continue reading Children’s Ministry Magazine by Group