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4 Key Areas to Cover in Church Staff Evaluations

4 Key Areas to Cover in Church Staff Evaluations

A lack of feedback can make even the most motivated staff member start to feel discouraged or disgruntled. That’s just one reason why effective staff evaluations are crucial for church teams. You can work toward the most important mission in the world—as churches...

12 Father’s Day Ideas for Churches

12 Father’s Day Ideas for Churches

Each year, churches around the world pool their best resources, prepare their best sermons, and plan their best promotions for two big days: Easter and Christmas. Of course, Easter and Christmas are sacred, important holidays that should be celebrated as such. And...

Five Things Pastors Can Do to Re-Energize Tired Teams

Five Things Pastors Can Do to Re-Energize Tired Teams

Your team is tired. Staff, leaders, and volunteers have lived with Covid complexity for a while with effects that will linger for years to come. Much of how they have done ministry has changed dramatically. People have new roles and responsibilities. Leaders have...

5 Best Practices for Online Giving

5 Best Practices for Online Giving

Years ago, I helped lead a bunch of workshops around the country to help churches create a stewardship strategy. At the time, one of the big topics was digital giving. We were getting questions about technology, fees, and the communication strategy for how to roll out...