Springtime can easily be gobbled up by events: Easter, Mother’s Day, graduation, and more. (more…)
Working in the church (salaried or not) is a huge honor. Nothing’s better than sharing the gospel with people and teaching the truth of God’s Word.
Administration is a huge part of church ministry, and budgeting a big part of administration—an area not everyone is skilled in.
Whether you oversee the whole church budget or just one part, know budgets like the back of your hand or are just building one, there are a few keys to making your church budget predictable.
We’ve created this free guide that takes you through five easy steps to build a budget uniquely contoured to your ministry’s needs:
- Find your “why”—the goals your budget will help you reach
- Assess your current expenses
- Envision future ministry opportunities
- Cultivate a more reliable income stream
- Thank those who give to your ministry
Leading with a predictable budget could allow you to take ministry goals from “maybe someday” to “maybe next month.” Imagine what you could accomplish with a predictable budget and bandwidth to dream big. That’s what this guide will help you do.
When a Christian businessman tried to share Scripture with a non-Christian, he was met with laughter.
Not because of the Word, but because of the words—the “strange” English of the KJV. [Read more…]
This month we’re celebrating Black History Month on the blog, and we’ll be featuring writings and teachings from African-American Christians past and present.
In this lecture from History and Theology of the African American Church, Dr. Carl Ellis, Jr. describes theological development among African-American slaves. [Read more…]
Every church, no matter how big or small, relies on teamwork. And while every partnership matters, some are especially strategic and worthy of attention. [Read more…]
Here are nine quick-and-dirty tips to follow on your way to a memorable, discoverable church website domain name. [Read more…]
That’s the idea behind Faithlife’s BibleTech Conference this year, and we’re asking you to submit a thoughtful paper or discussion on the topic. [Read more…]
So you may be wondering, “Does our church need an app, and is a church app worth the money?”
In this article, I compare the two in hopes to help you arrive at a decision you can feel confident about. [Read more…]
Christmas is just a few weeks away, and that means it’s the season for carols and Christmas hymns.
Here are 20 ideas for Christmas songs and hymns. We compiled this list by identifying the most-used songs in Proclaim last December, plus a few more that thematically fit well (covering themes of the Incarnation, hope, and salvation).