Even though most churches are meeting solely online these days, we’ll want our church facilities ready for when we’re able to have in-person services again. As you look forward to reopening your church building, now is a good time to identify any maintenance and deep cleaning to complete before that exciting date. I asked the […]
A rapid influx of new Jesus-loving church members. That’s what every church wants, right? Absolutely! We all want our churches to grow with new believers and long-time Christians coming back to church. We want them sitting in our pews every Sunday receiving the love of Christ, and we want all of them now.
“I have an idea…”. These are the four most dreaded words for any planner. In the context of the church, a close second would be, “Hey, let’s (insert big event idea here) next month!”. Though these sentences often come with good intentions from the one speaking them, all the event organizer hears is, “Let’s add […]
It’s not uncommon to hear Christmas services referred to as a church’s “Super Bowl”. Since more people attend Christmas services than any other time of year, church leaders often feel pressured to up the performance ante. The church facility gets a decorative facelift, church members are encouraged to be extra welcoming, and the worship set […]
On the operations side of churches, transparency and organization are key to ensure things are fair and accountable. No matter the size of a church, keeping the finances, membership, tithing, and events calendar organized in one easily-accessible location is an excellent way to be a good steward of the ministry God has entrusted to you. […]
We’re a few weeks into Fall and Christmas is our topic of discussion here at Velocity Ministry Management. We’ve said it before, but planning ahead is the best approach to the busy holiday season. The good news (other than Jesus, of course!) is that you don’t have to completely start your planning process from scratch. […]