Church Operations

Get the behind-the-scenes stuff running efficiently to support the vision of your church.

4 Productivity Tools You’ll Love

When you work behind-the-scenes in the church office, you’ve got plenty of plates spinning. Coordinating events, fixing a website issue, designing a flyer for the next outreach, plus a ton of other tasks are all in a day’s work. While I can’t reduce the length of your to-do list, I can recommend the following productivity […]

The Untapped Power of Clear Expectations

It’s frustrating when you expect one thing and get another, right? Your volunteers didn’t handle children’s check-in how you needed them to or an employee totally misses what you’d intended for him to accomplish. What went wrong in those moments? Maybe your volunteers didn’t understand the instructions or your employee misinterpreted what you said. Regardless […]

Hidden Financial Drains to Avoid

We’re in a four-part series covering areas where your church might be losing money and how to plug those leaks. In my last post, I addressed the issue of inefficient systems and processes. This edition, however, is regarding areas of potential risk that could cost your church financially and more. At the risk (pun intended) […]

Hidden Financial Drains to Avoid

As stewards of the financial resources God has provided, we’re responsible for making sure we use that money wisely. There are several areas where churches spend or waste money without realizing what’s happening. It’s not that people are trying to be irresponsible; they simply didn’t see the issue. A leaky faucet or pipe isn’t an […]

5 Statements To Lighten Your Leader’s Load

5 Statements to Lighten Your Leader's Load

In my last post, I encouraged leaders to ask their team members five potentially shocking questions. Today, I’d like to offer a few tips for team members on how to help their leaders. Leadership roles come with great responsibility and the burden of knowing your decisions can have a significant impact on people’s lives. Serving […]