Event Planning

Hosting great events involves deciding which events support the vision, considering the church calendar, and planning well in advance.

3 Hidden Costs of Church Events

Hosting events throughout the year is how many churches are able to expand their reach within communities. Church events allow a unique space for fellowship and a chance to share the Word of God outside of Sunday’s service. From Vacation Bible School to marriage retreats to Christmas concerts to Easter celebrations, churches have plenty to […]

What Does an Event Planner Do?

What Does an Event Planner Do

If your church hosts several events throughout the year, it might be a good idea to designate one person as the main event planner. By having an experienced event planner in charge, you’re able to avoid the headaches that can sometimes arise with events. For example, do any of these sound familiar?   A lack […]

What to Include on a Church Event Request Form

Are you responsible for planning events at your church? If so, there are several pieces of information you’ll need before getting started. To compile those details, reach out to the ministry department (or senior leader) who’s hosting the event with a simple, yet comprehensive event request form. Having a standard form to use in gathering […]

How to OnBoard and Train Your Volunteers

When it comes to pulling off a successful church event, volunteers are an absolute necessity. If many hands make light work, then too few hands make heavy work. As a church leader, you don’t have the time to be doing all the heavy lifting yourself. That’s why recruiting volunteers is so important. The problem with […]

A Comprehensive Guide to Planning for Easter

Planning an event takes time, teamwork, and lots of organization. For church Easter celebrations, extra care is typically required. Instead of surfing the web for various tools on how to plan for your Easter weekend, we thought it would be helpful to have one checklist to lead you through the entire planning process. We’ve gathered […]

How to Follow Up with Guests After Easter

Giving Envelopes and Connection Cards

Due to your church’s careful planning, Easter Sunday brings a packed sanctuary every year. Rejoice in the fact that so many people want to celebrate our Lord’s resurrection, while also remembering that a full Easter service isn’t the ultimate goal. What’s even better is bringing those attendees back for more. One way to keep the […]

Your Roadmap to Easter

Roadmap to Easter Service Planning, man drawing blueprints in the road

Easter weekend is coming fast with only eight more weeks to go. Is your church done with planning for the big celebration? If not, do not be discouraged. This simple, yet comprehensive Roadmap to Easter will get you into high gear for one of the holiest days of the year. Here’s our seven-step plan for […]

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