How to Gather Feedback from Volunteers

For most nonprofit and church organizations, recruiting volunteers is crucial to the success of your mission. Though a lot of time and money go into this recruitment process, it’s not always enough to keep those volunteers helping long term. It’s a discouraging challenge I see so often in church environments. Learning how to gather feedback […]

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 […]

Preventing Child Abuse in Your Church

As a pastor, you genuinely care about your congregation and community.  You’ve worked hard to earn their trust. You want people to feel welcome at church, to know they’re valued, to grow in their relationship with Christ, and to be safe.  This certainly includes the littlest members of your congregation. You want children, and their […]

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 […]

How to Host a High-Impact Easter on a Budget

Easter Budget

We’re less than a month away from the Lenten season and we’ve got Easter on the mind. As Christians, this is the holiday that celebrates the resurrection and redeeming love of our Lord, and it isn’t something we take lightly. Yet when it comes to Easter Sunday, the most well-attended Sunday church service of the […]

Planning an Event? Save Time With this Hack

Is planning events for your church the ONLY responsibility in your job description?  Probably not.  That means you don’t have any time to spare when it comes to planning the next event. In order to have a successful event, you need to determine what tasks your team must complete for everything to go well on […]