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How to Make the Next Church Event Even Better

Whew! You survived the Christmas season. Services are over, decorations are put away, and you’re probably already knee-deep in planning for Easter. Hold on there for a minute… There’s something important you must do before you get too far into preparing for the next church event. You’ve just finished an intense season of planning, preparation, […]

Merry Christmas!

It’s here…the week before Christmas.  The week of final preparations, lots of prayers, and hopefully not too many stressful moments.  As you hit the homestretch, please take a moment to breathe and trust God to use your efforts for His glory.  He knows what resources you did or didn’t have this year.  He used a […]

How to Overcome Christmas Preparation Stress

With two weeks left until Christmas, it’s crunch time for church staff members. Stage design, volunteers, service planning, special programs, and more are all part of the hustle and bustle of the season. So, how do you manage all this activity and still feel some semblance of peace on earth and goodwill towards men? Here […]

3 Questions to Guide Your Christmas Planning

With Christmas around the corner, hopefully your team started planning even before your local stores started putting up Christmas merchandise. Whether you’re putting the finishing touches on your plans or are just getting started, here are a few questions to help guide your Christmas planning: #1 – What are we trying to accomplish? It’s easy […]

My Christmas Prayer for You

Christmas can be a puzzling time of year. It’s a joyous occasion for what and Whom we celebrate. It’s a time where the malls are packed and people dread dealing with that family member. It can be heart-wrenching for those who are missing loved ones or dealing with loss. In the midst of crazed holiday […]

4 Tips for a Peaceful Holiday Season

Halloween costumes are fighting for shelf space with Thanksgiving decorations and it won’t be long before stores are packed with frantic shoppers. The holiday season will be here soon and with it comes additional opportunities for your church. Holiday outreaches and special Christmas services are ways to reach people who typically don’t attend church. This […]