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Helping Small Groups Make Disciplines Stick

Rain Soles April 27, 2017

Many of us spend the six weeks of Lent seeking focus, renewal, practicing confession and repentance and developing new spiritual disciplines. We may struggle with focus and intentionality, experience breakthroughs or even learn new things in our personal relationship with the Lord. Then Easter comes and goes and what do we do with all this… Continue Reading »

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Taking Care of Your Staff Post-Easter

Rain Soles April 18, 2017

Holidays like Easter are often a time of high attendance and celebrating the decisions made for Christ during the services we worked so hard to implement and run. This can mean long hours and staff members missing out on time with family during the holiday. It is important as a leader of a dedicated staff to make… Continue Reading »

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5 Ways to Make Sure Your First-Time Visitor Comes Back

Rain Soles April 7, 2017

Easter is a time for remembering the Cross and celebrating the resurrection through cantatas, special services, children’s Easter egg hunts and family get-togethers. It is also one of the only Sundays that rivals Christmas with high numbers of visitors attending church services. Easter and Christmas are often when individuals and families that don’t regularly attend… Continue Reading »

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10 Spring Break Ideas for Families

Rain Soles March 31, 2017

For many families, spring break means traveling and time spent out of town, however, more and more families are opting to stay close to home and have “staycations.” Parents may not be able to take time off of work or families may be saving money toward a summer getaway. While churches may experience lower attendance… Continue Reading »

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Good Samaritan Episcopal Church: A Church Without Walls

Rain Soles March 13, 2017

Good Samaritan Episcopal Church in Brownsburg, IN, a suburb of Indianapolis, has purposed to live out their mission of becoming “Followers of Jesus with open minds and hearts to serve.” They are a growing community of open-minded and open-hearted Christians who seek to do what Jesus did, love and accept people from all walks of life.  Unlike most churches, Good… Continue Reading »

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Ministry Impact Story: First Baptist Church St Mary’s

Rain Soles March 9, 2017

First Baptist Church St Mary’s, located in St Marys, GA, is living out their mission “to worship Jesus Christ, our Lord and Savior, share His Word with the world, train and equip disciples to minister to others, while maintaining fellowship within the body of Christ.” In line with this mission, they provide a number of… Continue Reading »

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3 Tips to Observing Ash Wednesday and Lent for the First Time

Rain Soles March 1, 2017

Lent, a traditional period of fasting and reflection begins with Ash Wednesday, a day when ashes were placed on the heads of participants to signify penance. Traditionally, it begins a season that Christians across the globe and denominations seek God. Sadly, many people know more about Fat Tuesday than they do about Ash Wednesday. We’re… Continue Reading »

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First Church Sterling Heights Focuses on Building Stronger Community

Rain Soles February 23, 2017

We are excited for our ministry partners, First Church Sterling Heights, and how they are reaching their goals of building community. Sterling Heights is a suburb of Detroit, Michigan. First Church was founded in 1962 by Carl and Mary Hill, retired seniors who had a burdened heart to minister to children.  As fate would have… Continue Reading »

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