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4 Reasons to Make Gratitude a Habit

Rachel Ankers November 20, 2017

November brings with it the flurry of falling leaves, cooler temperatures and holiday preparations. We celebrate Thanksgiving during this long month before December and, unfortunately, this under commercialized holiday is often overlooked and gets swept into the rush of Christmas preparations. This is unfortunate because the emphasis Thanksgiving brings to what is going on inside… Continue Reading »

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5 Ways You Can Participate in Orphan Care this Year

Rachel Ankers November 2, 2017

November is National Adoption Month, and many churches set aside the first Sunday in November as Orphan Sunday. They focus time during their service on the plight of the fatherless and the opportunities we have as believers to make a difference in this issue.  In both the Old and New Testament, Scripture speaks to our… Continue Reading »

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4 Simple Steps to Move Your Church Toward Inclusion

John Gilman October 26, 2017

A trending topic in our nation is inclusion. This conversation has begun to slowly cross over into our churches as well, particularly regarding individuals with special needs. October is Down Syndrome awareness month and places the spotlight on the 1 in 700 babies born every year with this diagnosis. Churches are becoming more aware of… Continue Reading »

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Time for a Check-Up! Is Your Church Globally Healthy?

Rachel Ankers October 24, 2017

Living in America today means living in an ethnically and socially diverse nation. We are more aware than ever of the immigrants from around the world landing on American soil in search of jobs, family and freedom, still chasing the American Dream. At the same time, global travel is easier and cheaper than ever before…. Continue Reading »

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3 MUST-HAVES for a Successful Fall Festival

Meredith Mahon Morris October 19, 2017

October is the prime time for church fall festivals. Hosting a Hallelujah Harvest, Trunk or Treat or some other fall festival is a great way to introduce your church to new families in a non-intimidating way. Most churches invest money and time in the hopes of holding a successful outreach event for families. Families are… Continue Reading »

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Realm Messaging and Your Church

Erin McManaway September 14, 2017

Sometimes you need to communicate to someone in your church quickly. This may be when a meeting time has changed, or you want to check in with the Johnson’s because you just heard Dan was in the hospital. There are so many situations where having real-time messaging can make a huge difference. Realm Connect and… Continue Reading »

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Disaster Relief: The Impact of Technology

sallyg September 12, 2017

I continue to be glued to the news overwhelmed by the devastation left in the path of recent hurricanes as well as the expectation of what is coming.  However, I have been struck by the impact of technology during these horrible times. My hometown is in Texas but fortunately not impacted by Hurricane Harvey.  I… Continue Reading »

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Don’t Lose Connection and Community During the Summer

Meredith Mahon Morris July 12, 2017

The summer can make participation in special activities and even attendance to weekly church events slim. Many churches simply end weekday activities during the summer months and take a break from small group meetings. However, this leaves lots of families feeling disconnected while their life and needs continue during the summer. Although lots of families… Continue Reading »

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Cultivating a Well-Rounded Ministry

John Gilman May 4, 2017

Piloting a helicopter demands one’s complete attention to control the madness of the multiple parts of the machine. Pilots lean on 3 dimensional thinking to navigate the constant roll, pitch and yaw and move in the desired direction. It reminds me of the skills needed to operating a successful church. Cultivating a well rounded ministry… Continue Reading »

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