Most churches have many special services at Christmas time. One of the most popular services is on Christmas Eve. As Christ followers, worship of Jesus Christ is certainly appropriate and spiritually uplifting, especially during this season. The birth of Christ is one of the most – if not the most – significant event to occur… Continue Reading »
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Focus on the Church Body. TrueNorth Church in N. Augusta, SC, has a vision for a ministry that is focused on the body and not the building. Lead Pastor, Steven Davis, reminds his team that “We follow the breadcrumbs that God leaves us.” Around 1800 people meet each week at North Augusta High School,… Continue Reading »
The 50 Year Old Church Plant. Asbury United Methodist Church in Tulsa has a mission to worship, grow, and influence. They want people to experience God in a corporate worship setting and then become influencers in their world. It began in 1962 as a Tulsa District church plant with a minister right out of seminary…. Continue Reading »
We recently sat down with Kevin Harrison, the executive pastor of in Moore, S.C., to talk about the technological resources the church has implemented and the impact these changes have had on the ministry. Q: Can you tell me a little bit about the church and the size of the congregation? A: … Continue Reading »
I can honestly say that our 2012 conference was one of the best yet. Some said it was the best! But what’s really exciting is that the 2013 is already shaping up to be a winner. First off, let’s just say this: Disney’s Coronado Springs Resort. Enough said? But we’re also rounding up some very… Continue Reading »
At our annual Ideas to Impact Conference earlier this year, I met a PDS client named Diane Geschwind, who works for St. Christopher’s Parish in Baldwin, N.Y. Diane talked to me about why she works for the church. To her, it boiled down to connecting with people. That’s what the church is about.
ACS Technologies recently held our 25th annual conference: Ideas to Impact 2012. It’s been an amazing journey from the 1st conference way back in the last century. Over time the conference has evolved and some goals have changed, but one thing never changes: we are totally dedicated to providing attendees with a great experience. By… Continue Reading »
Last week was one of my favorite ones of the year – ACST Conference. I love the time to hear from our clients what they are doing in their ministries and share with them even more possibilities. Most of the year, I am in the “trees” working on the development. This lets me step back… Continue Reading »
Our meeting in Atlanta last week has to be the best conference ever – this year’s attendance of 850 clients was a record year. We were able to take more of our staff this year and when you include clients, staff, and exhibitors, there were 1000 people at the conference.
I am a planner. I am not really a “fly by the seat of my pants” person. So, with that I have a philosophy on packing. If I leave for a trip on Wednesday, I like to have everything in the suitcase by Monday night. I have had to start this process of pulling out… Continue Reading »