Even Moses faced opposition when he came down from Mount Sinai with the Ten Commandments! Why do we think it’s so bad that we’ll face opposition – or even step on congregants’ toes – if we change the way we’re doing things?
Category Archives: Training
Websites and email can be down for a variety of reasons – some of those reasons are beyond our immediate control, but one cause that can certainly be prevented is the loss of your domain name. Don’t let this be you!
Ron Kochanowski and his wife, Lynne, love to go out for walks and hikes along with their chocolate lab, Stanford. The photo here was during one of those walks – on January 1, 2011. His daughter, Sara, took the photo. It was taken in the Berkshire hills of western Massachusetts along the Keystone Arch Bridges Trail in about a… Continue Reading »
No joke, when I heard Lesley Baker was joining the staff at ACS Technologies, the first word that popped into my head was: “Score!” Lesley was a longtime ACS Technologies client – a super-user, really – and a popular speaker at our annual Ideas to Impact Conference. Now, she’s an Implementation Specialist, and we’re delighted… Continue Reading »
There are many ways to learn more about the software and services provided by ACS Technologies. I have blogged about many of these in the past: – Bringing a certified ACS trainer to your church – Attending an ACS training school – Participating in the Yahoo acsusers group – The often used method of trial… Continue Reading »
You know him. He is the person that shows up early, sets things up, disappears and reappears when it is time to break down. He does the driving, the errands, the little things that are needed to make something successful. Never asking for or receiving any recognition for the work he does. He is the man… Continue Reading »
This year we set out to make some changes to our annual convention. First step was to change the name from the ACS Annual Convention to the Ideas to Impact Conference. The name change was symbolic of the different things in store for this year’s attendees. Here are ten things that changed at this year’s meeting: 1. the conference… Continue Reading »
Do you ever watch those makeover shows on tv? They go from the exhausted Mom who hasn’t worn anything other than a sweatsuit in years to the full blown house. These shows can be quite captivating. They typically take something or someone, overhaul it, and make it even more amazing. The people that get the… Continue Reading »