Nearly everyone in America loves Thanksgiving. It is a time to eat turkey, watch parades and football, and gather with family. We each certainly have our own Thanksgiving traditions. Hopefully, these customs also include supporting our local churches with their Thanksgiving outreach. The Thanksgiving season is a great opportunity to be a blessing to others… Continue Reading »
Though the results we deliver are not delivered in a box with a bow, or even by courier, the impact is far-reaching and real. The gifts we were given are used and repackaged as gifts you can re-gift, again and again. Through means that your church body may not even realize, we deliver our impact on you, which then manifests itself into the most meaningful gifts of all – helping our fellow man when in need.
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.
Surely, between prayers, devotions and encouraging sticky notes, the church is the best place to not have conflict at all! But then you actually get that job in the church, and your first conflict slaps you out of your lovely heaven-on-earth sentiment of ministry.
From faster, more effective communication to deeper, more engaged community, the promise of online connection can seem almost too good to be true. And while it’s true that technology, itself, isn’t the answer, churches around the world are leveraging the power of social technologies to better connect, engage, equip, and mobilize their congregations for the… Continue Reading »
Do you have long term employees at your church? These are the staff members that have been around the longest, and who have seen things change over the years? Well, I am one of the many examples at ACS Technologies of such an employee. I started in 1983, when the company had just six employees… Continue Reading »
It’s one of my favorite times of the year – time for the Grinch! Today is our annual R&D Christmas luncheon, and I always pull out my Grinch tie. I’m not really the Grinch, only as far as December still being a time for us to continue to work on product development in addition to… Continue Reading »
It started a month or so ago when I was reading a blog. It’s a family friend who has two children that God made uniquely but wonderfully special. (If you want to be inspired by her faith and journey, check it out at – http://baseballsbutterfliesblessings.blogspot.com/) She recently had her son’s super hero birthday party and mentioned the great… Continue Reading »