Ministry Spotlight: LiveSwap, graphic design software for churches

According to LiveSwap's website, it's "graphic design software for churches." But, in my humble opinion, it's so much more than that. It's a powerful, versatile tool that will save you tons of time and effort--especially in the realms of digital and social media. Whether you're a pastor who does his own design or a pro who … Continue reading Ministry Spotlight: LiveSwap, graphic design software for churches

How Churches Can Support Busy Working Parents This Fall

  In the past few decades, the typical employment pattern in families changed. While 41 percent of mothers with a working husband were considered “stay-at-home moms” in 1970, that number dropped to 20 percent by 2012.   But what hasn’t changed? Parents of both genders, whether or not they work full-time, need support as they … Continue reading How Churches Can Support Busy Working Parents This Fall

3 Challenges for Growing Churches to Overcome (And How)

  As Christians, we are called to go out and make disciples [Matthew 28:19]. However, it’s important to note that as your church grows, new challenges present along the way. Below, we’ve identified three potential difficulties for growing churches to overcome and how.   1. Church Leader to Member Ratios When there is an increase … Continue reading 3 Challenges for Growing Churches to Overcome (And How)

7 Fruitful Church Outreach Ideas to Spark Life in Your Community

“How beautiful upon the mountains are the feet of him who brings good news…” – Isaiah 52:7 The local church has a central Gospel purpose: growing the body of Christ. When you execute a local outreach strategy, you’re not just trying to get good PR. You’re getting involved in the community to represent Jesus and … Continue reading 7 Fruitful Church Outreach Ideas to Spark Life in Your Community