filtered by Pastoral Care, Administration
By Mary Kate Wold
Learn more about the Church Pension Group before General Convention.
By Annette Buchanan
When was the last time a delegation of 5 or more people from your church attended an event that addressed an area of vital importance to your congregation?
By Linda Puckett
Linda Puckett lists the primary responsibilities of anyone who is tasked with managing the finances of a church.
By Susan Erdey
Susie Erdey explains why pledge transparency can only be beneficial to the life of both individual members and the parish as a whole.
By J. William Harkins, Ph.D., LMFT
J. William Harkins details different approaches to building resilience in the face of hardship.
By Greg Syler
An analogous question comes up in my own work across the church and with membership and leadership development. Should the rector be a member of the vestry? Should the rector run the vestry meetings?
By Randy Ferebee
Randy Ferebee reminds us that while the vestry is responsible for practical governance it helps to keep processes as simple and useful as possible.
By Greg Syler
Reconciling all people to God in Christ and with one another is a full-time calling and a life’s occupation, and there’s no real time off in these positions, either. We invariably bring this stuff home. “Christianity is a contact sport,” a friend recently said.
By Richelle Thompson
The priest’s prayer was unusual: “Please God, don’t let anyone code during the Christmas services.”
By Daniel Velez Rivera
This hands-on webinar will provide participants a step-by-step process in effective grant writing and techniques for creating a narrative budget.