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ECF is sharing six valuable resources to help strengthen your leadership teams and get your Church in shape this New Year.
By Episcopal Church Foundation
Use this graphic as an invitation to your Episcopal church for Advent and Christmas services.
A short decommissioning service for retiring vestry members.
The Constituency Model consists of concentric circles that represent levels of connection an organization’s constituents have to an organization. I have modified the model to fit the structure and life of the Episcopal Church. The model can serve as a powerful fundraising and engagement tool for finding donors and volunteers and more deeply engaging those who already contribute time and talent.
By Greg Syler
Documents developed by two congregations who envision a sharing future who have developed a covenant to guide their conversations to explore collaboration.
Every vestry should establish written group norms and a vestry covenant. ECFVP offers examples from Episcopal congregations.
Want a 1 minute video sharing the message of Christmas that you can personalize for your church to add service times? A gift from your friends at the Acts 8 Movement.
By John Rollins
With the enormous popularity of Facebook, we have a great opportunity for "Facebook evangelism." This is possible by using the "Share " option built into Facebooks operating system.
Is there a sure-fire way to set up a planned giving effort from scratch in a congregation? While there's no magic bullet, Jim Murphy, ECF's managing program director for financial resources, recommends these basic steps.