filtered by Capital Campaigns, Worship, Youth + 6 other(s)
By Ken Howard
Join us as we explore a data-grounded approach to revealing and responding to the impact of Covid-19 on our congregations and communities, and the issues surrounding reopening congregations safely and effectively.
By Linda Buskirk
In our latest blog, Linda Buskirk explores a fascinating idea, that every congregation should have a “story steward” to collect memories about their experiences with the church.
By Terri Matthes
Do you need a video for your capital campaign?
The Congregational Vitality Assessment is designed to provide congregations with an assessment of its Vitality (how healthy it is) and its Sustainability (whether it has the people, financial, and contextual resources necessary to survive).
By Frederico Garza
In this webinar, well speak with two deacons about their experiences during the pandemic and offer ideas about how best to support deacons during the pandemic and beyond.
By Sandra Montes, Ema Rosero-Nordalm y Letty Guevara-Cuence
Sandra y las Rvdas. Ema Rosero-Nordalm y Letty Guevara-Cuence hablarán sobre la mejor manera de apoyar a los y las diáconos y su trabajo pastoral durante este tiempo de pandemia.
By Jim Murphy
Join us to learn how to use the many resources of ECF.
By Jim Murphy
Take the mystery out of planned giving for your parish.
By Audra Abt
In our latest blog, Audra Abt encourages us to cultivate real relationships with people marked by the brutalities of systemic injustice.
By David Romanik
How do we respond when those who look and speak differently knock on our door? When two Swahili-speaking refugee families from Congo arrived at Church of the Heavenly Rest in Abilene, Texas, in 2013, the community’s first response was to help with their physical needs. In Breaking Down Walls, David Romanik shares the process of discernment and the practical steps that followed as they shifted their focus to bringing God’s purpose for the community to life.