Tag Archives: Church

Church Budgets and the Family

Youth ministry blogger Tim Schmoyer wrote on studentministry.org this week, It’s been said that if you want to see where someone’s true values lie, take a look at their checkbook. I’m thankful that churches are taking family ministry more and more seriously, but I think the same principle can apply… What percentage of your church’s […]

Why Nobody Wants To Go To Church Anymore

I think this is something important for NextGen leaders to be considering… not only are students leaving the church in droves, but church buildings “as a whole” are becoming empty and irrelevant in our towns and communities all over America. Europe has already been labeled a post-Christian culture and from the looks of it, America […]

Love for the LGBT Community: Stephanie Singer

When I walked away from the church into the LGBT (lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender) community, it was because I felt like they offered a more appealing, better-tasting, longer-lasting love. At church, I couldn’t wrestle with my sexual identity because of the shame and fear of rejection. But the LGBT community offered something different. They never […]

Marketing IS Ministry

I’ve never understood why so many churches don’t take marketing a little more seriously. I guess it’s probably the melancholy side of me. I’ve always like things to look polished. Clean. Professional. And I’m not a graphics designer in any sense, but I am a wanna-be. I try to do the best with the tools […]