30 Unique Gift Ideas For Creatives

Whether it’s Christmas, birthdays, anniversaries, or any other occasion, sometimes people are incredibly difficult to buy for. We know that design-focused minds, technology-lovers, and artists can be some of the MOST challenging people on a shopping list. Don’t worry—we’re here to help!

Restarting Ministries? Don’t Overdrive Your Headlights.

As churches are considering the future in light of our strange present, they will inevitably need to renew and reimagine the past. The following article will show why the assumption is that it will require incorporating something completely new.

Embrace Tradition for Your Christmas Celebration

Kevin D. Hendricks explains why embracing tradition at Christmas is good news for small churches.

When it comes to Christmas, people like “That’s how we’ve always done it,” just fine. Embrace tradition.

More than anything, embracing tradition at Christmas is good news for small churches. If you don’t have a huge budget, if you’ve got a small team and limited resources, embracing tradition is your friend. It means you don’t have to come up with some brilliant, brand new strategy that completely re-imagines Christmas. You don’t need something wild to get people’s attention. They’re eager to pay attention. They’re yearning for the traditions they remember. All you have to do is find ways to tap into those traditions.

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PODCAST: Christmas Is the New Easter?

Our culture still embraces Christmas. Churches decorate, plan and hold extra services. But are we really connecting with the people who only come to church during the most wonderful time of the year?

Prepare for Christmas During the Pandemic

Christmas is such an important time of the year for the Church. It’s a big deal! Not only do we get to celebrate the birth of our Savior, but it’s also a time that there is normally a bump in attendance in our worship services. As you begin to plan for your ministry’s holiday events, you may be wondering what’s the best route to take for this year as Covid-19 has affected things drastically around the world.



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