How to Avoid Donor Fatigue & Increase Stewardship

How to Avoid Donor Fatigue & Increase Stewardship

2016 giving is now in the books! Whether you had a banner year, met budget, or came up short, there are essential assessments that will help you understand and improve your giving in 2017 and beyond. To help you assess your current financial situation and increase the...
10 Ways to Say Thank You Throughout the Year

10 Ways to Say Thank You Throughout the Year

Saying thank you to your congregation is one the easiest ways to show your appreciation. In fact, studies show that a sincere “thank you” goes far beyond social niceties and actually motivates people to be more giving themselves. With that in mind, here are a few...
Meet Pastor Mark Clark of Village Church…

Meet Pastor Mark Clark of Village Church…

The year’s Sticky Teams Conference is all about Exploring Ministry Off the Map and what that looks like for leading teams, reaching communities and building better churches. How do we do ministry differently, how do we train our teams, and how can we make an impact on...
5 Key Steps to Leading for the Long Haul

5 Key Steps to Leading for the Long Haul

Everybody wants to leave a legacy. But the reality is we can’t control the impact or the length of our legacy. We’re prophets to our own generation (Acts 13:36) who serve God, play our role and are gone.That said, how we live and lead does have an impact on our...
Desiring God – Martin Luther

Desiring God – Martin Luther

“One of the great rediscoveries of the Reformation—especially of Martin Luther—was that the Word of God comes to us in a form of a Book. In other words, Luther grasped this powerful fact: God preserves the experience of salvation and holiness from generation to...