Mother’s Day is two weeks after Easter this year! Even though we know that Mother’s Day is the third-highest attendance day of the year, coming up with new ways to reach out can be difficult. [Read More]
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In Part 1 of this blog, we talked about how to keep your church doors open, continue the regular weekly ministries and still find funds to reach out to the lost. But once you find the funds, how do you spend them wisely and get the most reach for your Outreach dollar? Although spending money on marketing should be considered an investment in the future of your church and in the souls of your community, you still have a responsibility to be a good steward of what God gives you. Here are some avenues to explore to make your budget go further: [Read More]
With the current economic situation, everyone is tightening their belts and conserving their funds. And, as you know, giving to charities and churches has declined, too. So how does a church keep the doors open, continue the regular weekly ministries, and still find funds to reach out to the lost? [Read More}
When summer comes, many churches find their air conditioning bill going up and their attendance going down. And while you can’t affect the heat, you can influence your church’s attendance with a couple of well-planned summer outreach ideas and events that appeal to families. Remember, with the economy still struggling, many families will be taking another “stay-cation” this year, and they will be looking for low-cost actitivies and events to provide entertainment.
Here are a variety of ideas to start your summer planning…