- Is It Time for a New Beginning?
A congregation of 75 is in a building meant for 400.
A congregation rapidly depletes its reserves to meet the annual budget.
- CRG Workspaces Promote Conversation Anytime, Anywhere
Conversation is a powerful tool for moving through and beyond challenges. Busy schedules create challenges themselves, often limiting the time we… continue reading
- Six Practices to Thriving
January is a time of fresh beginnings. Congregational leaders wanting to take a new look at their work might consider this resource: Thriving… continue reading
- Conducting Meaningful Meetings
The nature and quality of congregational meetings significantly impacts the health and direction of a congregation. Purposeful and participatory… continue reading
- Spice Up Your Worship
What makes worship boring is not style but monotony. So says Dr. Marcia McFee, a worship consultant with a background in music and theatre, as… continue reading
- Action Steps Toward Successful Fundraising
A Center for Congregations workshop on funding is creating a buzz in local congregations.
Text-to-give, conversation, strategy… continue reading
- Congregation and Community Partners
Does your congregation’s building have excess space? Would you like to generate some income from that space? Would you like to see admirable… continue reading
- Network Your Programs
It’s that time of year when most congregations are gearing up for a new season of programming – Bible studies, small groups, children and youth… continue reading
- When the Time Comes
As part of their care ministries, some congregations are encouraging their members to prepare advanced directives (often called ‘living wills’)… continue reading
- How to Bring a Dying Congregation Back to Life
Are there any resources out there to help my congregation? It’s dying! It was once populated and thriving (okay, a long time ago.) Now it’s… continue reading