How much should you compensate a guest preacher?
Having a communications tool for your staff is essential because collaborating without a system, process, or tool is complicated and inefficient. Before choosing a tool, ask yourself (and your team) these questions.
This resource is a consolidation of guidelines that CRC Synods have adopted over time, as a supplement to the Church Order, to equip churches to deal with an abuse allegation in a manner that is consistent with CRC beliefs and values.
The Executive Course in Volunteer Ministry Development (taking place October 7-10 in Grand Rapids, MI) will show you how to develop a High Impact volunteer ministry—one that will bring results.
I don’t need to be a Brewmaster Pastor in order to drum-up some controversial grass-roots community of believers doing something radically cool. As a believer and follower of Jesus Christ, I’m already radical.
Our greatest hope for deacons (and all council members really) is that they will see these larger gatherings as much more than just ‘another meeting.’
Friendship CRC, a 30+ year suburban church located 15 minutes south of Grand Rapids, MI, is seeking a Lead Pastor of Worship and Discipleship and a Pastor of Congregational Care and Outreach.
Look inside the third issue of Living the Call for updates from Worship Ministries, Calvin Theological Seminary, and the Calvin Institute of Christian Worship, as well as tools for your congregation's worship committee.
I’m more comfortable with answers than questions, authority than weakness, and qualification by academic degree than qualification by suffering. But I’m learning that effectiveness in chaplaincy requires me to walk into the circle of my discomfort.
I’ve not forgotten the powerful impact of Stephanie’s leadership style. As the weeks passed, she kept inviting us into her unfancy kitchen. In doing so, she set the stage for a group of college girls to let their guard down.
East Leonard CRC is searching for a full-time Pastor or Director of Faith Formation.