What does it take to turn a reader into a commenter? What ideas do you have for getting others to join the conversation?
Merry Christmas and Happy New Year from The Network! Thanks for helping to make this a meeting place for those who love Christ’s church and want to grow in service to Him through its ministries. Some highlights of the past year include...
Merry Christmas and Happy New Year from The Network!Thanks for helping to make this a meeting place for those who love Christ’s church and want to grow in service to Him through its ministries.Some highlights of the past year include:
We are excited to announce two newly created discussion forums on The Network: Hospitality and Young Adults. We hope these forums will foster discussions for those who participate in hospitality ministries and those who are interested in ministry by, for, or with young adults.
Just after my last comment in the Worship Forum, it popped into my head that you all could be called "RE-FORUM-ERS, how about it?
We've been busy adding new features. Well, more accurately, Chris - our web developer - has been busy adding new features.Maybe you've imagined a team of programmers behind the scenes making this Network website happen. Nope. It's just Chris working one day per week for The Network. But he's getting a lot done in that one day.
At the end of August, a diverse group of 30 young adults gathered to discuss the CRC, its future, and the role of young people in our denomination. You can read more about it in the recent Banner articleConnecting the Church with Young Adults.
As we were developing The Network, someone suggested including a "My Church" feature where you can see a list of other Network users from YOUR own congregation. It's fun to browse questions and comments from people you know in real life.
Last Wednesday we sent an email to all CRC pastors and church offices. It's something we do very judiciously — in fact, it was our first email to pastors about The Network since the launch last February. Here's a copy of the email we sent.