Most churches are better at planning than at promoting. The weight of our focus and attention goes into creating the event, rather than inviting people to be a part.

The issue is, effectively communicating with our congregation and community takes… time and consistency. It’s no longer something th...

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Key findings from the 2016 State of the Plate survey:

59% of churches surveyed reported flat-lined or decreased giving over the period 2015 to 2016. (A previous survey from 2013 revealed 53% of churches had an increase in giving that year.)

Only 41% of churches surveyed saw giving increase by 5%...

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Sometimes the media slide computer will shutdown or reboot in the middle of the service, or images on the screen may flash in and out due to a cable or digital video signal issue.

Environmental control systems like HVAC can malfunction or be programmed incorrectly. The sanctuary can be too cold or...

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Phil and Steve speak with Michael Lukaszewski from ChurchFuel.com on the struggles of today’s church and how to overcome them.

Listen to the full podcast on iTunes or hit the play button below:

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Equipment:

While you could opt for high-end recording programs such as Pro Tools, there are several reputable free options out there. The first, Audacity, is an open-source editing and recording program that’s compatible with most operating systems and works well for beginners. Though it dons a ra...

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