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My Professional Development Plan: Get Lost on Purpose

  This recently popped up in my Facebook Memories. It’s still true! In a field that is constantly changing and evolving, like nonprofit communications and marketing, it can be hard to create a professional development plan. Sure, there are bedrock concepts and skills that don’t change much, like the importance of target audiences and clear … Read moreMy Professional Development Plan: Get Lost on Purpose

Day in the Life of a Nonprofit Communicator – Debbie Gillum

Debbie Gillum Welcome to our latest installment in our series on the “Day in the Life” of nonprofit communicators! This series lets you describe your workday in your own words. We’d love to feature YOU in this series! Don’t be shy – tell us what you do in a typical day as a nonprofit communications pro. Debbie Gillum lives and … Read moreDay in the Life of a Nonprofit Communicator – Debbie Gillum

Mobile Giving: Just as Safe as Buying Groceries

You’ve heard about the benefits and value of mobile giving — how it tends to increase giving overall, how it benefits those in your church who aren’t present during the offering, and how it offers a higher level of convenience. However, something keeps holding you back. You’re sold on the benefits, but you’re worried that … Read moreMobile Giving: Just as Safe as Buying Groceries

Partner with Churches in Calgary, Alberta Through Creative Missions

Your financial support is vital as we prepare for our eighth Creative Missions trip to Calgary, Alberta, May 18-25, 2018. Please consider asking God how you might sustain these efforts. Why Calgary, Alberta? With much prayer and discussion, there was a clear call for Creative Missions to serve churches outside the U.S. in 2018. Calgary … Read morePartner with Churches in Calgary, Alberta Through Creative Missions

7 Additions That Will Improve Your Church Bulletin

The church bulletin is a venerable staple throughout much of the American church. Even in our digital age, printed bulletins or orders of worship still have an important role to play. Yes, it’s possible to send all the information out electronically, but you won’t reach the entire Sunday morning crowd that way quite yet. The … Read more7 Additions That Will Improve Your Church Bulletin