Category Archives: Feb 2006

Dear Friends,

Greeting Often the beginning of a new year prompts us to reconsider our ministry goals. As we seek the Lord’s guidance for the upcoming year, we take a look back to see what has been accomplished and a look forward …
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Posted in Feb 2006, Greeting, Synergy

Welcoming a New Pastor

Idea Exchange When each of our two associate pastors joined our staff, we did the things most churches do—provided a good crew to help unload the moving van, a meal, and some warm fellowship. But to offer more help and …
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Posted in Feb 2006, Idea Exchange, Synergy

Celebrating Your Church’s Anniversary

Idea Exchange For our church’s 150th anniversary, we desired to recognize the Lord’s faithfulness and to celebrate our shared history. Our planning committee began working a year in advance—praying, preparing, and inviting former pastors to participate. For several months during …
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Posted in Feb 2006, Idea Exchange, Synergy

Cottage Prayer Meetings

Building Your Ministry Cottage prayer meetings provide a relaxed setting that encourages church members to pray. For three consecutive months, all ages of our church family gather in homes the first Saturday of each month at 5:00 p.m. We open …
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Posted in Building Your Ministry, Feb 2006, Synergy

Writing a Wednesday Night Article

Building Your Ministry Writing a Wednesday Night Article allows me to communicate a Christian worldview and to provide a change of pace for our Wednesday prayer meetings. While the Sunday morning and evening services involve expository sermons, Wednesday night offers …
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Posted in Building Your Ministry, Feb 2006, Synergy