10 Things to Never Say to a Pastor

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Pastors are only human, which suggests they have their own set of peeves. Sure, they are called to rise above it all—to turn the other cheek, deflect wrath with a kind word, and not be so affected by horribly rude people. But it really isn’t fair to razz the pastor to see how far they can take it any more than it is ok for the village wise-guy to provoke the Buckingham Palace guard to laugh. Let’s stand down a little and show some respect, maybe even some support, for the thankless things they do every day; and whatever you do, try to avoid saying the following things to your pastor: Continue reading “10 Things to Never Say to a Pastor” »

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Top 30 Sunday School Songs for Kids

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We’ve assembled this list of the top 30 Sunday School songs sung by kids around the world. They may be sung in different languages, but these songs have stood the test of time. You are blessed if you have a worship leader on your Sunday School team that can write your own material, but for the rest of us, sticking with these tried and true songs provides great value in addition to the Sunday School lessons for kids that we teach. Continue reading “Top 30 Sunday School Songs for Kids” »

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10 Reasons Why A Bible Centered Sunday School Curriculum is a Must-Have

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“Train up a child in the way he should go, when he is old he will not depart from it.” (Proverbs 22:6). It is in childhood that crucial spiritual development occurs so getting biblical facts straight and implementing viable applications that will effectively reach your little audience with the truth is extremely important; it is how they will filter through and understand the world around them. There is only so much time to instill important truths before they are thrown into the arena of life. Continue reading “10 Reasons Why A Bible Centered Sunday School Curriculum is a Must-Have” »

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5 Benefits of Having A Church Mobile App

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Your church mobile app is a powerful tool that brings with it great benefits. When your focus is on proclaiming the Gospel, connecting with your congregation and encouraging your flock, you’ll benefit heavily from having an app. There are many exciting possibilities, but these 5 benefits remain amongst the top favorites and are all possible with Sharefaith’s free Church Mobile App, available on the Website Yearly and Complete Yearly membership plans. Continue reading “5 Benefits of Having A Church Mobile App” »

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10 Ways to Celebrate Thanksgiving from a Biblical Perspective

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Thanksgiving for the Christian is more than just another holiday and there’s no better time to set a precedence of gratitude towards God than during this special season. There are lots of ways to celebrate the goodness of God and His many blessings, here are just a few. Continue reading “10 Ways to Celebrate Thanksgiving from a Biblical Perspective” »

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30 Beautiful Church Website Templates for Ministry and Outreach

Websites have quickly become a powerful and necessary tool for the church. These days more people are finding churches through searching online, than searching through the phone book. However, even if you come up #1 in searches all the time, that won’t do you much good if your website looks out-of-date or just plain ugly. You need to make a good first impression for any potential visitors and your church website will serve as your digital ambassador to the world. The internet has grown leaps and bounds since its inception and continues to evolve at a rapid pace. Keeping up with those changes and maintaining a look with the latest and greatest features can be exceptionally difficult. This is where church website templates come in. Oftentimes, we hear the word “template” and think that this means low quality cookie cutter stuff. In actuality, many templates are out there that make even professional web designers have to  do a triple-take to see if what they are looking at is truly a template or custom design work. Continue reading “30 Beautiful Church Website Templates for Ministry and Outreach” »

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The fastest way to build a beautiful church website

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Your church or ministry may be in the process of setting up a church website and looking at all the many options available. There may be many things you deem important in choosing the best solution provider. More than anything, you will probably want a solution that not only provides the website, but hosting as well, and both of those should be budget-friendly. You can look at solution providers that are tailored towards churches and ministry, or you can make use of the many secular offerings that provide websites to anyone. The ideal situation for a church would be to pick a company that agrees with their statement of faith. One should take note that many of the secular alternatives also host websites with mature content, which you would not want to support. Continue reading “The fastest way to build a beautiful church website” »

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Know Jesus Like Never Before – Chronicles of the Messiah

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If you have ever visited Israel, you’ll know that your faith suddenly became so real. To walk where Jesus walked and see the culture and sites described in Scripture truly brings the Bible to life. To truly know Jesus, we must also know Him as Yeshua the Jew, the Messiah, and the King of the Jews. Who was He? What was His culture like? What exactly did He do as a Rabbi and teacher? Continue reading “Know Jesus Like Never Before – Chronicles of the Messiah” »

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10 Essentials of a Mobile Church App – Updates on the Sharefaith App Coming Soon!

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This month, Sharefaith will be launching our highly anticipated church mobile app which will be 100% free to all Website Yearly and Complete Yearly memberships. It’s not a mobile version of your websites, it’s an actual app that folks can download freely from the Apple App Store and Google Play Store. Here are 10 essentials that the Sharefaith Church App will have, and we believe every church mobile app should have. Continue reading “10 Essentials of a Mobile Church App – Updates on the Sharefaith App Coming Soon!” »

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