Church Websites are so crucial and are a must in this day and age. Yet, with a church website can come a slew of problems and issues. Some are simple, others may seem like an unclimbable mountain. So let’s shed some light on these issues in a fun and lighthearted way with some church memes that will bring all of us some laughter and joy!
Trials and tribulations are part of the Christian life. The New Testament addresses the surety of suffering if we want to be like Jesus. In fact, Paul says that we should, “glory in our suffering, because we know that suffering produces perseverance; perseverance, character; and character, hope” (Romans 5: 3-4).
Last year, Sharefaith and BoxCast began teaming up to help churches reach as many people as possible through live video streaming. Though there are quite a few different streaming providers in the market, only Sharefaith offers a ministry customized solution that meets the logistical, budgetary, and quality needs of churches. With our 1-year anniversary quickly approaching, we’ve decided to make our streaming plan even better for ministries.
Church Websites that inspire! Looking to design your own church website? Or perhaps you are giving your website a refresh. Either way, we all need to take a look at these websites that inspire before designing our own. You should be proud of your church website. It’s not just a information page, it’s an avenue in which you communicate with new and current church members. Church websites often look horrible as little attention is paid to design or content. Many churches still believe that beautiful church websites cost a fortune or that you need a developer. For over the last 7 years, Sharefaith has partnered with churches and provided an award winning church website builder that has helped nearly 8,000 churches and we know that when you start your church website you’re looking for design and content inspiration. We, ourselves, love looking at beautiful church websites and that’s why we assembled this list of top 70 beautiful church websites that inspires.
Monday July 10th, 2017, Medford, Oregon. Sharefaith Inc, the largest provider of all-in-one church resources acquired ChurchWebsites. With ChurchWebsites now forming part of the Sharefaith Inc family, we’ll continue to provide world-class support and exceptional award-winning church websites and hosting to all ChurchWebsites.com members.
Choosing where to learn and prepare for ministry is a very important decision. It creates a wonderful opportunity to spend time in preparation, discover new circles of influence, engage in rich discussions, and plan for where God is calling you. With so many schools to choose from with great reputations, the decision is not one to take lightly. Many factors come into play like personal convenience and geography. But those factors aside, we’ve assembled the Sharefaith Top 20 Theological Schools and Seminaries for 2017. Each theological school or seminary has their own strengths, weaknesses, foci, and constituency. (more…)
Online Seminaries and schools are quickly becoming a preferred way to earn a degree or certificate. Certainly there are stereotypes that hinder students from pursuing the options more actively. One reason students shy away from online seminaries is the perception the courses lacking accountability, given the flexibility. However, we’ve found that the biggest advantage for online seminaries is the possibility of pursuing a Master of Divinity, Master of Arts, Master of Science, or even in some cases, a Bachelor’s degree in Christian Studies while maintaining a full-time job! And, if you can stick to a schedule and organize your week, the flexibility might become a shared advantage to online classes.
Are you looking to serve as a worship leader or worship pastor? Do you know someone who might be interested in starting their search? Our Top 20 list of Universities & Schools for Worship Ministry is a healthy place to start. We based our selections on five criteria: (1) reputation; (2) facilities; (3) faculty; (4) location; (5) offerings. Both large and small schools made our list.
On May 26th, gunmen attacked Egyptian Christians that were traveling to an ancient monastery, St. Samuel Monastery in Minya, a province about 160 miles south of Cairo along the Nile River. Here is everything you need to know about the attack and the most recent updates regarding it.
As churches cater to the needs of today’s generation, one area of particular importance is giving, especially when it comes to offering a means for your congregation to pay tithes online. As recent surveys show, online giving trends continue to rise and churches need to offer a means to allow their congregations to pay tithes online. With all of the options to choose from, what is the best platform for your church?