Why You Suddenly Need A Sermon On Jesus’ Second Coming

Why You Suddenly Need A Sermon On Jesus' Second Coming

Have you thought about preaching a sermon series on Jesus’ second coming? It can be a daunting task for a few reasons: (1) the references are scattered throughout the Old and New Testaments; (2) there’s uncertainty in the meaning of the signs; (3) pre-, post-, a- millennialism is confusing; (4) and most parishioners don’t know their Bibles. All of these reasons are valid, and it might prompt us to to weave our observations about end times into other sermons instead of pursuing a stand-alone focus.

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The Back To School Checklist For Sunday School Leaders

Summer is a fantastic time for Sunday School: VBS, summer camps, small class sizes, and great weather; but winter is coming. With this back to school checklist, you’ll not only be able to face back to school, you’ll conquer it! While this time of year is serious business, we’ve assembled the top 10 back to school memes for Sunday School to inject some fun along the way.

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Top Back To School Bible Verses

Top Back To School Bible Verses

Back to school can be an anxious time for children and parents. Your student may be entering a new environment with new pressures academically and socially. You may not know the teachers or you might be concerned with the size of the school or the curriculum. What will my student learn? How can you reinforce biblical behavior at home with the crazy schedule that is about the start? What about Christian friends? You’re wondering if there are any, and if your child will make the right choices to build an accountable friend group.

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Top 12 Back To School Sermons: How To Prepare Parents And Kids For the School Year

Top 12 Back To School Sermons: How To Prepare Parents And Kids For the School Year

The beginning of the school year is here and for many families it’s a time to reengage in church life. In many ways this time carries more significance for families than the church’s historic start of the calendar on the first Sunday of Advent, or even the secular start of the year on January 1. Because families have returned from vacation and kids are moving up a grade, it’s a perfect time to spend Sunday mornings in a series about preparation. We know that our world is falling a part all around us and there are many pressures and anxieties as the school year unfolds.

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Saving Moses | Saving Babies Every Day!

 Saving Moses | Saving Babies Every Day!

What a name! The story of Moses being rescued by the Egyptian princess from the Nile River is the inspiration for Saving Moses, a charity based in Englewood, Colorado. Founded by Sarah Bowling in 2009, the vision began when she responded to a simple, but dramatic need.While traveling in Ethiopia, she found two baby girls abandoned in a field. She brought them to a nearby orphanage in hopes they would find a safe home. The opposite happened. The orphanage refused to care for the twin girls. In fact, nobody would love and care for these babies because of the cost and responsibility involved.

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In-Ear Monitors – Part 2: How To Get A Natural Sound

In-Ear Monitors - Part 2: How To Get A Natural Sound

I think is a good idea for musicians to own their in-ear monitors. In fact I think it’s critical. If you own them, you are more likely to use them in your own environment. This will allow you to become familiar with the way they feel, (fit in your ears) and how they perform/sound. Listening to music casually with them is not the same as using them in a performance or in a worship setting, but it does help you to become acquainted with their benefits (and disadvantages).

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Worship Ministry Administration 201: How To Convince Your Church Board To Fund Your Ministry Project

Worship Ministry Administration 201: How To Convince Your Church Board To Fund Your Ministry Project

There is a statement that is often spoken by church staff members. “If only I had the budget, we could ___ (fill in the blank).” The truth is, a wise board will fund things that reasonably support their goals and vision. How do you plan and propose a ministry to help the leadership allocate what is needed? If a church leadership team says they will start a new service, how will that be executed? Here are five ways to organize the process of planning your budget and other resources for worship.

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3 Quick Things About Sharefaith’s Free Video Streaming Hardware

3 Quick Things About Sharefaith’s Free Video Streaming Hardware

Since the fall of 2016, Sharefaith has offered its churches the most feature-rich and affordable live video streaming solution out there. One of the great things about Sharefaith streaming is that it doesn’t require a computer. Instead, churches are able to broadcast their services through BoxCast’s live video streaming encoder. Below you’ll find a few exciting facts about this advanced streaming hardware that Sharefaith offers it’s members 100% free.

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Top Bible Verses About Forgiveness + Forgiveness Tool

When we are hurt by others, especially those who are close to us, choosing the path of forgiveness can be extremely difficult. The top Bible verses about forgiveness that show us how God, our loving Heavenly Father, has forgiven us for all of our sins and trespasses, and how he instructs us to do the same to those who have sinned against us and hurt us.

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NEW No Longer Slaves Church Media Bundle

We just released our brand new church media bundle, No Longer Slaves! This bundle has 13 individual media resources with various formats and a ton of possibilities on how you can use it to fit your needs. Download and use this bundle as a whole, to fully brand your church service from start to finish. Check out everything this bundle has to offer and the various ways you can use it!

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