Recent Postings

Small Grants Can Make a Big Difference for Congregations
Our mission at the Center for Congregations is to strengthen congregations by helping their...
Conversation Starters for Discussion of Civility and Racial Tension
Awareness... Decision... Action...Many years ago, I learned this three-word phrase as a mantra...
Is Your Congregation a Pokémon Go Location?
Does your congregation have a gymnasium? You may and not even know it. With the arrival of the...
Helping Domestic Violence Victims
Many congregations support organizations which assist women who are in abusive domestic...
What about Crowdfunding?
What about crowdfunding? Perhaps someone in your congregation has asked that question in a...

Upcoming Workshops

Reframing Money Talk
This luncheon workshop will help you reframe congregational fundraising language to the concepts...
Shaping Youth as Servant Leaders
Students today are bombarded with competing messages, which often leave them unsure about how to...
Creative Worship: Designing Memorable Experiences
The Creative Worship workshop teaches techniques and methods that your congregation, large or...
Leadership in a New Key
Leadership matters! Learn an effective approach that unlocks the leadership capacity in yourself...
Leading Your Congregation in the Midst of Change
 Leaders of global businesses report that the challenges they face are less predictable than...
Nurturing Healthy Families in Your Congregation
Family health can often be taken for granted in congregational life. However, families in...
Evaluating Your Congregation's Communications and Welcome
This practical and upbeat lunch workshop offers easy-to-follow steps for conducting a "DIY"...
Understanding the Unique Nature of Congregational Education
Educational approaches for congregations are different from other educational contexts, requiring...
 
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