At Home, Talking about Life and Faith this Holy Week and Easter

At Home, Talking about Life and Faith this Holy Week and Easter
Preparing for Easter as a family was always such a blur. We hosted the family Easter gathering with 20 plus people, complete with an egg hunt. That meant the house and the yard needed to be ready. We didn't want anyone finding an unwanted surprise from our dog instead of a colored egg. Still, amid going to the parish for Holy Week services, prepari...
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Starting a Social Media Strategy for Your Ministry

Starting a Social Media Strategy for Ministry Settings
Social media strategy is a plan for how you intentionally engage your young people and families through your websites and social media channels.  It about how you create and curate content and engage your audience.  A great primer to setting started with a social media strategy is to adopt the P.O.S.T. method as a practice for h...
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Connecting with Youth, Family, Parish, and Wider Community in Non-Gathered Ways

Connecting with Youth, Family, Parish, and Wider Community in Non-Gathered Ways
In the current situation regarding COVID-19 and increasing number of self-quarantine, ministers across the country are trying to discern how to engage the people they serve without physically coming together.  Non-gathered ministry allows ministry leaders to reach youth who do not attend programs (or even church).  Consider these pra...
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