Mother’s Day is the third most attended church day in the U.S., just behind Christmas and Easter. Naturally, moms want to spend the morning going to church with their kids and this is the church’s chance to sho... Read More...
Church video announcements can be an ideal tool for relaying essential information to the congregation. Using video instead of live stage announcements can help you avoid mistakes stay attuned to how long announcements are running. The downside is all the work involved in planning, preparing, shooting, editing, and completing these videos each week. If you don't have a video team, or if that team is already at overbooked, you might consider outsourcing this task.
Beginning largely with the impact and success of the Passion of the Christ, in recent years we have seen an ongoing Reformation and Renaissance in movies produced for theaters, churches, and home use. As this process of rebirth, renewal, and refreshment in movie entertainment has continued, we have most recently seen 10 top redemptive movies of 2018 earn awards at the recent Movieguide ® 27th Annual Movieguide Faith & Values Awards Gala.
Many of the tasks pastors handle each week deal with emotionally intense situations. Sickness, tragedies, counseling, death, and life-altering moments (whether joyous or painful). As they walk through these moments with people, pastors can quickly become drained emotionally, physically, mentally, and spiritually. Unfortunately, pastors tend to feel the need (and many congregations expect this) to be on-call 24/7. No Sabbath rest for pastors doesn't leave them any time to recharge.
Easter video and media can add an incredibly warm touch to your church services. Christian video producers are creating new videos weekly, and sites like Worship House Media, offer a wonderful selection of videos to add to your already excellent church services.
This Easter, there are a handful of newer films that would be excellent choices to watch with your family and loved ones (aside from old standards like The Ten Commandments featuring Charlton Heston). While nothing replaces reading the Gospels to better understand your faith and the resurrection of Jesus Christ, films do have a way of communicating the Gospel story narrative in new ways, especially to kids and those who may not yet fully grasp the power of the life of Jesus Christ.
The classic story The Pilgrim’s Progress is coming to theaters for the first time and has been produced to serve missions and missionaries around the world.
Whether you are an individual who loves to study the Bible, a volunteer at your church, a seminary student, or a teacher or pastor, Bible study software has many features to offer in-depth Bible study. Bible study software can be a huge investment--with costs ranging from hundreds to thousands of dollars.
As one of the youngest Planned Parenthood clinic directors in the nation, Abby Johnson was involved in upwards of 22,000 abortions and counseled countless women on their reproductive choices. Her passion surrounding a woman's right to choose led her to become a spokesperson for Planned Parenthood, fighting to enact legislation for the cause she so deeply believed in. Until the day she saw something that changed everything.
The Long Goodbye: The Kara Tippetts Story release marks the fourth anniversary of Kara Tippetts passing. This highly anticipated documentary shares her powerful story of living and dying with grace, humor, and dignity.