Church Executive, February 2013, Volume 12, Issue 2CURRENT ISSUE Friday, February 1st, 2013
The CE Interview: A. Colette Rice, Executive Pastor, Mt. Ennon Baptist Church, Clinton, MD
By Ronald E. Keener
Colette Rice was a civil servant for the federal government for 27 years before becoming executive pastor at Mt. Ennon Baptist Church. “Over the span of my career I have amassed skills and developed competencies in the areas of personnel management, budget and finance, procurement, and leadership development – all of which have prepared me to serve in my current capacity,” she says.
Responsible financial stewardship: Governance
By Dan Busby
A five-part series opens: Misuse of church
funds a huge governing issue
Policy governance: Adopt or adapt?
By Don Green
The well-regarded Carver governance model
can work for churches.
The power of consistent brand imagery
By Brandon Cox
By offering multiple giving options, churches take the hassle out of giving and pave the way for members to exercise greater generosity.
Branding your church
By Bill Foster
How to create a visual image that succinctly articulates your mission and message.
Make Facebook work for your church
A failure is in designing for the convenience of the organization and not for the person using it.
By Heather Robinson
SPECIAL SECTION: Audio
The case of intelligibility
By Dan James
Faith comes by hearing – but what if they can’t hear you?