DR. WAYLON BAILEY & FBC COVINGTON: HIGHLY RELATIONAL, BY DESIGN -- In form and function, relationship is at the heart of everything FBC Covington does as a church. Here’s how that commitment translates into the design of its 180,000-square-foot worship, education and commons expansion.
SIMEON MAY, PHILL MARTIN & THE CHURCH NETWORK: Generally, church administration professionals “land” in their roles in one of two ways: from the pew / business world, or from the seminary — something The Church Network™ CEO Simeon May and Deputy CEO Phill Martin know all too well. After all, they’re prime examples of these two divergent paths. And it’s precisely this varied, in-the-trenches knowledge which has helped them serve association members successfully for more than 20 years.
Architects, pastors and a CFO talk about how to navigate -- or better yet, avoid -- the usual challenges of a church building project
• What effective assimilation looks like
• High tech for high touch
• Shopping for a new ChMS? 10 questions
Examining the very real threat of an active-shooter situation -- and what can your church can do to mitigate it
• How to use "social listening" to get more donations for your church
• 5 steps to turn non-givers into givers
• Church data matters, because people matter
• Apps that engage
• Make giving simple