How should churches handle those moving to their area? What should I look for in a congregation before placing membership? What questions should I ask the elders before making a final decision?
On behalf of the elders of the Union Church of Christ in Somerville, AL. It’s a rural congregation of about 130 members.
This session looks at baptisms (simply because we do not clap doesn’t mean we should do nothing) and Soul Focus Meetings (a simple time to make sure we don’t forget souls).
Various men share their wisdom for elderships. Topics include: An idea for letting the congregation know where we are, where we stand, and where we are going. (Ferman Carpenter) Some quick tips on making multiculturalism work in a congregation. (David Hinds) Adapting to the 21st century. (Dale Hubbert) Should family members (brothers/father/son) be in the same eldership? (Vance Hutton) The …
Topics include: Something I learned about mission work / Request cards for sermons / A non-program program / An idea for when you remodel the church building / Rounding up the posse / Using periscope / How to have a Minister/Elder Appreciation month / Passport to Bible knowledge by bible drill series / We have been blessed to bless others / State of the union, keeping the …
We asked the community to submit questions – “If you could ask God one question, what would it be?” We had 12 Seminars to answer the most frequently asked questions (12Questions.Net Campaign)
How to replace your preacher/How to leave your pulpit—the right way.