Dear Pastor: Summer!!

Content written by Rev. Paul Johnson, CCA Dear Pastor: This is a series of articles about real world problems that churches often find difficult to handle. They are presented in the form of emails for ease of conversation but can come in many different ways. Disclaimer: All the names are made up and in no way … Read moreDear Pastor: Summer!!

Dear Pastor: About those Lilies

Content by Rev. Paul Johnson, CCA I’m sure you can see the problem here… Unless Brandon is the only high school student in the church, this will cause a lot of bad feelings. Beyond that, the church may already have a church group that is the benefit of the surplus and the church may make more than … Read moreDear Pastor: About those Lilies

Dear Pastor: “Rude, Rude, Rude”

Content by Rev. Paul Johnson, CCA This is a series of articles about real world problems that churches often find difficult to handle. They are presented in the form of emails for ease of conversation but can come in many different ways. Disclaimer: All the names are made up and in no way identify actual … Read moreDear Pastor: “Rude, Rude, Rude”

Administration Aware: Gender Pay Gap

Thoughts by Rev. Micah James, CCA As administrators and leaders, we have influence in the important conversations of the church. As a female administrator and minister, I have been very fortunate that for most of my experiences in ministry have been outstandingly positive. I have been compensated well, treated with respect, and encouraged to teach … Read moreAdministration Aware: Gender Pay Gap

Dear Pastor: Helping or Enabling?

Content by Rev. Paul Johnson, CCA This is a series of articles about real world problems that churches often find difficult to handle. They are presented in the form of emails for ease of conversation but can come in many different ways. Disclaimer: All the names are made up and in no way identify actual people … Read moreDear Pastor: Helping or Enabling?

Dear Pastor: Year End Giving

Content by Rev. Paul Johnson, CCA This is a series of articles about real world problems that churches often find difficult to handle. They are presented in the form of emails for ease of conversation but can come in many different ways. Disclaimer: All the names are made up and in no way identify actual people … Read moreDear Pastor: Year End Giving

“Dear Pastor”: Weddings – Revenge of Bridezilla

Content written by Rev. Paul Johnson, CCA This is a series of articles about real world problems that churches often find difficult to handle. They are presented in the form of emails for ease of conversation but can come in many different ways.  Disclaimer: All the names are made up and in no way identify actual … Read more“Dear Pastor”: Weddings – Revenge of Bridezilla

“Dear Pastor”…. Purchasing Stewardship vs Member Interest

Content by Rev. Paul Johnson, CCA This is a series of articles about real world problems that churches often find difficult to handle. They are presented in the form of emails for ease of conversation but can come in many different ways. Disclaimer: All the names are made up and in no way identify actual … Read more“Dear Pastor”…. Purchasing Stewardship vs Member Interest

Discounted Software for Churches

from the Rev. Paul Johnson Microsoft has been setting a new pace at upgrading their customers to their new Windows 10 for free. That’s great if you have a qualifying product already but what if you don’t? Also if you have decided to use the Microsoft Cloud products 365 you can also get a “free” … Read moreDiscounted Software for Churches

“Dear Pastor”: When is a gift not a gift?

This is a series of articles about real world problems that churches often find difficult to handle. They are presented in the form of emails for ease of conversation but can come in many different ways. Disclaimer: All the names are made up and in no way identify actual people nor does the author assume responsibility … Read more“Dear Pastor”: When is a gift not a gift?