25 Church Potluck Tips

Did you know the word "potluck" originated in 1592, describing an unplanned meal — the "luck of the pot?” But for those organizing a group meal in this century, it's wise to do a little thinking ahead. Here are some tips...

80 Get to Know You Questions for Church Groups

80 Get to Know You Questions for Church Groups

At its core, church is community. Creating bonds among church groups, from children’s Sunday School classes to adult small groups, will have lasting benefits. Browse these 80 questions — organized by age — to help to...

60 Small Group Bible Study Topics, Themes and Tips

60 Small Group Bible Study Topics, Themes and Tips

A church small group can unite and transform a group of people, reflecting the Apostle Paul’s encouragement to “stir up one another to love and good works, not neglecting to meet together” (Hebrews 10:24-25). If you need...

60 Church Retreat Planning Ideas, Themes and Tips

60 Church Retreat Planning Ideas, Themes and Tips

A church retreat can provide a much-needed change of scenery, creating a space where new relationships are built and new ideas can be contemplated without the distractions of daily life. Here are 60 ideas you can use...

50 Church Fundraising Ideas

50 Church Fundraising Ideas

Church bake sales are awesome, but you might be ready to shake it up a bit and approach your church fundraising goals in a new way. Pray for the work ahead, solidify...

30 Hanukkah Games and Activities

Wanting to add more fun (and less expense) to your Hanukkah celebration? Here are 30 games and activities that will help you focus on the miracle, the light and the sense of renewal that families everywhere want to observe...

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Giving Back: Volunteer Ideas for the Holidays
Want to serve your community during the holidays? There are countless organizations and nonprofits near you that could use a helping hand. ...