General - FAQ
This is a thread where you can discuss anything and everything related to your ministry. Search our other categories first for the topic you'd like to chat about, and if you don't find it, this is your place!
Welcome to the Community
New Pastor Meets Small Wounded Church
Join the "Messages" conversation to ask questions and find answers about the thousands of free video-based sermon series from Pastor Craig Groeshel and other Life.Church guest speakers. You can also discuss artwork, notes, transcripts, mailers, social media assets, and promo trailers that are part of the series packages. If you have stories about how you've used these series or would like to know how others have used them, post here!
At The Movies - The Year Is 2018
Message Support: Relational Vampires
Love & Hate message transcript
Find everything related to growth and leadership here. Join discussions about our leadership trainings, the Craig Groeschel Leadership Podcast, and any great leadership lessons learned by pastors around the world.
Working with volunteers on the national sex offenders registry
Lead Pastor Next Step
Developing a Campus Pastor
The Operations/Administration category is where we can share best practices, policies, and procedures and look at this unique role in the church together.
Operations/Administration Next Step
Who We Are Video
If you lead or serve in youth ministry and want to share an idea or story, post it here! You can also post ideas on how you have used a certain resource or find out how others have used them.
Students Graduating out of Switch
Where to start?
Welcome Week for Loop and general tips
If you lead or serve in kids ministry and want to share an idea or story, post here! You can also ask questions or find out how other kids ministry have used certain resources.
Bible App for Kids
If you are looking for strategies on setting up and leading small groups, this is the category for you!
Any resources on training small group leaders
Life Group Promo Video
Small Groups Next Step
Worship and Creative
In this discussion, you'll find everything from how to create a worship set to what it means to lead people in worship. Join in to talk about tips, stories, or questions you have related to worship ministry.<br>If you're the creative type, ask questions and share tips here! Find other pastors and church leaders who use photography, art, graphics, animation, stage design, or other creative art to support their church and worship God.
Are any Churches doing "Blended" services well?
The purpose of the Host Team is to create a comfortable environment for people to hear the truth of God's Word. In this group we'll discuss the place, the processes, and the people who are a part of our first impression and assimilation. This is a place to share tips, stories, ask questions, and meet others with the same passion to reach people in our community for Christ.
Host Team Next Step
8 Host Team Roles
Church Online Platform
The Church Online Platform is a free tool to help you launch an online ministry. Join this discussion to ask questions or share stories about <span class="hashtag">#churchonline</span> ministry, the platform, or using technology to reach the world for Christ.
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Accuracy of stats?
Examples of small churches using Church Online
Church Metrics is a free tool for tracking church data like attendance, salvations, baptisms, giving, and more. Join this discussion to ask questions, share tips, or tell stories about leveraging this tool to make better decisions based on solid data.
Changing org "owner"
Upgraded Users Page
Sign-in with Google
Stats, development, leadership, technology, giving, Bible engagement, kids ministry—there’s a lot to think about when growing a healthy church. The free apps included in the Life.Church Open Network make it all easier.
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