Blog

 

2021 Benchmarks and Trends in US Church Report from The Unstuck Group
2021 Benchmarks and Trends in US Church Report from The Unstuck Group
Jun 4, 2021 10:27:19 AM

Introduction In 2020, The Unstuck Group refreshed the “Vital Signs” assessment tool to reflect changing ministry paradig...

10 Keys to Leading Change in a Church
10 Keys to Leading Change in a Church
May 17, 2021 12:43:06 PM

Leading change can be difficult. Leading a church through change can seem impossible. Churches in particular tend to res...

How to Know You’re Ready for a Capital Campaign
How to Know You’re Ready for a Capital Campaign
May 10, 2021 1:01:00 PM

Seven Questions You Need to Consider Before You Begin Capital campaigns remain an important and viable vehicle for churc...

Why Online Worship Will Continue to be Essential
Why Online Worship Will Continue to be Essential
May 4, 2021 4:49:29 PM

It has become abundantly clear that how we worship and give today looks very different than before COVID. While the majo...

Pastor Jacob Armstrong Discusses Success in Increasing Recurring Giving
Pastor Jacob Armstrong Discusses Success in Increasing Recurring Giving
Apr 21, 2021 11:12:00 AM

Recurring Giving Pastor Jacob Armstrong leads Providence United Methodist Church in Mount Juliet, Tennessee. Just a few ...

Three Steps to a Better Offering
Three Steps to a Better Offering
Apr 13, 2021 10:31:25 AM

Most churches still have an offering time that looks something like this. An invitation is given, such as “And now, as G...

Five Reasons Your Financial Leaders Don't Give More
Five Reasons Your Financial Leaders Don't Give More
Mar 30, 2021 5:00:00 AM

Many Types of Leaders There are many types of leaders in churches. Some are volunteer leaders, some paid; some are leade...

Five Reasons to Include Stories in Your Offering Talk
Five Reasons to Include Stories in Your Offering Talk
Feb 9, 2021 2:15:29 PM

With many stories like these, he presented his message to them, fitting the stories to their experience and maturity. He...

New PPP Loan Resources
New PPP Loan Resources
Feb 9, 2021 2:15:00 PM

Horizons is working diligently to provide you with the most up-to-date and accurate resources possible. Below you will f...

What the Second Round of PPP Loans Means for Churches and How to Secure Funding
What the Second Round of PPP Loans Means for Churches and How to Secure Funding
Jan 13, 2021 12:39:45 PM

Church Executive Magazine invited Horizons CEO, Joe Park, to write an editorial article in their January edition to help...