Outside Sunday bulletins, the church newsletter is perhaps the most common form of communication to your congregation. As much as churches vary from one another, so do the newsletters they publish. From electronic versions to traditional hard copies, the one common thread is that most of them aren’t … [Read more...] about Church Newsletter 101
A contract job from a contractor! A country girl at heart, I enjoy working on projects brought to me by ReQuest Ltd., of Verona, Wis. ReQuest provides global solutions for the Agri-Food industry and periodically contracts me to design the overall look for web sites they produce for … [Read more...] about National DHIA
Form and function. This is a catch phrase we hear quite often, but what exactly is it? How does this worldly concept apply to our spiritual endeavors? Form is beauty. Function is utilization. Form is a fine lace scarf. Function is how well, or not, it keeps me warm on a cold winter day (which by … [Read more...] about Form vs. Function: Churches too?
It's an exciting time for St. Mark's Lutheran Church and School, in Watertown, WI. Its 3000+ members are currently raising funds to build an addition and renovate their elementary school building. Like many congregations, St. Mark's maintains a tight budget. Members expressed concern, even doubt, … [Read more...] about St. Mark’s Lutheran, Watertown, WI