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Pam Neighbour, the leader of our new Women’s Ministry Network led a conversation with three panelists serving in ministry; Rhonda Stoppe, Monique Brooks, and Jenni Price.

Ralph Neighbour, our Church Revitalization Team leader hosted Charlie Cutler, President of ChurchWest Insurance Services on June 10, 2021 to discuss the updated legal issues churches need to know. Watch the replay below! Reference the presentation slide deck:

One of the most important aspects of leading well is examining the reason why you lead. My journey with leadership started from in my teens, but I didn’t think of myself as a leader. It was just an unction within that always made me want to take responsibility for others. From being a confidante to…

Looking for risk management or legal assistance?  The California Southern Baptist Convention, through ChurchWest Insurance Services, is offering complimentary legal assistance on issues that you face in ministry. Need your employee handbook reviewed? Upload it here and have it reviewed. Launching a new ministry? Tell us what you are doing and have an attorney provide you…

Important changes to the Child Tax Credit will help many families receive advance payments starting this summer. The American Rescue Plan Act (ARPA) of 2021 expands the Child Tax Credit (CTC) for tax year 2021 only. As noted on the Internal Revenue Service (IRS) website, the expanded credit means: The credit amounts will increase for…

The church cannot experience renewal or revitalization without an active prayer culture which is alive and connected to the power of Christ and His work. It begins with the pastor-leaders and moves through the congregation setting ablaze the hearts desiring to be used of God to bring revitalization to His church. It is the work…

The California Southern Baptist Convention Annual – directories, statistical information and official minutes of the CSBC Annual Meeting – is published each year. The directories are compiled using CSBC data, while the statistical information is compiled from the Annual Church Profile sponsored by LifeWay Christian Resources of the Southern Baptist Convention.The ACP is an instrument…

The United States Postal Service (USPS) Board of Governors is preparing to seek its annual cost of living increase in postage of about 1.5% over current rates. However, it is now expected that the Board will seek an additional 5-7% rate increase to cover the structural deficit in budgeted postal service operations. If your church…

Kyle Hogg came to pastor the Crossover Church of Rosedale (Bakersfield) in September 2018. The church was struggling to survive and running about 50 people at that time. In November 2018, Pastor Kyle attended a Count the Cost event. He heard about the tool and process of following seven targets month by month to connect…

Ralph Neighbour hosts a webinar with the team from legible.org to chat about creating an online presence and building your ministry’s marketing plan. Churches can move towards connecting with their community and share the gospel in a variety of ways.