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Free Compliance Support Our friends over at Church HR Network are partnering with CSBC to provide the training and resources churches need for successful compliance and ministry! CSBC is happy to offer our churches a pre-paid HR 180 membership giving you special access to Church HR Network’s tools. Need immediate help? Contact Ralph Neighbour at…

52 Sundays is a downloadable resource to help your church better understand missions and stewardship. Each Sunday’s materials include graphical slides of the missionary in the story and PDF versions of the missionary stories. These resources can be used in many ways: September 2022 Resources

Some mottos have stood the test of time. You know the sayings like “Measure twice, cut once,” or “Always be prepared.” They have endured for good reason; they’ve been tested and found worthy of following. As you choose how best to prepare, measure, and cut into your ministry goals, think about Christ’s sayings. He taught…

Protecting the flock is a major responsibility for all pastors and all churches. HR Bootcamp is one way to protect your church. CSBC is partnering with HR Bootcamp for a free day of HR training for any of your church leaders. So, what is it? Why is it Important? And how much will it cost…

“I am so frustrated with this AB-506 stuff, thank you so much for being a live person!” That is how my conversation began with one church office assistant named Barbara. “I went to your CSBC website, and it said to call you. I hope this is okay,” she said. “Of course, it’s okay!” I responded,…

People come to church to be with other believers and worship the Lord. To help them best worship together and connect with God, worshippers need to utilize two important senses: they need to hear the words being shared distinctly, and they need to clearly see the worship leaders as they lead us to pray, sing,…

Our worship team has been attending Church Music Workshop North for the last few years, and now we wouldn’t miss it! The unique hands-on format gives each team member –vocals, keyboard, guitar, drums, sound, etc. –the extremely valuable opportunity to practice what they are learning and to physically get their hands on an instrument or…

A diamond is an enduring symbol of love and prestige. With its unique ability to reflect light in mesmerizing explosions, it’s no wonder why many are drawn towards them! From the whispered exclamations that follow a bride on her wedding day (You must be loved!) to hushed queries about affordability – something is spellbinding about…

Sitting in his office on Sunday morning, the pastor stares out the window looking at the parking lot. He knows who drives each car in the lot. It wasn’t that many years ago the parking lot was overflowing. But those days are long gone. Now the parking lot, like most of the church, is half…

How would you like to know on a month-to-month basis which aspects of your church ministry are on target and which need more attention? Large churches have a staff and resources that give their pastor such vital information, but regular and small size churches usually “guess and hope.” I didn’t want to “guess and hope”…