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Although churches are not the typical target of cybercriminals, church computers and network systems remain vulnerable to hacking and the personal information of donors and employees is subject to compromise. Innocently clicking on links in so-called phishing or spear-phishing, and similarly authentic-looking, emails inadvertently opened by an employee, volunteer, or anyone else with access to…

There are four models of homeschool co-ops which churches may want to explore to provide a quality education and environment for learning?  While each has its own set of pros and cons, many churches are ideally suited to becoming involved in any one of these models. With many Christian families seeking alternatives to public education,…

Mike Proud, our Orange County Director of Missions chats with Pastor Bogdan Kipko of Forward Church and Chris Abbott of Church Growth Agency about Facebook Ads. Pastor Bogdan has seen people connect with his church and come to Christ after finding them through an ad he set up on Facebook. Listen now and try it…

Do you know what your church building policy includes? CSBC partnered with Ministry Pacific Insurance to review the intricacies of church insurance policies and their coverage.  Fritz Hahn, founder of Ministry Pacific, covered:  Where most insurance policies provide inadequate coverage The role leadership plays in reconstruction Why it’s not too late! Key Topics: Who determined…

by Jerry McCullah I want to encourage pastors, and at the same time, plead with church members to be aware of your pastor and go beyond to see into your pastor’s heart. Check your pastor’s spiritual condition and his physical well-being often, and also that of his family. This past year and a half have been…

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…