June 2016

How an Email Scam Targets the NBA—and Your Church
The email scam that exposed sensitive information from an NBA team affects churches, too.
    Mississippi Clerks • Candidate’s Church Sign • Expensive Tax Compliance: News Roundup
    This week’s headlines that affect churches and church leaders.
    6 Common Social Media Mistakes Churches Make
    Communicate more effectively by avoiding these errors.
    Pastors and Political Speech • Ministry Strategy • Raise Requests: Management Roundup
    Trends, tips, ideas, and stats to help church leaders manage well this week.
    Protect Your Church with Reference and Background Checks
    4 tips on using these well when hiring a new pastor.
      New York Statute of Limitations • Virtual Currency Donations • Oklahoma Contractors: News Roundup
      This week’s headlines that affect churches and church leaders.
      6 Ways My Church Uses Google Apps
      How these tools improve productivity and collaboration.
      Cutting Church Staff • Declining Requests • Networking at Conferences: Management Roundup
      Trends, tips, ideas, and stats to help church leaders manage well this week.
      LGBT Legislation by State • Churches Less Political • Bishops’ Removal: News Roundup
      This week’s headlines that affect churches and church leaders.
      BREAKING—2015 Marks Record-Breaking Year for American Charitable Donations
      A new report finds that 2015 was “America’s most generous year ever.”
      When a Pastor Is Suspected of Misconduct, Should the Congregation Know?
      Consider the legal concerns of communicating the allegation.
      Church Board Training • "God's Investment Funds" • Friendly Deadlines: Management Roundup
      Trends, tips, ideas, and stats to help church leaders manage well this week.
      3 Ways to Show Your Children's Ministry Cares
      Why caring about the details matters in your church.
      How Much You’re Losing to Fraud • Future Health Costs • Breakaway Assets: News Roundup
      This week’s headlines that affect churches and church leaders.
      Violent Incidents at Churches Are Rising
      Statistics from 2015 are the highest yet seen.
      Abuse Reporting Laws • Powerful Goals • Church Plant Finances: Management Roundup
      Trends, tips, ideas, and stats to help church leaders manage well this week.
      A Shooter in the House
      A police officer's advice on how to prevent and react to a gunman at church.
      Baylor Scandal • Pastor Predator • Religious Brother Embezzles: News Roundup
      This week’s headlines that affect churches and church leaders.
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