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Team leaders offered practical help

1st June 2019

The latest Article to be uploaded to the website provides step-by-step help to anyone in church who leads a team of any kind. It can be found within the Articles index page in the Resources section of this site at Article A45.
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How to assess gifts of administration

2nd April 2019

A detailed new assessment tool has just been uploaded to the Health-checks section of the website. A Gift Assessment for Administrators enables anyone to check whether they may have gifts of administration and, if so, what type they may be.
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New web leaflet launched

20th February 2019

A new style of leaflet listing all the printed resources available on this website is now available. A pdf can be downloaded from the Resources page.
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How to prepare a church profile

31st January 2019

One of the sets of Training Notes uploaded to the site today gives careful advice on how to prepare a church profile, especially if it includes a person profile for a new Minister.
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The need to set leaders free

2nd January 2019

One of the new resources on this website, added in December, gives a clear message of the need to set church leaders free to focus on what should be their priority ministries. Set my leaders free! is the title of Training Notes TN112 in the Resources section of this site.
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Church policies checklist published

3rd December 2018

Churches now have free access to a checklist of policies they need to consider writing to comply with legislation or best practice. The list is divided into clear categories, including a listing of the essentials as the total list is long.
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Topics index extended

27th October 2018

The Topics index in the Resources section of the website, launched on 10th September, has now been extended with added search terms and cross-references.
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How to make things happen

2nd October 2018

The latest article uploaded to the Resources section of the website provides step-by-step guidelines for how to get things done in churches. It offers a beginner's guide to project management.
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New 'Topics index' launched

10th September 2018

Finding the resources you need on this website has just got easier. The new Topics index has been launched today.
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Churches are not good at confidentiality

13th August 2018

The second set of Training Notes uploaded this month covers the unusual idea of a church-wide Confidentiality Policy. Where such policies exist they are normally for employed staff or project volunteers. These notes investigate confidentiality throughout the whole church.
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We all gained immensely from the course and it has given me much to reflect on. 
A curate after a weekend training course on managing change - September 2018