Idea8 AN “OUTWARD-FACING” CHURCH NEWSLETTER

Church newsletters carry a cost in money, time and energy. How much better to produce something not only for church members but aimed primarily at the many more fringe contacts and the wider community. A monthly or seasonal “outward-facing” church newsletter is an invaluable tool for outreach. Containing gospel messages and Bible teaching, prayers and […]

Idea15 A CHURCH BOOKSTALL AND/OR LENDING LIBRARY

Christian books and booklets are “written testimony” of the many and varied ways Christians have experienced God. It is good to have a CHURCH BOOKSTALL to serve Christian interests but it is especially important to have titles which will be helpful to not-yet-Christians, and maybe to select and promote those separately in contexts where non-yet-Christians […]

Idea16 BOOKLETS AND LEAFLETS TO GIVE AWAY

Churches will have their own preferences for evangelistic booklets and leaflets they can give away to visitors and folk with particular questions. Many like to invite guests to take a booklet as a response to an appeal, for example at a baptism service or an evangelistic event. Some use a booklet as a way of […]

Idea38 WHAT CAN WE GIVE AWAY?

We can give away FREE GIFTS to contacts and visitors to particular special events. Could be the gift of a New Testament, or a DVD such as Viz a Viz “More to Life” and “More to Christmas”. The Billy Graham Evangelistic Association has produced a number of excellent DVDs cheap enough to give away. We […]