Three key numbers that will help your church grow

To work successfully, you need to know how you are doing. That's why you need to measure - but don't just measure everything just to have numbers. Here's how to be smart about it.

A ChurchDesk Guide: How to Create a Successful Church Event

Here at ChurchDesk we’ve come up with some top tips to help facilitate great church events. Whether it be an Easter camp, Christmas service or social event, we’ve got it all covered! Download the guide for free.

A ChurchDesk Guide: The Secret Formula to Youth Ministry

ChurchDesk and Urban Saints joined forces to offer a one-hour webinar to explore the importance of youth and children’s ministry to the local church and unpack how to get it started and ensure it is as effective as possible. Learn why it is so vital for churches to invest in the lives of young people and how to do this.

E-mail marketing for churches, a must-do?

Facebook, Twitter, SMS, E-mails? Who can actually manage to stay updated and keep an overview of all the new possibilities? Yes, all of them do offer lots of great opportunities to enhance your marketing activities. In this guide we'll cover important aspects of e-mail marketing in the church.

3 ways your church communication might be failing

Communication within your church is essential to build and support a healthy congregation. But why is it so hard? Even with sophisticated technology as it is, we still end up with lost messages and misunderstandings... why does this continue to happen?

Five steps to producing a great event invitation

Give your next church event every chance of thriving with our guide to creating invitations.

Six ways ChurchDesk can make you an even better parish priest

Every parish priest wants to give their very best. But if you’re weighed down by admin, that can be challenging. Here’s how ChurchDesk’s church management solution makes a difference.

10 top tips for your church newsletter

Want your church newsletter to stand out from the crowd? Our expert tips will help you achieve mailout heaven

How to talk finance with your congregation

Tim Gibson seeks expert advice on the best way to encourage regular giving among congregations, including the strategic use of technology

Three steps to make your church website stand out on Google

Every church dreams of setting up a website that attracts loads of visitors. Follow these three steps to maximise your chances of appearing prominently in Google’s search results.

Five ways your church can use technology to grow

Want to be a growing church? Here are five tech tips to help you achieve your objectives. If there’s one word that encapsulates the priorities of the vast majority of UK churches, it’s “growth”.

How to attract young people to your church

Every church wants to increase the number of young people in its congregation. Tim Gibson asks a range of experts how best to do it.

Grow Your Church Membership and Boost Attendance Through SMS Messaging

When you implement a text messaging solution (SMS) in your church to communicate with new and existing parishioners, you are tapping into a powerful form of communication.

The State of Volunteering in Churches Today: Dismal or Delightful?

Volunteers are an essential part of any church, and are fundamental to its success. But what is the current situation churches are facing in terms of their volunteers, and what does this say about the state of the church?

Facebook: an Essential Part of the Church?

Imagine you spend weeks planning a youth event at your church, only for no one to show up. Or envisage countless hours dedicated to organising your Christian Concert, that no one turns up to hear. For some churches, unfortunately this sounds all too familiar. They plan incredibly exciting events, but for some reason the message doesn’t seem to be getting out, and they aren’t reaching enough people.

New Forms to help your church save time and connect with more people

At ChurchDesk we strive to make your jobs easier. An online form is an important tool for that but users reported that our old Forms were too complica...

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Grow Your Church Membership and Boost Attendance Through SMS Messaging

When you implement a text messaging solution (SMS) in your church to communicate with new and existing parishioners, you are tapping into a powerful f...

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How to attract young people to your church

Every church wants to increase the number of young people in its congregation. Tim Gibson asks a range of experts how best to do it. Ask a church memb...

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