Roles That You Can Play In Your Church's Fundraising Group

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Many churches have fundraising teams that meet regularly to discuss ways of increasing the organization’s finances. When a church has a little more money available, it has the ability to help those in the congregation and the community as a whole. If you’ve decided to join the fundraising team, one thing that you’ll likely find during the first meeting is that you’ll need to take on a specific role within this group.…

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Say "Thanks" To A Special Nursing Home Attendant With A Holiday Gift

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When you have an elderly parent staying in a nursing home, you’ll likely be making regular visits. During these visits, even though your focus is on your parent, you’ll often be able to quickly identify the nursing home workers who provide extra care – and always with a smile – for your loved one. Even if every worker does a good job, there will likely be some whose efforts stand out.…

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Letting Go -- Objects To Release As Part Of A Funeral Service

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Besides being a time to honor a loved one, funeral services also play an important role in the healing process for loved ones left behind.  Physically releasing something into the sky either during or after a funeral can be a therapeutic step in this process,  Here are some ideas to consider incorporating into your memorial experience. Doves Doves have always had significant religious symbolism. According to the Old Testament, Noah released a dove from the ark, hoping it would find a place to rest even though the world had been in turmoil.…

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