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11 Can’t-Miss Tips for Winter Retreats

Think beyond Fall Festivals, beyond Thanksgiving, and beyond Christmas. What activities do you have planned for the dead of winter? Could your volunteers, your teachers, your women’s ministry, or other groups use a retreat? Of course they could! Retreats help teams grow professionally—building unity, focusing on their mission, and making plans for the months ahead….

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Serving in Wisdoma free devotion for this week’s meetings

Editor’s note: This week’s free devotion comes from CTA’s devotion book for Christian workers and volunteers, Reflecting Christ. It features 25 quick-read devotions that emphasize the theme verse, Ephesians 5:1 (ESV): Be imitators of God, as beloved children. Don’t forget—CTA also offers FREE resources for this theme. Check out the staff retreat guide, Ministry Message,…

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The 5 W’s of Staff Retreats

Summer is here and things are probably a little bit quieter around your office these days. This lull in your ministry can be a great blessing! How will you take advantage? If you’re considering a staff retreat, you’re in good company. Countless churches, schools, and non-profit organizations have turned summer retreats into can’t-miss annual events….

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Pass the Clay—A Team-Building Activity for Church Staff & Volunteers

How will you help everyone on your team relax and begin to feel comfortable working together? Are you looking for a fun activity to use at that all-important first meeting of the year? Lead participants in the game “Pass the Clay.” Then debrief it. The game will take about 30 minutes, the debriefing, about 20…

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