10 NEW BOOKS FOR CHURCH LEADERS ABOUT WORSHIP, OUTREACH, CONGREGATIONAL LIFE, and MORE on sale...
Sometimes, as in last week's BookNotes, I try to tell you a bit about the authors of a particular book, explaining why their past work remains important, and why a new book (in that case, Beyond the Modern Age: An Archeology of Contemporary Culture by Bob Goudzwaard & Craig Bartholomew) is so very urgent. I do my best to explain about it in some detail, making a case that at least some of our readers should purchase it right away. Such reviews are sometimes a bit sprawling, I'd admit This time, without much ado, I'll list 10 recent books about church life that seemed particularly interesting or useful. We have a large selection of other titles in this area, so give us a shout if we can help you or your congregation. All…
Newman Society Celebrates 10 Years of ‘The Newman Guide’ with 2017-18 Release
Today, The Cardinal Newman Society releases the 2017-18 edition of The Newman Guide to Choosing a Catholic College, which is...
196 Countries, 4 Stores, 2 Warehouses: How This Baby Brand is Growing Up Fast
In 2011, a couple moves from Fiji to Australia and starts a small side business. Little did they know, within a couple of years, they’d be living on the other side of the world, remotely managing a complicated network of warehouses and multiple wholesale and retail businesses that criss-cross borders and timezones. That couple is Peta and Charles Stinson, and there is, I learn, a method to their madness. The Stinsons own and operate Sapling Child, a 6-year-old organic printed baby apparel brand. Learn how they turned a side gig into a global family business.
What does the IHS monogram mean?
It is extremely common to walk into a Catholic church and see the letters IHS etched on a crucifix or prominently featured in a stained glass window. What do they mean? Contrary to popular belief, …
How a Border Tax Could Hurt Retail and Kill Jobs
American Apparel and Footwear Association CEO Richard Helfenbein discusses the impact of a potential border tax on retailers and consumers. He speaks with Scarlet Fu and Oliver Renick on “Bloomberg Markets.” (Source: Bloomberg)
How Churches Can Leverage Social Media — Jess Creatives
It’s easy for businesses and entrepreneurs to understand (or learn) why they should be on social media – showcase their products, launch a new service, and of course, grow an audience. You probably see articles everyday about top 10 reasons to do _____, and five best ways to do ______, etc. But, what about churches? …
How God Messed Up My Happy Atheist Life
I had no untapped, unanswered yearnings. All was well in the state of Denmark. And then it wasn’t.
Office Furniture Installation Tips To Remember
So you've decided to undergo an office makeover project for your business. Excellent! The purchase of office furniture is often overshado...
Peter Colapietro, ‘Saloon Priest’ Who Ministered to Lowly and Mighty, Dies at 69
A longtime pastor of Holy Cross on 42nd Street in Manhattan who was also a beloved regular at Elaine’s.
How to Transfer Images with Gel Medium
Get ready to make some gel-medium magic! It’s all about putting your favorite images on everything from wood to canvas to fabric and more. In this tutorial, ...