Community Relationships

Tax Compliance Issues, Part 1 (Mark Payne, Christian Schmutz)

Contributor: Mark Payne | Length : 46 | File type : Audio

These two sessions focus on compliance and tax concerns for nonprofits. Topics covered include unrelated trade or business income, earmarks treated as contributions, fundraising, items and services do... Read More

Tax Compliance Issues, Part 2

Contributor: Mark Payne | Length : 51 | File type : Audio

This second sessions focuses on compliance and tax concerns for nonprofits. Topics covered in this session or the first one are unrelated trade or business income, earmarks treated as contributions, e... Read More

Relating to Your Constituency (Phil Hershberger)

Contributor: Phil Hershberger | Length : 44 | File type : Audio

For a ministry, your relationship with your constituency is your lifeline in many ways – funding, accountability, direction, protection – to name a few. It can also be antagonistic and draining. Lea... Read More

Taking Care of Your People (Panel Discussion)

Contributor: Allen Roth | Length : 46 | File type : Audio

The purpose of this discussion is to share practical ideas for churches and loved ones to improve their care of missionaries while in service.

Caring for Women in Ministry (Gerald Miller)

Contributor: Gerald Miller | Length : 49 | File type : Audio

Women contribute in a significant way to the success of conservative Anabaptist ministries. However, women who are called upon to serve in these critical capacities have a unique set of joys and chall... Read More

Connecting with Your Support Base (Jon Stoltzfus)

Contributor: Jon Stoltzfus | Length : 49 | File type : Audio

Presenting your ministry to the public is an important part of your ministry. Whether through newsletters, brochures, or presentations, it is important to share information that is up to date and accu... Read More

Cultivating Healthy Relationships (Barb Coblentz)

Contributor: Barb Coblentz | Length : 45 | File type : Audio

Each of us as women bring our unique blend of gifts and passion to a team. Sometimes those differences “grate” instead of nurture and bless. This presentation shows ways of embracing our diversity r... Read More

Small Things That Make a Big Difference (Ellen Martin)

Contributor: Ellen Martin | Length : 55 | File type : Audio

Do small things really make a difference? A big difference? Who does it affect? Can anyone do small things? Small things make positive and negative differences. We want to focus on the positive differ... Read More

The School’s Role As an Arm of the Church

Contributor: Edwin Eby | Length : 53 | File type : Audio

How does the school relate to the church? Edwin reminds us that schools should not rule over the mission of the church; they should serve as functions of their churches. He explores practical implicat... Read More

Evaluating Seven Elements of Your Home’s Influence

Contributor: Gerald Miller | Length : 68 | File type : Audio

There is no doubt that teachers and schools have great potential for shaping students. But Gerald reminds us that the most powerful influence comes from the home. In this message, he examines several ... Read More