Vibrant Parish Toolkit

Introducing Brand New Art and Content for 2023!

Our team has been working hard behind the scenes to produce some brand new, updated content for our WeCreate library of resources! We outline it here with some examples as well as ideas for how you might use it.

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Introducing Father John Muir

LPi is pleased to present a new writer for our weekly Gospel Meditations available in WeCreate starting this Advent season — Fr. John Muir, pastor of St. Thomas Aquinas Parish in Avondale, AZ. Fr. Muir is a published author and speaker in the Catholic community. We interviewed him about his life and his parish community.

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Church Graphics Our Designers Loved Making — 2022 Edition

We asked our designers to share about the pieces they most enjoyed making over this past year and compiled them into this blog so you could get a little behind-the-scenes view of who your LPi design team is and see their favorite designs!

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Take Your Church Flyer Game Higher

In this blog we outline a few best practices, give you some examples, and share about a template tool that can save you loads of time when it comes to creating the most effective flyers for your church’s events!

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How To Write a Media/Press Release

A media, or press release is one of the founding formats of your church’s public relations efforts. Here’s a guide to get you properly underway with writing one of your own so that you can promote your parish through your local news outlets.

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Tell Your Story: 65 Unique Ways to Reach Your Neighborhood

How well does your neighborhood know your parish? Do your neighbors know about the ministries you offer? If you need some help reaching out to the communities around your parish, we’ve collected 65 unique approaches to help share your story!

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Parish Dispatch: Rev. Paul-Michael Piega, S.T.L., St. Patrick Catholic Church, Hutto, TX

We are honored to work with vibrant parishes across the United States, each one working to bring the Kingdom of God to their neighborhoods. Father Paul-Michael Piega serves at St. Patrick Catholic Church in Hutto, Texas. Here he answers some questions about his special parish.

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Using Parishioner Art on Bulletin Covers

Sean Reilly is the Director of Communications at Our Lady of the Wayside Parish in Arlington Heights, Illinois and he’s discovered a fantastic way to connect his church’s ministries to their larger church community using original bulletin cover art each week.

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Graphics that GRAB — Designers Talk Cover Art

LPi’s Design Team produces Catholic art and content for a variety of parishes and preferences, providing graphics that correspond to Sunday messages and Liturgical seasons. The team provides six options for cover art each week. Explore them all!

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Parish Dispatch: Father Tom Lucas S.J., St. Ignatius Loyola Parish, Sacramento, CA

We are honored to work with vibrant parishes across the United States, each one working to bring the Kingdom of God to their neighborhoods. Father Tom Lucas serves at St. Ignatius Loyola Parish in Sacramento. Here he answers some questions about his special parish.

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Tips for Printing in Color: CMYK vs. RGB

When printing CMYK, each ink color is assigned a percentage on a 100-point scale. So, for a pure red, the printer selects: 0% Cyan, 99% Magenta, 100% Yellow, and 0% Black. Not sure of your percentages? Here are some tips to achieve success in coloration!

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