More Than a Buzzword

If you roll your eyes at the mention of the term stewardship, it’s probably because, in the modern Church, stewardship has become something of a corporate buzzword. It’s often used interchangeably with the concepts of financial endowment and volunteerism.

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Living Hope

At the end of each liturgical year, the readings and prayers of the liturgy invite us to turn our gaze toward the future. But this sort of living for the future that the liturgy is inviting us to is hard work, which demands perseverance.

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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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A Little Man’s Way to Jesus

What do you suppose drove Zacchaeus to go out and look for Jesus? As the chief tax collector, he was hated by the people who considered him a traitor and a crook. However, something compelled him to climb up a tree to get a glimpse of Jesus.

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Sparking Holiness

As the seasons change, a lot of us like to clean out our homes and unload some of the junk we’ve acquired over the summer. One trendy approach to decluttering is the Marie Kondo method, named after the author who popularized it. As you do so, you hold up the items and ask yourself: “Does it spark joy?”

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Writing a Social Media Calendar for Your Parish

One strategy important to employ when using social media is to develop a posting calendar for your parish. Let’s talk about best practices, tips, and tools that LPi has for you to get your social media calendar set up for success!

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The Zeal of the Convert

When you work in the Church, professionally or on a volunteer basis, you become familiar with the phenomenon known as “the zeal of the recent convert.” Sometimes, it really seems that the newly baptized are just stronger Catholics than the cradle Catholics.

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Be Humble and Bear Fruit

As Jesus teaches in Sunday’s Gospel, humility, or radical self-honesty, is a necessary component of our faith. Admitting our faults is not a sign of weakness, but rather a sign of strength given to us by God. It is precisely this depth of self-knowledge that can begin to open us up to a deeper knowledge of Him.

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5 Examples of Photos Every Parish Needs

In this blog post we share five photographic must-haves, with examples, that every parish needs to include in their digital photo library! Follow our suggestions to make sure that your church’s promotional photo library expresses your vibrant parish!

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Let Yourself Pray

For most of my life, I have believed that I struggle with prayer — with finding the time for it, with doing it correctly and effectively. But I have recently come to realize that I don’t struggle with prayer. I struggle with understanding what prayer is.

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Be Careful What You Wish For

Should we be careful what we wish for? The apostles asked Jesus to increase their faith, and He told them it would take work. It would take suffering. It would take patience. But He didn’t say it was impossible.

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Using the Facebook and Instagram STORIES Tool for Engagement

An awesome tool that both Facebook and Instagram have developed over the last few years is their STORY feature. In this blog you will find some tips and tricks on how to utilize the social media story feature to share your own vibrant parish community with the world!

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