Resources for a Changing Ministry

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What follows is a listing of the most popular resource links from the Clergy Coaching Network Facebook page. We trust that you will find many of these links lead to learning and ministry innovation in these challenging times.  (This list will be regularly updated, so please check back.)

LEADING “VIRTUAL” WORSHIP

A Quick Guide to Live Streaming: https://tinyurl.com/qpbb9qz

Using Free Conference Call (finding a way to worship with people who don’t have digital media): https://www.freeconferencecalling.com/?

Digital Audio Tips: https://tinyurl.com/vsg5zp3

What happens when Faith Communities are Forced to go Virtual? https://tinyurl.com/vho5hze

How to Facebook Live (for small churches): https://tinyurl.com/r2ndjtd

Resources for Worship at Home: https://tinyurl.com/qlrrtl7

Don’t Let the Virus Stop Sunday Worship: https://tinyurl.com/wycs7rj

Preaching & Covid-19: https://tinyurl.com/tyjdnub

5 Tips for Preaching Remotely: https://tinyurl.com/tfr8942

A Beginners Guide to Online Worship: https://tinyurl.com/r3mh4f6

Live Streaming while Sheltering in Place: https://tinyurl.com/uv2tf6d

Encouragement for Live Streaming in the Small Church: https://tinyurl.com/t3awvf6

How Clergy are Handling Un-gathered Worship: https://tinyurl.com/t6lnpqs

Virtual Communion in a Time of Pandemic: https://tinyurl.com/w4swpra

          Half of All Churches are Instantly Growing:        https://tinyurl.com/wayu498

 

CONGREGATIONAL CARE

10 Guidelines for Pastoral Care:  https://tinyurl.com/r2y7dko

 Staying Connected: https://tinyurl.com/rwsfto3

Connecting in a Time of Social Distancing: https://tinyurl.com/vuptsey

 

DISCIPLESHIP

A Model for Discipleship Coaching: https://tinyurl.com/vcdmjxt

 

CHURCH FINANCE

The Paycheck Protection Program. What you need to Know: https://tinyurl.com/tuvqy27

Ten Ideas for Leaders: https://tinyurl.com/w33hcde

Churches fear for their future: https://tinyurl.com/qluvuqq

Three Sites to help you Understand the Stimulus, The CARES Act and the impact on Churches and Salaries:

From ECFA: https://tinyurl.com/yx6urpzj

From Christianity Today: https://tinyurl.com/qr53zfx

From United Methodist News Service: https://tinyurl.com/v2yx6vn

 

SERVICE

Putting the Mission in missional: https://tinyurl.com/w9bnbua

Contagious Kindness: https://tinyurl.com/to68eyc

 

SELF-CARE

Words of Encouragement for Clergy: https://tinyurl.com/srwuqjs

Protecting Your Mental Health while Social Distancing: https://tinyurl.com/qmjtu8o

Taking Care of Your Mental Health in a Time of Uncertainty: https://tinyurl.com/ukrge2h

3 Ways to Make Sure You Don’t Break in a Crisis: https://tinyurl.com/vftxmdg

17 Ideas to Keep Your Body, Mind and Spirit Strong: https://tinyurl.com/toog7ec

Building Resilience: https://tinyurl.com/yxyq4crn

The Benefit of Shedding Tears: https://tinyurl.com/soef382

Preventing Loneliness: https://tinyurl.com/s5r5zzp

It’s OK to Grieve our Losses: https://tinyurl.com/v4to8o6

Grieving our Losses: https://tinyurl.com/w4olytf

Managing Worry: https://tinyurl.com/txpgyf8

 

UNDERSTANDING THE FUTURE CHURCH

What will The Post Coronavirus Church Look Like? https://tinyurl.com/u27wp6o

The Current Crisis is Accelerating the Future Church: https://tinyurl.com/u9xmrpd

The Church is now a Blank Slate: https://tinyurl.com/rg5shmb

5 Predictions About the Future Church: https://tinyurl.com/rowp53a

          Five Ways You Will be a Different Pastor: https://tinyurl.com/w8z3qjk

Seven Shifts the Church Needs to Make: https://tinyurl.com/y7ku4ov9

 

BETTER VIRTUAL MEETINGS

8 Rules for Running Virtual Meetings: https://tinyurl.com/skcb4e5

 

DEALING WITH FEAR

We’ve got plenty to be afraid of these days. So why does the Bible tell us not to fear? https://tinyurl.com/qqus32b

Helping Children Deal with Fear: https://tinyurl.com/sbgfpkb

How to Stop Awfulizing: https://tinyurl.com/wlpvf9p

What Our Fears Reveal About Us: https://tinyurl.com/thqqesz

Ways to Activate Faith Over Fear: https://tinyurl.com/vvyba55

Taking Our Thoughts Captive: https://tinyurl.com/ufj9j6s

 

GENERAL LEADERSHIP

5 Good Things that Can Come from a Bad Virus: https://tinyurl.com/u5fs5pz

8 Ways to Lead in a Digital Default World: https://tinyurl.com/srsgbd3

Finding Clarity About Mission in the Midst of Crisis: https://tinyurl.com/snrskez

Church Canceled? 6 Ways to Respond – And 5 Ways Not To: https://tinyurl.com/venp5yr

Crisis Leadership & Christian Leadership: https://tinyurl.com/vsu59j4

Philip Yancey on LIVING IN TIME OF PLAGUE: https://tinyurl.com/s8yq3bh

Ways Other Churches are Stepping Up: https://tinyurl.com/r5km8ln

Preparing for the Crisis to Come: https://tinyurl.com/trfftpz

What the Crisis is Revealing about Christians: https://tinyurl.com/tcdxhj4

7 Strategies of Leadership When you Can’t Gather (Podcast and summary): https://tinyurl.com/twpehjm

The Need for Relationship: https://tinyurl.com/uzh4vm4

Why do I Miss Church so Much? https://tinyurl.com/tz28xbq

 

 

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