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you get what you ask for
Ministry Tip
Nic Prenger

You Get What You Ask For

The CSM team often works with pastors and staff that say, “We wish parishioners would increase their financial support.” The response that we offer, though

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use bullets and numbered lists
Tech Tip
Nic Prenger

Use Bullets and Numbered Lists

Your pastor is busy. Your committee chairs have day jobs. Your volunteers are being pulled in a million different directions and the only difference between

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starting your meetings on time
Ministry Tip
Nic Prenger

Start Your Meetings on Time

For years I sat on the finance committee of St. Leo’s parish in Omaha, Nebraska. And, unlike many parish meetings that I’ve attended over the

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writing a great email
Tech Tip
Nic Prenger

Writing a Great Email

We use emails for everything. We use email to ask questions, to delegate tasks, to confirm plans and to provide information to people who need

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