Vibrant Parish Toolkit

7 Secrets to Highly Effective Committees

With so many parishes relying on volunteers and parishioner expertise, committees are inevitable realities. What does it take to make committees work and work well?

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LPi’s Free Art Featured Collections are Here!

Utilizing eye-catching and relevant artwork is a sure-fire way to draw readers in to the quality content you’ve created, but sourcing it on a weekly basis can be rather time consuming. We’d like to help.

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Church Digital Outreach

Digital Outreach to Digital Immigrants

Your church’s tech adoption becomes the key to unlocking the next generation of disciples. But what if technology was for everyone?

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5 Ways to Maximize Parish Summer Events

School may be out, but parish life is in! Here are a few tips to maximize summer events and build your vibrant parish.

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5 Challenges (& Solutions) to a Vibrant Parish Office

The Church is alive and well. So, too, should be our parish offices! Read on for five challenges to a vibrant parish office and their positive solutions.

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Solving Everyday Parish Finance Issues

The heating bill, payroll for your office of staff members, & reimbursement checks are a few parish expenses. These little day-to-day tasks can add up to big problems without proper handling.

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Simple Ideas to Build Church Community

When I return to my hometown and join my parents for Sunday Mass, the only thing that’s changed is the new little faces with wide eyes reaching for their dessert in the church basement.

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Your Faith Community on Facebook

Facebook can be an invaluable tool for fostering engagement with newcomers and can serve as a vital source of genuine connection for your members. Utilizing the helpful features on your parish profile — even just a few — will help keep your presence vibrant both in person and on the web.

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Giving & The Power of Storytelling

Your church has a mission, and it has a story — hundreds of them, in fact! Learn why stories impact us, and discover ways your parish can harness the power of storytelling.

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Hospitality as a Way of Life

The slumbering church is awakening. We are realizing that our pews are empty, our familiar way of doing things isn’t working, and we are facing an unexpected future. We are asking how we will be viable in the years to come. How will we bring back our young people, our Gen -Xers and a growing […]

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From Visitor to Parishioner: Online Registration for Easter

A young family is new in town and they found your Easter Mass times online. When Easter morning comes around, they arrive at your doors and are greeted warmly by your hospitality team. They look around to see the flowers and decorations. They are inspired by the music and dynamic homily. They’re moved by the […]

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Learn From Hawaiian Hospitality

On a recent trip to Maui to visit family, I learned a word and fell in love with it! The word is ohana. According to the Urban Dictionary, “Ohana means nobody gets left behind. It can also refer to a close group of friends or class that resemble a family.” I was so happy to […]

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