30 Markers of Staff Team Health

8 Effective Ways to Follow Up With Guests

A Guide to How We Work

Adult RE Council

Advanced Social Media – Slides

Anonymous Visitor Checklist

Ask Me Button – Template

Becoming a Member – Resources

Being Awake: Living Abundantly

Beyond Contentment: Motivating Members to do More – Video Series

Beyond the Potluck: Programming that Sticks to your Ribs – Webinar

Blog by Michael Durall, author & parish consultant

Blog by Peter Bowden, Growth Consultant

Building Sacred Ground – Outline

Caring Ministry – Team resources

Chalice Conversations

Challenges and Opportunities of Social Media Video

Church Do’s and Don’ts

Church Management Software – Options

Coming Home – Music Video

Committing to Unity – Participant Packet

Compadre Mentoring Program

Confusing Words for Newcomers

Congregational Life Dynamics and Conflict Management

Congregations & Beyond – Discussion Guide

Congregations Count

Congregations Count – Evaluating your Membership Process

Connections Card – Form Template

Example of Social Media Policies

Exploring Beliefs and Values

Exploring UU History

Face2Face – Postcard Templates

Facebook Page: Olympia UU

Facebook Page: PhoenixUU

Favorite Opening Words & Readings

Finding Your Path to Membership – Questions to Consider

First Steps – Class Outline

From Member to Committed Leader – Webinar

From New Member to Committed Leader – Webinar

Getting Involved Options – Example

Getting Ready for Newcomers

Getting Your Church Ready for Fall

Getting Your Social Media Ducks in a Row

Gifts Questionnaire

Guest Registry – Postcard-size Template

Guest Spreadsheet sample

Guest to Belonging – Engagement Plan

Hospitality Matters

Hospitality Team – Descriptions

Hospitality Team Checklist

Hospitality Team Idea

How We Do Church – Sermon

Ideas for Growth

Innovation Key to Church Growth

Introduction to Social Media and Public Relations – Video

Involvement Signup – Insert for Order of Service

Journey to Belonging

Joys & Concerns Form

Joys and Concerns – Survey Information

List of Membership Resources available from Skinner House Books

Listing of Webinar & Podcast Trainings from Ohio Meadville

Living vs. Dying Churches

Love Reaches Out – Music Video

Low Cost, Practical Ways to Market Your Congregation

Marketing Ideas to Help Your Congregation Grow

Member Anniversary Letter

Member Engagement – Tracking Form

Member Involvement – Spreadsheet Sample

Member Involvement Tracking

Member Retention Workshop

Member’s Neighborhood Maps

Membership 25th Anniversary Celebration Ideas

Membership Committee – Position Description

Membership Mentor Information

Membership Myopia – Webinar

Membership Team – Org Chart Example

Membership Team Member – Job Description

Mystery Guest Form

Nametag – template

New Member Celebrations

New Member Joining – Ceremony Outline

New Member Journey Group – 4-part class

On Being the Non-Anxious Leader: The Power of Emotional Intelligence – Webinar

Online Guest Survey

Planning and Improving Affinity Groups Program

Policy on Forums/Assemblies

Prophetic Voices – Social Media Resources List

Prophetic Voices: Social Media & Churches

Radical Hospitality

Reasons We Come To Fellowship

Religious Hospitality

Responsible Behavior – Policy

Seeing with New Eyes – companion guide

Sermon: “Feed the Spiritually Hungry, House the Religiously Homeless” by the Rev. Peter Morales

Sermon: “Finding Language for Our Faith” by the Rev. Dottie Mathews

Sermon: “Here Am I” by the Rev. Dottie Mathews

Sermon: “The Meaning of Membership” by Kristin Famula

Sermon: How We Meet One Another

Sermon: How Would You Be Different?

Signing Ceremony Litany

Silver and Gold Supper Info – 4×4 Dinners

Six Month Anniversary Answers

Small Group Ministry and Membership Development – Webinar

Small Group Packet for New Groups

Some Ways to Close the Back Door

Starting Point Curriculum

Surprising Patterns in Growing Churches

The Ministry of Membership – Webinar

The New UU – The purposes for a membership class

The Spiritual Practice of Hospitality

The Top 10 Things We Learned About Welcoming

Tips for Chatting with Newcomers

Unitarian Universalism on One Foot – Video

Unitarian Universalist Origins – Our Historic Faith

UU Best Practices for Services

UU Historical Timeline – Drawing

UU Leadership Institute

UU101 – Sermon

UU101 Orientation Class

UU201 – Sermon

UUA Membership Resources

UUA Sponsored Email Lists

Video: Ministry of Membership

Video: Ministry of Welcoming – Training

Virtual Vs. Actual: Social Media’s Impact

Visitor Email example

Visitor Information Card

Visitor Letter for Email Follow Up – Template

Visitor Phone Calls Script

Visitor Questionnaire

Visitor to Member – Process and Handout

Voices of a Liberal Faith: A 12 minute video by the UUA

Volunteer Management and Recruitment

Warmth in Welcoming

We Covenant to Affirm and Promote – Webinar

Welcomer Training

Welcomer Training Outline

Welcomer/Greeter Intro Information

Welcoming and Integrating New Members

Welcoming and Integrating New Members – online workshop

Welcoming Survey

Welcoming the Stranger: Embracing a Congregational Culture of Welcome

What Hospitality Really Means

Why We Aren’t Learning

Widening the Welcome of your Congregation