Racial Justice and Reconciliation: July 2020 Vestry Papers July 1, 2020 This moment in history like many before it is an opportunity to change something. This is a moment ripe for listening,…
April 2020 Vestry Papers: Beyond the Red Doors April 8, 2020 In this issue we bring you ideas for community beyond the red doors. While we understand that some cannot be implement…
February 2020 Vestry Papers: Transformational Vestries February 3, 2020 As individuals, we sometimes seek out transformation at different points in our lives, or perhaps an experience thrust…
February 2019 Vestry Papers: Vestry as Team February 6, 2019 Creating a healthy leadership team often starts by asking questions that may not sit comfortably with everyone. Are we…
January 2019 Vestry Papers: Vestry as Team January 9, 2019 An effective vestry functions like a well-oiled machine, all the parts contributing something essential and working to…
October 2018 Vestry Papers: Practical Stewardship October 3, 2018 In this issue, we bring you ideas and practices that go hand-in-hand with stewardship in places where generosity, tran…
February 2018 Vestry Papers: Vestry Essentials February 7, 2018 In popular culture we often celebrate solitary leaders who fight battles single-handedly and fix all manner of problem…
January 2018 Vestry Papers: Vestry Essentials January 3, 2018 As newly formed vestries gather at the start of each year, discerning what it means to be a team of church leaders wor…
Register for ECF's Upcoming Webinars! January 2, 2018 ECF's free webinars are a great way to get your congregational leadership teams engaged in the strategic, leadership, …
Resolve to get your church in shape this year January 1, 2018 This new year, get your Church in shape with ECF's top six resources for vestry leadership.