I’m pulling together a list of resources for congregational leaders in my Presbytery and will share it here too…
What other resources would you add to the list..?
Church of Scotland
Church of Scotland newsletters
You can subscribe to the various Church of Scotland E-newsletters:
- Ascend – Ministry Support
- Children’s and Youth Ministry
- Priority Areas
- Life and Work
- The Guild
News and Events on the web
Children’s and Youth Ministry
Now your talking Facebook group.
Stirling Presbytery List
Leadership & Change
Podcast links here are to Apple podcasts, but many will also be found on Anchor, Spotify sand wherever you find your favourite podcasts.
To Listen to:
To Be Fair
Rev Martin Fair reflects on faith and popular culture
Working Preachers’ Sermon Brainwave
Anchor – tools to power any podcast
Create and Promote Video
How to create a YouTube channel
Logos Bible Software
Various links to music on the web, much of which can be used in recordings and worship streams. (Always ensure that you have the appropriate licenses in places when recording or streaming)
Events and innovation
Rev Lorenzo Lebrija
A series of events will take place in March to kickstart new support for innovation across the Church of Scotland.
A joint event with the Scottish Episcopal Church, the workshops over the weekend of March 17-19 will be led by the Rev Lorenzo Lebrija (above), founding director of the US Episcopal Church’s TryTank initiative.
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Images to use
Listing of free (and some paid) image download sites.
Charity Digital – Software
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