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Free Fall Scritpure Cards Template

5 Ideas to Spread Cheer this Fall

The crispness in the air often brings excitement for all things autumn —  pumpkin spice, comfy sweaters, cozy nights by a bonfire, and all the seasonal foods.   ...
Trunk Or Treat Alternative Ideas For Churches

Try these Trunk or Treat alternatives!

Because 2020 has been so "tricky," traditional Trunk or Treat events may not be possible this fall.  But ...
How to Add Drop Shadows to an Image

How to add a drop shadow to an image.

Graphic designers often use drop shadows as a simple visual effect. It gives an image dimension by making ...
Free Printable Sermon Notes Templates

FREE Printable Sermon Notes Templates

More often than we care to admit, by the time we've finished with Sunday lunch, it's hard to ...
Social Distancing Sign For Church Building

Church sign ideas for social distancing

As churches make decisions about gathering again in buildings, safety and communication are key. Worshipers need to be ...
Reporting Births And Deaths In Your Church Newsletter

Tips for reporting births and deaths in your newsletters.

A frequent question we get at ChurchArt.com is "What are some tips for reporting births and deaths in ...
Reschedule Change The Date Clipart

Creative ways to announce new dates

Sometimes change is inevitable. Due to unforeseen circumstances such as pandemics or natural disasters, many events and activities ...
Cal Scripture Cards Blog Hero Image

FREE Printable Scripture Cards

With things rapidly changing in the world, the one thing that remains constant is the word of God. ...
Get Connected Church

Free Resources to Help You Stay in Touch

In these uncertain times, the church is called upon to connect with their members in new ways. Because ...
Designing Your Back Page Of Your Church Newsletter

Designing a newsletter’s back page

The front page and back page of your church newsletter are prime real estate because those are the ...
Designing Special Issue Church Newsletters

Designing Special Issue Newsletters

If you’ve been preparing newsletters for your church, you’re most likely very familiar with the concept of newsletter ...
Build Personality Into Your Church Newsletter Design Tip

Build “person”ality into your church newsletter

Without people-focused articles and photos, church newsletters would be quite lackluster. Readers love to learn more about others ...
Church Invite Postcards

Use Postcards To Create Event Invitation

A well-attended event is a successful event. And, a key to good attendance is communication! Of course, you ...
How To Tip

How To Avoid “Smooshed” Or Distorted Images

We've all faced this classic problem: needing an image to fit in a certain space, but it's just ...
Inspiration

Church News Bulletin Redesign Case Study

Church Bulletin Redesign scores a "win" for the weekly news bulletin!  A subscriber in Texas asked for new ...
Freezing Or Locking Elements In Place In Microsoft Word Or Microsoft Publisher

Freezing Or Locking Elements In Place

Have you ever had an image "jump" positions after you add or edit text in your document, only ...
Art Tip

Use Grids And Frames To Showcase Images

Whether you're showcasing pictures of the youth group, a recent bake sale or highlights from a mission trip, ...
Free Templates For VBS Sign Up

Get Ready for VBS Season with these Free Form Template Download

For many of us, VBS planning is well underway. As you prepare for your Vacation Bible School (VBS), ...
Thank You Church Volunteers

Honor Your Church Volunteers

Recognize and thank the people who keep your church running. Create lists of volunteers to honor, including Sunday ...
Whats That Font Finder

What’s that font?

These days, there's no need to be stumped by a font's identity. With all the resources now available, ...