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The Art Of Church Communications

Illustration of an uppercase G and lowercase G in two different styles on a ruled piece of paper.

Tips for mixing and pairing fonts in your church newsletter

Whether you’re formatting a church newsletter, producing your weekly church bulletin, or designing a flyer for a church ...
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Design Challenge: Psalm 30:4

When designing Scripture Art, it's always amazing to us how one bible verse can be illustrated in so ...
Free Printable Teacher Appreciation Postcards

Celebrate Your Teachers with Free Downloadable Cards

It’s generally accepted that teachers can do “virtually” anything and are teacher-strong no matter the teaching distance. But ...
Thinking Of You Postcards

Free Thinking-of-You Postcard Templates

Although we are hopeful that 2021 will be a turning point in many positive ways, many congregations are still unable ...
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Start out strong with initial caps.

In design terminology, an oversized letter at the beginning of an article or paragraph is called an initial ...
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 ...
Why Should You Use Infographics?

Use infographics for visual impact.

How can your publications present data about attendance, offerings, fundraising, budgets and more without overwhelming readers or quickly ...
Free 2021 Calendar Printable Template

2021 Printable Calendar for Churches

Has this year felt like one of the longest ever? Well, it's time to start planning (as best ...
Christmas Scripture Cards

FREE Cards to Share Christmas Joy

With apologies to a certain famous reindeer, Christmas 2020 certainly will “go down in history.” The pandemic might ...
Color Ideas For Fall

Spruce Up Your Color Palette for Fall

With fall in full swing, you may be looking to spruce up the color palette for your Thanksgiving ...
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 ...
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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 ...
Usps Guidelines For Using Mailing Tabs

USPS Guidelines for using Mailing Label Tabs

Save time and money when you use mailing label tabs. You can receive significant discounts on your monthly postage ...