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Thinking Of You Postcards

Free Thinking-of-You Postcard Templates

By ChurchArt Team | March 3, 2021

Although we are hopeful that 2021 will be a turning point in many positive ways, many congregations are still unable to meet in buildings, are split between different services to provide ample social distancing or are split between virtual and in-person worship.   If you’re like us, you’re constantly looking for ways to encourage one another — especially those who might be struggling.   With that still…

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Initial caps typography on wood background

Start out strong with initial caps.

By ChurchArt Team | February 4, 2021

In design terminology, an oversized letter at the beginning of an article or paragraph is called an initial cap. These letters visually entice people to read the written word. They’re also a classy way to transition from a large, bold headline to an article’s light text. Types of initial caps There are 3 main types…

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Designing Special Issue Church Newsletters

Designing Special Issue Newsletters

By ChurchArt Team | February 4, 2021

If you’ve been preparing newsletters for your church, you’re most likely very familiar with the concept of newsletter templates.  You may already use your own document as a unique template for your front page, back page, left- and right-hand pages, and for any unique pages (such as a calendar page). You may also have separate…

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Why Should You Use Infographics?

Use infographics for visual impact.

By ChurchArt Team | January 28, 2021

How can your publications present data about attendance, offerings, fundraising, budgets and more without overwhelming readers or quickly making their eyes glaze over? The solution is infographics! An infographic (or information graphic) is a visual representation of data or other information. They’re more than the plain old charts and graphs you remember from school. Infographics…

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Free 2021 Calendar Printable Template

2021 Printable Calendar for Churches

By ChurchArt Team | December 15, 2020

Has this year felt like one of the longest ever? Well, it’s time to start planning (as best we can) for 2021! As church leaders, administrators, and team members, our days get long and busy with meetings, activities, planning, and events. And that’s just for the Church! Sometimes staying organized is a struggle. To help…

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Christmas Scripture Cards

FREE Cards to Share Christmas Joy

By ChurchArt Team | December 10, 2020

With apologies to a certain famous reindeer, Christmas 2020 certainly will “go down in history.” The pandemic might be taking a toll on some beloved seasonal events and traditions, but one is sure to be more meaningful and appreciated than ever this year: sending Christmas cards to celebrate the good news of Jesus’ birth. Because…

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