For each of the sections below, we have listed the top resources that we recommend or that have been recommended to us to help planters, multipliers, site pastors, and those involved in leading and starting new works! Though we include these links as potential resources, we do not necessarily endorse the organizations, individuals, concepts, articles, etc. associated with the sites.

Artspeak Design – Mailing service, marketing consultation

Mailworks – Mailing service, marketing consultation

Outreach – Postcard mailing service, signage, and banners

Mail Chimp – Free service for mass emails

Constant Contact – Service for mass emails (works in conjunction with ACS management software as well)

Wix – Relatively inexpensive website templates that are easy to create and edit

Artspeak Design – Marketing consultation, logo and web design

Themeforest – Website templates that can be purchased and customized through tools like WordPress

Cloversites – Website design and management tool

Check out the OMN4Kids on Pinterest for 100s of children’s ministry curriculum and resource links and ideas!

Sermon Spice – Video illustrations & slide presentations
Bluefish TV – Video illustrations
Worship House Media – Video illustrations, backgrounds, countdowns
Graceway Media – Thematic slide presentations
Graphic River – Publication templates and graphics
Themeforest – Website themes
Creative COW – Editing ideas, tutorials, etc.
Prezi– Unique presentations like next generation PowerPoint
Flickr – A beta site for sharing church-related graphics
Tooble – Download videos and convert them for use on your computer or IPhone

Portable Solutions – Solutions for churches meeting in portable spaces

Rose Brand – Theatrical curtains and production supplies

Every Door Direct – Service provided through the USPS to deliver items to specific mailing routes
Tellstart – Telephone canvassing
Info USA – Mailing lists – One-stop youth ministry resource site
Youth Specialities – Youth ministry resources and networking opportunities
EGAD Ideas – Games and fundraisers for youth ministry

YouSendIt – Free resource for sending large files
WeTransfer – Free resource for sending large files

iStock Photo – High resolution images

CanStock Photo – relatively inexpensive

4imprint – Relatively inexpensive marketing items

DaFont – Free fonts

Capterra – Visit this site to compare and contrast church management software.

Secure Search – Tiered background checks for volunteers and paperless authorization