How to Write for Children (presented by Kathy Bostrom)

A 90-minute Presbyterian Outlook webinar featuring Kathy Bostrom

August 20, 2013 at 2 p.m. EDT (11 a.m. PDT)kathy-bostrom.jpg


Mining her 15 years as a published author, Kathy will share a few nuggets about writing for children and traveling down the rocky road to publication.



Philanthropy & Church: Survey Says (presented by Bill Enright)

bill enrightA Presbyterian Outlook 90-minute webinar presented by William Enright


Tuesday, October 22, 2013 at 2pm ET



Dr. William Enright will share the most current research data & analysis from the 2013 Congregational Economic Impact Study (CEIS), exploring the resilience of congregations during tough economic times.  Participants will learn about the decisions and practices that have helped faith communities throughout the nation thrive.

Ministers’ Housing Allowances: What’s Ahead and What Should You Do?

 images/stories/richardsonsm.jpgTuesday, Jan 21, 2014     

2 p.m. E.T. (11 a.m. P.T.)

The recent court ruling that ministers’ housing allowances are unconstitutional has stunned ministers, priests, church treasurers and session/vestry/board members.  While it's not clear whether that ruling will hold up under appeal or be implemented in more than one geographic area, the ruling has provoked plenty of  concern about the potential tax impact  for ministers and cost implications for congregations if housing allowances for ministers were to be disallowed. What do clergy and congregations need to be doing now as we await the next steps from the courts?

Celebrating the Church Year in Verse and Rhyme (presented by J. Barrie Shepherd)



A Presbyterian Outlook 90-minute webinar presented by J. Barrie Shepherd

Tuesday, January 28 2014 at 2 p.m. ET (11 a.m. PT)


Is there a poet hiding inside your soul? Are you a preacher that’s ready to bring fresh color to move your congregation? Are you ready to spice up your congregation’s liturgy in ways that evoke depth responses and produce lasting memories? One of the most renowned church poet-preachers of the past 40 years wants to share his gifts, his heart, his skills with you.

Webinar: Pilgrims in a Post-Modern World


A Presbyterian Outlook 90-minute webinar

presented by Ruth Everhart

Tuesday, January 14 2014

at 4 p.m. ET (1 p.m. PT)

Christianity has gone global. Ancient spiritual practices are new again. 

The stage is set for your church to unlock the potential of pilgrimage.