Do You Need a Membership Professional?

Social Media Policy Example (NUUC)

Welcoming vs Othering

The Search for a Membership Professional: Hiring Guide

Seeker Issue from the UU World

Prophetic Voices – Social Media Resources List

Member Retention Workshop

Membership Myopia – Webinar

From New Member to Committed Leader – Webinar

The Ministry of Membership – Webinar

Small Group Ministry and Membership Development – Webinar

On Being the Non-Anxious Leader: The Power of Emotional Intelligence – Webinar

We Covenant to Affirm and Promote – Webinar

Beyond the Potluck: Programming that Sticks to your Ribs – Webinar

Favorite Opening Words & Readings

UUA Sponsored Email Lists

Church Do’s and Don’ts

Member’s Neighborhood Maps

Living vs. Dying Churches

Surprising Patterns in Growing Churches

Responsible Behavior – Policy

Congregations Count – Evaluating your Membership Process

UU Leadership Institute

30 Markers of Staff Team Health

Why We Aren’t Learning

Church Management Software – Options

Congregations & Beyond – Discussion Guide

Congregational Life Dynamics and Conflict Management

UU Best Practices for Services

Joys and Concerns – Survey Information

Video: Ministry of Membership

UUA Membership Resources

Innovation Key to Church Growth

Ideas for Growth

Blog by Michael Durall, author & parish consultant

Blog by Peter Bowden, Growth Consultant

Widening the Welcome of your Congregation

Warmth in Welcoming

Welcomer Training

The Spiritual Practice of Hospitality

Religious Hospitality

Video: Ministry of Welcoming – Training

Visitor Information Card

Welcomer Training Outline

Hospitality Team Checklist

8 Effective Ways to Follow Up With Guests

The Top 10 Things We Learned About Welcoming

Welcoming the Stranger: Embracing a Congregational Culture of Welcome

Welcomer/Greeter Intro Information

What Hospitality Really Means

List of Membership Resources available from Skinner House Books

Starting Point Curriculum

Visitor to Member – Process and Handout

Confusing Words for Newcomers

Online Guest Survey

Mystery Guest Form

Visitor Questionnaire

Welcoming Survey

Seeing with New Eyes – companion guide

Visitor Phone Calls Script

Visitor Email example

Involvement Signup – Insert for Order of Service

New Member Joining – Ceremony Outline

New Member Celebrations

Nametag – template

A Guide to How We Work

Member Involvement – Spreadsheet Sample

Welcoming and Integrating New Members – online workshop

Gifts Questionnaire

Member Anniversary Letter

Six Month Anniversary Answers

Reasons We Come To Fellowship

Joys & Concerns Form

Journey to Belonging

Hospitality Team – Descriptions

Face2Face – Postcard Templates

Caring Ministry – Team resources

Planning and Improving Affinity Groups Program

Guest to Belonging – Engagement Plan

Finding Your Path to Membership – Questions to Consider

Chalice Conversations

Member Involvement Tracking

Member Engagement – Tracking Form

Membership 25th Anniversary Celebration Ideas

Some Ways to Close the Back Door

Membership Team Member – Job Description

Building Sacred Ground – Outline

Becoming a Member – Resources

From Member to Committed Leader – Webinar

Membership Committee – Position Description

Unitarian Universalist Origins – Our Historic Faith

UU Historical Timeline – Drawing

Voices of a Liberal Faith: A 12 minute video by the UUA

Unitarian Universalism on One Foot – Video

UU101 Orientation Class

First Steps – Class Outline

Exploring Beliefs and Values

Exploring UU History

Committing to Unity – Participant Packet

Love Reaches Out – Music Video

Coming Home – Music Video

Theological and Ethical Implications of Social Media Video

Challenges and Opportunities of Social Media Video

Advanced Social Media – Slides

Volunteer Management and Recruitment

Getting Your Church Ready for Fall

Welcoming and Integrating New Members

UU201 – Sermon

UU101 – Sermon

Sermon: How We Meet One Another

Radical Hospitality

Sermon: How Would You Be Different?

Sermon: “Finding Language for Our Faith” by the Rev. Dottie Mathews

Sermon: “Feed the Spiritually Hungry, House the Religiously Homeless” by the Rev. Peter Morales

Sermon: “Here Am I” by the Rev. Dottie Mathews

Sermon: “The Meaning of Membership” by Kristin Famula

Small Group Packet for New Groups

Facebook Page: Olympia UU

Facebook Page: PhoenixUU

Virtual Vs. Actual: Social Media’s Impact

Getting Your Social Media Ducks in a Row

Being Awake: Living Abundantly

Prophetic Voices: Social Media & Churches

Anonymous Visitor Checklist

Adult RE Council

Beyond Contentment: Motivating Members to do More – Video Series

The New UU – The purposes for a membership class

New Member Journey Group – 4-part class

Policy on Forums/Assemblies

Signing Ceremony Litany

Membership Team – Org Chart Example

Compadre Mentoring Program

Hospitality Team Idea

Membership Mentor Information

Silver and Gold Supper Info – 4×4 Dinners

Hospitality Matters