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He Answered Me: May is Mental Health Awareness Month

He Answered Me: May is Mental Health Awareness Month

BY The CRN Team
5/17/2024

Teenagers face new and different struggles that didn't exist even ten years ago. Social media and technology continue to change how we communicate in new and unpredictable ways that are fascinating and undoubtedly addicting. Today's teens live in a drastically different world than many of us did in our youth, which makes disconnecting significantly more difficult for them.

Inspiring Faith: Must Have Merchandise for Your 2024 Christian Camp Store

Inspiring Faith: Must Have Merchandise for Your 2024 Christian Camp Store

BY The CRN Team
5/3/2024

As a Christian leader and event planner, you understand the importance of meaningful connections and appreciate the significance of transformative experiences. The items you offer in your camp store should reflect the values and faith that you uphold. Consider offering items with Christian symbols and messages of faith that are enticing and on-trend. Campers will walk away holding on to not only their memories of camp but also a piece of God's grace.

Ready to Camp Checklist: A Helpful Guide to Knowing When to Send Them

Ready to Camp Checklist: A Helpful Guide to Knowing When to Send Them

BY The CRN Team
4/3/2024

As summer approaches, you may contemplate whether your child is old enough to attend summer camp. There are several factors to consider when deciding, one being the question: Are you ready to send your child? If you're on the fence, check out our Ready to Camp Checklist:

What photobooth?

What photobooth?

BY Kayla
1/18/2022

Use your retreat’s success to motivate your next one.

Worried About Your Event?

Worried About Your Event?

BY Stephanie
9/12/2018

Use a Survey!

So, your event was a disaster…

So, your event was a disaster…

BY Kayla
8/3/2017

Now what?

Making Your Event Social

Making Your Event Social

BY Kayla
2/18/2016

Using Social Media as Feedback for Events

Feed the Feedback

Feed the Feedback

BY Kayla
2/17/2016

The Importance of Post-Event Surveys

Recovering from Mistakes

Recovering from Mistakes

BY Ashley
1/14/2016

And applying the 6 Thinking Hats concept to leadership decisions

Caution: Group leaders are the only ones given evaluations

Caution: Group leaders are the only ones given evaluations

BY Ashley
6/14/2013

so what about all of the attendees...they have a voice too!

I'm the Event Coordinator, Not the Event Follow Up’er!

I'm the Event Coordinator, Not the Event Follow Up’er!

BY Ashley
6/4/2013

Ideas on how to follow up from your off-site event - with attendees and future ones!

A Hospitality Survey (An Additional Resource)

A Hospitality Survey (An Additional Resource)

BY Steve
3/14/2013

Adding to the 7 part series - Hospitality in Conference Ministry