RESOURCES IN THE PROGRAM BUCKET:
WORKSHEET #6.1: Annual Evaluation of Current and Future Programs. Download this worksheet (Word document) to evaluate your strongest programs based on objective program standards. See Ball #3 (pages 96-98), "Feed Your Strongest Programs and Benchmark the Others.
WORKSHEET #6.2: Top 10 Questions to Ask About Program Capacity and Sustainability. Download this worksheet (PDF) and identify the three most important questions for your organization. Read Luke 14:28-30 in The Message.
WARNING! "Don't Be the Eighth Lemonade Stand in a Row of Nine!" That's one of the key points in the book co-authored by John Pearson and Dr. Robert D. Hisrich, Marketing Your Ministry: 10 Critical Principles. (Note: While the book is out-of-print, you may be able to locate some used copies on Amazon or other online sources. This faith-based marketing book is summarized on page 97-105 of Mastering the Management Buckets.)
NOTE! UNDER CONSTRUCTION! Some of the links to the books featured on Amazon have changed. (Gee...thanks, Amazon!) For a complete list of books from this bucket, visit the Book Bucket and download List #1 (with books reviewed through Dec. 31, 2015). The list will be updated on Dec. 31, 2016.