Keep up with the exciting things happening through your gifts to the Presbyterian Church (USA) Special Offerings. We'll be posting about a wide range of topics, including: how your dollars are used around the world, promotion strategies for use in your local congregations, as well as stories about how Presbyterians are using Special Offerings gifts to make an impact in their own communities.
It's an exciting day in the Special Offerings office, as we are finally ready to bring you something we've been working on for a little while (okay, a long while) now. So, we're going to take a quick break from promoting the Pentecost Offering to announce the brand-new Special Offerings website! Well, technically it's just five new landing pages (one general page and one for each of the individual offerings), that are still located under the PC(USA) web umbrella, but we really don't like speaking in technicalities :)
Round-trip commute to Louisville + full day of meetings + wife and 9-month-old son with the stomach flu = no post yesterday... sorry about that! The good news, however, is that I seem to be immune to this current bug (famous last words, right?).
Okay, so, in last week's Tech-tip Tuesday post I walked you through how to find downloadable resources on the Special Offerings website. I noticed a few of you shared it via Facebook and Twitter, and I didn't receive any I-totally-do-NOT-understand-this type feedback, so I assume that means you found it helpful. Awesome.
Throughout this Tech-tips series ...
In light of the recent changes to the way we distribute certain resources for the Special Offerings, I thought it would be great to kick-off the first Tech Tip Tuesday with a tutorial on how to find and download resources directly from the Special Offerings website. For this demonstration we're going use the 2014 One Great Hour of Sharing Leaders Guide as our example.
If you're already comfortable navigating through the web, feel free to skip ahead -- otherwise you might find the first few instructions a bit basic. We just really want to make sure that even those ...