Entries by Karon McCartney

Help for Church Staff in Saving Records

What Do I Keep? What to keep? Although it is very tempting to keep just about everything that is created by the church, it is not practical to keep every single scrap of paper. These guidelines were developed to give a general out-line of the items necessary for legal, historical and financial matters of the […]

Microfilming Your Church’s History

Louisiana Baptist churches are — the people, the buildings, the services. Each church has its own unique beginning, struggles and triumphs. Preserving that history is as important as the Sunday morning service. Without a plan for keeping history safe, many parts of it will be lost! Fire, flood and other natural disasters are a few […]