Facility Management

By Cathy Hutchison · August 15, 2017
Accessibility for churches can get complicated fast. Here are seven things you might not know about making it easy to participate.

By Keith Shaver · August 14, 2017
Church security is no longer a luxury — rather it is a requirement to help ensure the safety and security of the church and its members.

By Alexandra Altvater · July 26, 2017
A cloud-based computerized maintenance management system (CMMS) was needed to manage the church’s assets and keep operations management details centrally organized.

WFM Staff · July 17, 2017
Taking a necessary look at one very important safety issue which is often overlooked by church staff—the janitor’s closet.

Timothy J. Fancher · July 17, 2017
Pastors, church leaders and even the congregation must face the reality that we live in a different world and the threat of an active shooter in a church setting is something which must be considered and prepared for.

By Michael French · June 19, 2017
Thanks to rapid advancement in technology, and reductions in cost, thermal imaging cameras are finally within reach for many more people, facilities and businesses. Here's why it belongs in your church facility manager's toolbox.

Timothy J. Fancher · June 19, 2017
Does the idea of even discussing the scenario of a shooter in church appear unseemly or unnecessary to you? Then you are the person this article is written for.

WFM Staff · June 08, 2017
Raising the level of security on a church campus is a need that spans denomination and church size.

WFM Staff · June 02, 2017
For so many people in church tech roles, carving out the necessary time to develop one’s skillset, while challenged with an already over-scheduled life, is a problem to be reckoned with.

By Marian V. Liautaud · May 31, 2017
There’s no question, launching a special needs ministry at church is a high and holy calling. A ministry that extends far beyond individuals who are served.