WorshipArtsConnect.org A resource website for the Worship/Creative Arts Pastor
BUT, there’s usually little money, opportunity or support.Reality:This is the all-too-common story of many pastors:expected to be highly knowledgeable about theirever-changing environment, expected to becreative and expected to do it all with little to knowmoney.
A website for the Worship/Creative Arts Pastor MISSIONTo connect pastors/leaders with quality resources and each other VISION To be a company driven to see leaders grow and renewed VALUES Service & Humility STRATEGY Connect pastors/leaders with resources and each other through digital mediums Founder: Josh McFadden
There are many websites for Worship Arts Pastors… BUT… few that connect leaders on the local level The recession of the late 2000’s have left church budgets reeling… The resources/connections provided at WorshipArtsConnect.org are available at little to no cost Since the Dot Com boom, more and more internet businesses have been launched… With low up front cost and low overhead The lead of the organization is a Worship/Arts pastor with over 10 years experience serving in the local church on a shoe-string budget.
Our target market, is made up of protestant worship/creative arts pastors, between the ages of 20-40. We are not trying reach “old school” worship pastors satisfied with leading the same way church was led 30 years ago. We are focused on developing the next generation of leaders We are providing growth/leadership principles and connections to the creative pastor for little to no cost.
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HELPFUL HARMFUL - Service Minded - Brand new/ - Enrichment focused Late to the gameINTERNAL - Community - Not celebrity endorsed (Strengths) (Weaknesses) -Expand to larger markets - Increase impact/growth in - Become irrelevantEXTERNAL leaders (Threats) (Opportunities)
STARTUP EXPENSES: Domains, hosting, email, other = $318.72 Non-Profit filing/Tax exemption status = approx $750BUSINESS MODEL: This company will not make money based on its customers This company will make a profit through advertising. Advertising space will be sold $25-100/month based on size
SALES FORECAST: 1st quarter: $ (0 advertisers) 2nd quarter: $400 (2 advertisers) 3rd quarter: $600 (3 advertisers) 4th quarter: $800 (3 advertisers) PRO FORMA INCOME STATEMENT:
PRO FORMA INCOME STATEMENT: Year 1 Year 2 Year 3Advertising sales $1,800 $4,800 $16,000Donations $3,000 $4,000 $6000TOTAL EXPENSES $1,086 $2,000 $2,000NET INCOME $3,714 $6,800 $20,000