a. CsM is designed to run inside the church building. Fellowship hall, multi-purpose room, large Sunday school room, Gym or even the sanctuary. Depending on the climate an outdoor range is an option. 98% of CsM churches run their program indoors.
a. As much as you or your church desires. Besides an occasional update on CsM or your membership renewal notice, CsM will leave you to run the ministry in your church. CsM does look forward to hearing your success stories and what works or doesn’t work in your community! CsM is on FB, please post and communicate with other CsM churches.
a. The Start-up kits will be your biggest cost. Kits cost $2,300.00 to $3,400.00 and include everything you will need, except for floor quivers that you can make for about $3.00 apiece. (Ask your trainer about floor quivers)
a. Depending on the growth of your CsM program, wear and tear on your equipment, new equipment purchased, whether you need new curriculum and which yearly membership you purchase, a sound yearly budget would be $300.00 to $1,000.00.
a. Most, but not all churches do charge to take the class. I have seen churches charge as low as $5.00 per person for the 8 weeks all they up to $75.00 per person. The average charges $25.00 per person for each 8-week session.
a. There are many ways to shoot a bow, likewise there are many ways to train someone to shoot a bow and most methods are good. But CsM highly recommends taking the CsM training for a verity of reasons. First, the curriculum is written with key terminology you will only learn from the training. Second, most church insurance groups recognize CsM training. Third, you must be BAI certified to register your church and kids for all sanctioned CsM tournaments.
a. No, but I recommend you or someone on you team does so that you understand how to tie in the curriculum. Remember NASP is producing great archers; CsM is trying to introduce kids to the “greatest archer” using archery.
a. If your church is a BRONZE, SILVER or GOLD CsM member you may download and use the CsM Logo with guidelines. To download the CsM logo the logo guidelines go to the media tab on the website and use your church membership login and pin to gain assess logo use.
Centershot Ministries (CsM) is a non-denominational outreach program that shares the Gospel of Jesus using the life-skill of archery. CsM does this by partnering and equipping the local church to use this amazing tool to reach the community ...