A Sign of the Times

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Once upon a time, a school only needed a single, static sign. After all, it seems like simpler times lent themselves to fewer newsworthy notes around campuses. In today's world, however, it's all about engagement and keeping the community apprised of all the awesome things academic institutions are up to.

When it comes to making money, many schools and churches face uphill challenges. You're governed by a certain system that doesn't give you much leeway in terms of financial gain. Fortunately, there's one item that's ready-made to boost your community engagement while simultaneously making your organization money.

Many churches have changeable letter signs; after all, they offer a great way to advertise events and messages to the community at a fairly low cost. Because the design and setup costs are typically affordable — and the final product is visually appealing — church leaders often opt for this form of signage. Unfortunately, vandals see this form of signage as an open invitation to do unsavory things.

Select sign models are now available with LED Illumination instead of fluorescent lighting. Using LED illumination technology, you can experience better energy efficiency, lower operating cost and longer life with less maintenance. LED Illumination vs Fluorescent Lamps When it comes to illuminating your header or identification cabinet, there is an exciting new option to consider: LED Illumination.

2018 marks an incredible milestone for the Stewart Signs family. As of this year, we're officially 50 years old! That means we've witnessed five decades of signage trends, experienced vast changes in technology, and helped hundreds of different types of organizations all over the country increase their outreach.

All of our electric products and their individual components are Underwriter Laboratories (UL) Listed. Founded in 1894, UL is the standard in America for safety and quality assurance. Our products undergo thorough and rigorous testing in these independent facilities.

Everyone loves a funny sign, and sometimes humor is found in places you'd least expect it. Churches, in particular, have a way of handing out unexpected laughs to passersby. In honor of all things rooted in hilarity, here are 101 of the funniest church sign sayings we've noticed when congregations are getting the Good Word out about God.

If you're thinking about increasing school pride, school marquees are a great solution. This type of sign will allow your school to prominently display your school name, mission, mascot and other important information you want to communicate to your students and staff. School marquees give your school an inviting and warm welcome at first sight.