Facebook and social media are an incredible way to stay connected to your church family. It also is a great way to create content that can help you to reach out to your community that is disconnected to God. At our church, we have had many visitors come to our church through engaging Facebook posts. One… Continue reading 11 Questions To Ask When Creating a Church Facebook Page
I’m not sure if it’s that I only watch my tv shows on Hulu and they only rotate 7 advertisements per year (seriously, Hulu!), or what it is, but after watching the Verizon commercial with the crying Mom try to leave her daughter for the 400th time, it is getting rough for me. In fact, I… Continue reading Over-Saturated, Over-Selling
Today I aim to connect church communications people with one another. This is a broad field and looks different in each church, but plays an important role in getting out the name of Jesus. Check out this list below… 5 Church Communications People/Groups To Follow: 1.) Church Marketing Sucks Even if… Continue reading 5 Church Communications People You Should Be Following
Yes, you read that correctly. This is the Rally to Maintain Division. You see, a FORMER favorite author of mine, Rachel Held Evans, is pulling together Christians from every “sect” of our faith to try to unite us all in Christ. Now this seems great to most Christians. But I LOVE division. No, not the… Continue reading Rally to Maintain Division!
Have you seen all the new Dominos Turnaround commercials? They seem to be everywhere. The company has made terrible pizzas for years. The brilliant part about their new marketing strategy is that they are admitting they were wrong. And they went way over the top with it too. They made a “documentary” and showed focus… Continue reading What Dominos Pizza Can Teach Us About Our Faith
Woah. This article by Ed Stetzer was too good not to be reposted. I love that my pastor intentionally does things to make sure he isn’t made into a rock star. It’s an impressive balance he walks (since everyone loves him), yet he never utilizes his influence to turn himself into something that is unhealthy.… Continue reading The Problem with Pastor as Rock Star
The list below was compiled by Youth Specialties. These thinkers and practitioners have been huge in my personal growth and understanding of what it means to be an effective leader for young people. Check it out! 2010 Rank / Blogger Name / Blog address 1 / Youth Specialties Blog / http://youthspecialties.com/blog 2 / Mark Oestreicher… Continue reading Top 20 Youth Ministry Blogs