Using Social Media to Grow Your Church

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Using Social Media to Grow Your Church

13 Jan , 2017  

There are 2 times every year where I get excited about new challenges and goals. The first is in the fall when schools start back up. And the second is in January. Both of these times represent a new year and new ambitions and goals to strive for. With the new year upon us, what […]

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Propel Conference 2017 for Church Growth and Leadership Development

11 Jan , 2017  

My friends at Ministry Pass recently did a study on leadership development and they found that 70% of pastors go to conference to grow as a leader. What they also noticed is 81% of church leaders want to do more for themselves and their team but the expense is too costly. If you are at […]

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[VIDEO] 2017 Is The Year of Video.

9 Jan , 2017   Video

I wrote this blog post today below. It is short and sweet, sharing some statistics about current online video consumption today. 2017 Is The Year Of Video. But Are You Ready? And felt like it was incomplete without a video version of it.  So here it is!

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2017 Is The Year Of Video. But Are You Ready?

9 Jan , 2017  

IT IS NO LONGER IN THE FUTURE It’s here. We’re not looking into the future anymore. Everyone is online watching. Everyone. Your parents, your kids. . .  even your grandparents too.  Yes, they are. ONLINE VIDEOS ARE NOW OFFICIALLY PART OF MASS CULTURE Just think about that for a moment. HOW DOES THAT CONTRAST WITH […]

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[VIDEO] 20 Social Media Tools for 2017

6 Jan , 2017   Video

WHAT DO THE LEADING CHURCH COMMUNICATORS USE? This week, I published a super duper infographic featuring suggestions from 20 church communicators.  Here’s where you can view or download the whole thing. 2 MINUTES SUMMARY (VIDEO VERSION) Today, I’m sharing a video version of that list of top social media tools you should know about for 2017. […]

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WHY IS YOUR CHURCH IGNORING THE 3 MOST IMPORTANT SOCIAL MEDIA NETWORKS

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Why Is Your Church Ignoring The 3 Most Important Social Media Networks?

6 Jan , 2017  

Social media is B.I.G. big. There’s now a bunch of networks and platforms that boast over 100,000,000 active users. One of the things I’ve been really reflecting upon recently is how people are using the social web today vs just recently.  Things have changed overnight. Or at least so much in the last 12, 24, […]

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The 20 Best Social Media Tools for 2017

5 Jan , 2017  

The social media marketing communications landscape changes so rapidly. So fast that you can almost talk in dog years! Doesn’t it feel like Instagram Stories has been around since it all began? Or doesn’t Facebook Live feel so natural that it’s hard to believe it is a relatively a new-fangled concept to broadcast live over […]

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Church Butler “Done For You” Social Media Service Overview

4 Jan , 2017   Video

Our team has been working hard for the past couple of months building out a social media support service for church communicators.  We’ve had great responses to a pastor’s survey we put out to help refine what we’re going to offer your church team. Here’s an update and brief overview of what the service will […]

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Epic List of Free Stock Photography Websites

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Kenny Jahng’s Epic List of 134 Free Stock Photography Websites

2 Jan , 2017  

Looking for the right image on stock photography sites for your social media posts could sometimes be insanely difficult. What’s worse is when you go through the effort add images to your post, and then after publishing it, you see the same image everywhere. . . because everyone knows about unsplash after all  😉 Fortunately, […]

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9 Ways You Can Involve Your People More For Church Growth

26 Dec , 2016  

Many churches are chasing the wrong thing when it comes to church growth. They don’t think about anything that will involve people. They think more social media. Simply putting out more Facebook ads won’t do the trick. Posting a viral photo or video won’t grow your church. Social media isn’t actually the real answer. At […]

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