Kevin D. Hendricks

When Kevin isn't busy as the editor of Church Marketing Sucks, he runs his own writing and editing company, Monkey Outta Nowhere. Kevin has been blogging since 1998 and has published several books, including 137 Books in One Year: How to Fall in Love With Reading, The Stephanies and all of our church communication books.

Kevin D. Hendricks's Posts:

Church Branding on #cmschat
No Comments » March 27, 2015

Church Branding on #cmschat

The #cmschat community shares insights and wisdom on church branding, what it is, why it's important and how to do it effectively.

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Church Visitor Horror Stories: Scarlet Letter
1 Comment » March 25, 2015

Church Visitor Horror Stories: Scarlet Letter

Calling out visitors in the name of helping the congregation identify them? No thanks. You might as well slap a scarlet letter on their chests.

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Scheduling, Managing & Priority of Messages on #cmschat
No Comments » March 20, 2015

Scheduling, Managing & Priority of Messages on #cmschat

This week's #cmschat talked about how to schedule, manage and prioritize your church's messages. How do you decide what gets a platform announcement?

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Are Your Easter Service Times on Your Website?
2 Comments » March 19, 2015

Are Your Easter Service Times on Your Website?

Less than 20 days before Easter and only 9 out of 20 churches had Easter info on their site. Put your Easter service times on your website. Right now. Go! ...

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Jenny Rain: A Voice for Communication Directors
2 Comments » March 16, 2015

Jenny Rain: A Voice for Communication Directors

We talk with new CFCC board member Jenny Rain about her role as the voice for communication directors and some of the ways churches can communicate better.

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Church Logos on #cmschat
No Comments » March 13, 2015

Church Logos on #cmschat

This week's #cmschat talked about church logos. Our conversation covered all kinds of ideas and insights for creating your church's brand.

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Church Visitor Horror Stories: Invisible Visitor
No Comments » March 11, 2015

Church Visitor Horror Stories: Invisible Visitor

Going to church for the first time is scary. It gets worse when the congregation acts like you're invisible and the pastor won't even talk to you.

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Easter Social Graphics: Free Downloads to Share
4 Comments » March 10, 2015

Easter Social Graphics: Free Downloads to Share

Easter is coming and we've got some free Easter social graphics your church can share on social media to boost engagement and connect with people.

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Church Websites on #cmschat
No Comments » March 6, 2015

Church Websites on #cmschat

This week's #cmschat covered how to create great experiences for visitors to your church website.

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Daylight Savings Graphic: Free Download to Share
4 Comments » March 3, 2015

Daylight Savings Graphic: Free Download to Share

Daylight Savings Time begins this weekend, so remind your congregation to spring forward with this free daylight savings graphic for social media.

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Church Bulletins on #cmschat
No Comments » February 27, 2015

Church Bulletins on #cmschat

We talk church bulletins in our weekly Twitter chat. Lots of ideas, examples, tips and inspiration in the transcript.

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2014 Annual Report
1 Comment » February 24, 2015

2014 Annual Report

In 2014 we launched a podcast, rolled out books, held two Certification Labs and celebrated a 10-year anniversary. Read our 2014 annual report for more.

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How to Welcome Easter Visitors
No Comments » February 23, 2015

How to Welcome Easter Visitors

Easter is coming quickly, so we sat down with Unwelcome author Jonathan Malm to talk about how your church can welcome Easter visitors.

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Easter Ideas on #cmschat
No Comments » February 20, 2015

Easter Ideas on #cmschat

Our weekly Twitter chat covers Easter ideas. Check out the transcript for all the tips and ideas from church communicators in the trenches.

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Easter Preparation on #cmschat
1 Comment » February 13, 2015

Easter Preparation on #cmschat

Our first ever Twitter chat covers Easter preparation. Check out the transcript for all the insights.

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