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:

A Week in the Life: Brooke Reeves
No Comments » August 9, 2016

A Week in the Life: Brooke Reeves

Church communicator Brooke Reeves: "I’m reminding myself to live in the moment and enjoy the crazy because God is doing incredible things in our church."

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Churches: Be Careful Using Olympic Trademarks
No Comments » August 8, 2016

Churches: Be Careful Using Olympic Trademarks

If your church is planning a sermon series, Olympic-related event or just tweeting the games, be aware of the Olympic brand crackdown.

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How to Reach & Engage With the YouTube Generation on #cmschat
No Comments » August 5, 2016

How to Reach & Engage With the YouTube Generation on #cmschat

During last night's #cmschat on Twitter, Jeanette Yates led a conversation on YouTube and how churches can use video to reach and engage.

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A Week in the Life: Leslie Zander
No Comments » August 2, 2016

A Week in the Life: Leslie Zander

Church communicator Leslie Zander has a lot to do as her church gears up for the fall, but she's also excited about new team members and a second campus.

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Engaging on Instagram on #cmschat
No Comments » July 29, 2016

Engaging on Instagram on #cmschat

For last night's #cmschat on Twitter, Katie Allred led a discussion on how to engage on Instagram.

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Christmas in July: Surviving Christmas
No Comments » July 27, 2016

Christmas in July: Surviving Christmas

We asked five church communicators how to survive Christmas. They talk about the importance of intentionally taking time to take care of yourself.

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A Week in the Life: Meghan Howard
No Comments » July 26, 2016

A Week in the Life: Meghan Howard

Associate Pastor and Digital Communications Director Meghan Howard talks about juggling multiple tasks and finding time with her family.

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Christmas in July: What About Advent?
No Comments » July 25, 2016

Christmas in July: What About Advent?

We asked four church communicators about Advent: "[It] gives us the quiet space to reflect on how we prepare our spirit for the coming of Emmanuel."

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Snapchat: The Inside Scoop on #cmschat
No Comments » July 22, 2016

Snapchat: The Inside Scoop on #cmschat

Last night's #cmschat on Twitter explored Snapchat: Why churches should care about, how to figure it out and how to reach an audience with it.

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Christmas in July: Promoting Christmas
No Comments » July 20, 2016

Christmas in July: Promoting Christmas

We asked five church communicators about promoting Christmas services. They all said word of mouth. Learn more about inspiring your people to invite others.

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Opportunity to Offer Hope at Certification Lab
2 Comments » July 19, 2016

Opportunity to Offer Hope at Certification Lab

At Certification Lab we learn how to communicate well. And that's exactly what our culture needs right now. They need hope in the face of fear.

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A Week in the Life: Eric Dunaway

A Week in the Life: Eric Dunaway

Communications Pastor Eric Dunaway tackles changes, wrapping the lobby and the bandwidth bottleneck.

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Nashville 2016 Certification Lab in Action
No Comments » July 18, 2016

Nashville 2016 Certification Lab in Action

Collected tweets and pics from our 2016 Certification Lab in Nashville, Tenn., sharing insights and wisdom for church communicators.

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Trouble I’ve Seen: Changing the Way the Church Views Racism by Drew G. I. Hart
1 Comment » July 15, 2016

Trouble I’ve Seen: Changing the Way the Church Views Racism by Drew G. I. Hart

Racism is a flashpoint today, and it can be difficult for churches to even talk about it. But we need to be aware and willing to face the reality.

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Pokemon Go & Your Church: Welcoming Gamers on #cmschat

Pokemon Go & Your Church: Welcoming Gamers on #cmschat

Last night's #cmschat on Twitter covered Pokemon Go. We talked about what it is, why it matters and why churches should care.

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