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:

How to Survive Easter
No Comments » February 15, 2016

How to Survive Easter

We asked seven church communicators how they survive Easter. It takes planning, focusing on what's important and taking time to take care of yourself.

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Be a Church-First Person
No Comments » February 11, 2016

Be a Church-First Person

A church-first person celebrates the wins, they encourage others, they think outside of themselves. Do you have that broad view or are you focused on your niche?

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Preparation for Easter: Ash Wednesday and Lent
No Comments » February 1, 2016

Preparation for Easter: Ash Wednesday and Lent

We asked five church communicators what they do for Ash Wednesday and Lent. These traditional times are ideal preparation leading into Easter.

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Favorite Easter Service
No Comments » January 28, 2016

Favorite Easter Service

We asked five church communicators about their favorite Easter service. They talked about sunrise services, connecting with people and dramatic moments.

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In the Last Year: Sarah Beth Jarnagin
No Comments » January 27, 2016

In the Last Year: Sarah Beth Jarnagin

Sarah Beth Jarnagin talks about making cautious decisions, learning to be a better communicator and listening for new trends.

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Promoting Easter: What Works?
No Comments » January 26, 2016

Promoting Easter: What Works?

We asked six church communicators about the most effective way of promoting Easter. A theme quickly developed: Empowering and equipping your congregation.

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Super Sunday: Let’s Talk About Easter
No Comments » January 19, 2016

Super Sunday: Let’s Talk About Easter

A 20-minute hangout video with church communication pros that covers how to plan, promote and survive Easter.

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In the Last Year: John Yeng

In the Last Year: John Yeng

John Yeng talks about coming to the church communication world from the corporate world, bringing together artists on his staff and taking care of his team.

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Embracing MLK Day
No Comments » January 16, 2016

Embracing MLK Day

Every year I'm a little bit amazed we have a national holiday for a pastor. And every year I'm a little bit amazed the church doesn't embrace it more fully. ...

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You Get to Do This
No Comments » January 14, 2016

You Get to Do This

Stephen Brewster talks about the privilege of being a church communicator: You get to do this, you don't have to do it.

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In the Last Year: Theresa Decker
1 Comment » January 13, 2016

In the Last Year: Theresa Decker

We talk with church communicator Theresa Decker about her top five priorities, finding time for the important but non-urgent and honoring her pastor.

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2016 Events for Church Communicators
No Comments » January 11, 2016

2016 Events for Church Communicators

Check out our list of 2016 church communication events for your opportunity to stretch, grow and connect. Put it on your calendar now.

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In the Last Year: Jennifer Johnson
1 Comment » January 6, 2016

In the Last Year: Jennifer Johnson

We talk with church communicator Jennifer Johnson about what she's learned in the past year, including making time to learn coding and getting into video.

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The Church Is Not Respectable
1 Comment » January 4, 2016

The Church Is Not Respectable

When churches strive to be respectable, they're kind of missing the point. Jesus didn't worry about dress codes or cultural norms of respectability.

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Top 10 Posts of 2015
1 Comment » December 31, 2015

Top 10 Posts of 2015

At the end of the year we like to look back and share the best of the best in list form. So here's our top 10 posts of 2015.

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