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, runs the hyperlocal site West St. Paul Reader, 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:

2018 CFCC Annual Report
February 19, 2019

2018 CFCC Annual Report

"We love to share in the stories of success that lead to changed lives through the unique power of the gospel of Jesus." Read more from our 2018 annual report.

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Rethink Communication: Clarify Your Message
February 11, 2019

Rethink Communication: Clarify Your Message

Phil Bowdle on the heart of Rethink Communication: "If you can clarify your message, it's like sharpening your ax before cutting down the tree."

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What’s Your Rethink Communication Moment?
February 6, 2019

What’s Your Rethink Communication Moment?

We've all been there: One day it becomes too much or things go horribly awry and it's time to rethink communication in your church. Tell us your story and you ...

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How to Write a Shareable Sermon: 5 Tips to Greater Impact
January 30, 2019

How to Write a Shareable Sermon: 5 Tips to Greater Impact

Every Sunday in churches around the world pastors are preaching sermons. But is anybody listening? We've got five tips to make those sermons go farther.

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Rethink Communication: You Have One Job
January 28, 2019

Rethink Communication: You Have One Job

The heart of what we do isn't getting more Facebook likes or boosting attendance. At the end of the day, our one job is to put Jesus on display.

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Rethink Communication: A Message Delivery Problem
January 25, 2019

Rethink Communication: A Message Delivery Problem

The church doesn't have a message problem, it has a message delivery problem. The playbook that got us to where we are is not going to get us any farther.

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Rethink Communication: Who Is This Book For?
January 23, 2019

Rethink Communication: Who Is This Book For?

Communication isn't somebody's job, it's everybody's job. If you have a passion for the church and you have a message to communicate, this book is for you.

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Rethink Communication by Phil Bowdle is Now Available
January 22, 2019

Rethink Communication by Phil Bowdle is Now Available

We're proud to announce the launch of our latest book, Rethink Communication: A Playbook to Clarify and Communicate Everything in Your Church by Phil Bowdle.

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2019 Events for Church Communicators
January 14, 2019

2019 Events for Church Communicators

Consider attending a church communication event this year and get to know some fellow strugglers, take your skills up a notch, and be reenergized.

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Creative Missions 2019: Rhode Island
January 9, 2019

Creative Missions 2019: Rhode Island

The ninth annual Creative Missions trip is heading to Rhode Island April 27-May 3. The application process opens Friday, Jan. 11.

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2019 Calendar for Church Communicators
January 2, 2019

2019 Calendar for Church Communicators

We’ve got your 2019 calendar right here, complete with encouraging quotes and images specifically for you. Have an incredible 2019.

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Pre-Order Rethink Communication by Phil Bowdle
December 12, 2018

Pre-Order Rethink Communication by Phil Bowdle

It’s never been easier to communicate. Unfortunately, it’s never been harder to connect. Churches need a playbook to navigate the biggest communication shift in generations.

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Year-End Appeal: How to Write a Giving Letter

Year-End Appeal: How to Write a Giving Letter

The year-end appeal is a standard in the nonprofit world. People are thinking about giving and it's a prime time to ask. Is your church making a year-end appeal? 

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Social Media Advent Calendar
November 28, 2018

Social Media Advent Calendar

Get a free social media Advent calendar: 25 social graphics featuring Bible verses and a countdown to Christmas.

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Clint McManaman: Churches Need to Simplify
November 19, 2018

Clint McManaman: Churches Need to Simplify

"The church needs to simplify everything," says Clint McManaman, a designer, creative strategist, and now Center for Church Communication board member.

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