Matt Ehresman

Matt has worked in church communication for the past five years where he oversees basically anything anyone ever sees at First MB Church in Wichita, Kan. His wife Tillie dances in the street, sings her sentences, and is an excellent mother to their daughter, Heidi. Matt is also our membership director for Courageous Storytellers.

Matt Ehresman's Posts:

Digital Marketing: New Courageous Storytellers Resources
August 5, 2019

Digital Marketing: New Courageous Storytellers Resources

Digital marketing presents a whole new realm of possibilities for local churches that are relatively new and constantly evolving.

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Christmas in July: New Courageous Storytellers Resources
July 1, 2019

Christmas in July: New Courageous Storytellers Resources

Christmas is a long ways away, but now is a great time to start getting your Christmas communication plan together.

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How to Get Alexa to Play Your Church’s Sermons
June 26, 2019

How to Get Alexa to Play Your Church’s Sermons

What if your congregation could ask Alexa to play your church's sermons? Well, they can. It's relatively simple to set up an Alexa skill to share your sermons.

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The Mobile Web: New Courageous Storytellers Resources
June 3, 2019

The Mobile Web: New Courageous Storytellers Resources

Mobile traffic overtook desktop traffic years ago, but sometimes strategies haven't caught up. How are you engaging with your church on the devices they’re using?

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Back to the Basics: New Courageous Storytellers Resources
May 1, 2019

Back to the Basics: New Courageous Storytellers Resources

You might think you know it all and don't need the basics, but reviews and tune-ups are what keep us in the game long-term.

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Healthy Church Staff Culture: New Courageous Storytellers Resources
April 1, 2019

Healthy Church Staff Culture: New Courageous Storytellers Resources

Yes, senior pastors generally have the most influence in establishing a church culture, but you have more impact than you might think.

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Proving Easter With Lee Strobel: Videos for Your Church
March 6, 2019

Proving Easter With Lee Strobel: Videos for Your Church

Lee Strobel was a passionate and skeptical atheist—until he came across facts he couldn't refute. Strobel talks about Easter in a series of videos your church can share online.

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Hosting Stellar Events: New Courageous Storytellers Resources
March 4, 2019

Hosting Stellar Events: New Courageous Storytellers Resources

Christmas and Easter get all the attention, but there are 50 other weeks throughout the year. We can help you with events all year long.

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Easter Prep: New Courageous Storytellers Resources
February 4, 2019

Easter Prep: New Courageous Storytellers Resources

Some of us are just now getting over Christmas, but it's time to plan for Easter. We've got a pile of member resources to help you get started.

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Nuts & Bolts: New Courageous Storytellers Resources
January 7, 2019

Nuts & Bolts: New Courageous Storytellers Resources

Nuts and bolts are rarely in the spotlight, but things and teams fall apart without them. This month we're talking about the random things that keep your church moving forward.

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Creativity: New Courageous Storytellers Resources
December 3, 2018

Creativity: New Courageous Storytellers Resources

Sometimes it just seems like the creative juices aren't flowing. Or the church down the road has their stuff together and you don't. We've got creativity resources to help you ...

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Social Media: New Courageous Storytellers Resources
November 5, 2018

Social Media: New Courageous Storytellers Resources

Social media moves and changes very quickly. It can be exhausting to keep up with a bunch of networks and algorithm changes and what is Instagram TV?

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Environments: New Courageous Storytellers Resources
October 1, 2018

Environments: New Courageous Storytellers Resources

From your parking lot to your worship space and everywhere in between, people are taking note of what your environments communicate—even if they don't realize it.

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Announcement Timing: When to Schedule Announcements in Your Church Service
September 26, 2018

Announcement Timing: When to Schedule Announcements in Your Church Service

Announcements are kind of the worst, aren’t they? What to announce, how to do it—even when to do it. So we weigh the pros and cons of when to schedule ...

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How to Develop a Communications Playbook for Your Church
September 6, 2017

How to Develop a Communications Playbook for Your Church

My church used to experience the crazy of last-minute additions to the bulletin, but not anymore. We've added "The Playbook," and it's changed our communications processes forever.

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