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Churches: Put Your Faith in Action, Not Passing Resolutions
1 Comment » October 23, 2014

Churches: Put Your Faith in Action, Not Passing Resolutions

We like to talk big, but we don't always put our faith in action. Don’t think that passing resolutions, singing, preaching or tweeting is the same as doing.

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5 Simple Tips for Creative Leadership
3 Comments » October 22, 2014

5 Simple Tips for Creative Leadership

Leading creatives is both simple and complicated, challenging and rewarding. Discover some proven methods on how to best lead a creative team.

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Church Visitor Cards: How to Connect & Follow Up
No Comments » October 20, 2014

Church Visitor Cards: How to Connect & Follow Up

Every church needs a way to welcome visitors and invite them to become involved. The church visitor card is standard, but you need to make it effective.

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Church Marketing Podcast: The Media Essentials Episode
No Comments » October 16, 2014

Church Marketing Podcast: The Media Essentials Episode

We talk church media essentials with Brady Shearer of Pro Church Tools. What are the essential media elements that need to be present in a church?

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Throwback Thursday for Your Church
No Comments » October 15, 2014

Throwback Thursday for Your Church

Looking for a creative way to add more engaging social media content? Dig into your church's history every week on Throwback Thursday.

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Church Visitor Horror Stories: What’s Your Worst?
No Comments » October 13, 2014

Church Visitor Horror Stories: What’s Your Worst?

Walking into some churches for the first time can be downright frightening. Tell us your church visitor horror stories.

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8 Ways Your Church Website Can Welcome First-Time Visitors Before They Arrive
3 Comments » October 8, 2014

8 Ways Your Church Website Can Welcome First-Time Visitors Before They Arrive

Church shopping isn't easy. Welcome church visitors online by making your website more helpful and answer questions before they arrive.

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Church Decline: Would Anyone Notice if Your Church Disappeared?
No Comments » October 6, 2014

Church Decline: Would Anyone Notice if Your Church Disappeared?

Communities are growing, but churches are in decline. Does your community know what your church offers? If you church was forced to close its doors, would anyone notice?

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Church Marketing Podcast: The Social Media Episode
4 Comments » October 3, 2014

Church Marketing Podcast: The Social Media Episode

With churches cautious about new technology, limited on budget, slow to adopt trends and unclear on what their organizations role in social media is… what is a church to do?

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The Sunday Sneeze: Making the Most for First-Time Guests
1 Comment » October 2, 2014

The Sunday Sneeze: Making the Most for First-Time Guests

What does a church look like when it sneezes? It's not a flattering picture and doesn't leave a good impression with first-time visitors.

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Setting & Enforcing Communication Boundaries
No Comments » October 1, 2014

Setting & Enforcing Communication Boundaries

As church communicators, we need to create and enforce boundaries within the church staff. Otherwise, last-minute decisions become the norm and productivity will be continually halted by detours.

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Selfie Sunday: How a Divided Congregation Reunited
1 Comment » September 29, 2014

Selfie Sunday: How a Divided Congregation Reunited

Social media has the power to bring people of all ages together. See how one church unified a congregation with their own Selfie Sunday.

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Church Comm Training: Jenny Rain at Certification Lab
No Comments » September 25, 2014

Church Comm Training: Jenny Rain at Certification Lab

"I walked away very encouraged," says Jenny Rain, a past participant in the Certification Lab. Learn more about this event, coming Oct. 13-14.

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Chasing Church Excellence Can Drive You Crazy
1 Comment » September 24, 2014

Chasing Church Excellence Can Drive You Crazy

The pursuit of excellence can be frustrating, wasteful and exhausting. We need to redefine excellence. It's not about measuring up, but making the most.

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How to Be a Communications Pastor
5 Comments » September 22, 2014

How to Be a Communications Pastor

Your job is to oversee the nuts and bolts of internal and external communication. Here are five practical steps for how to do that better.

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