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Christmas Survival Boxes
No Comments » November 20, 2014

Christmas Survival Boxes

The holidays can be rough and stressful. Which is why one church is packaging Christmas survival boxes to promote their upcoming holiday series.

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Church Recommendations Matter
1 Comment » November 19, 2014

Church Recommendations Matter

People trust recommendations over advertising, 81% to 36%. So collecting church recommendations is a powerful way to get people to your church. Here's how to encourage church reviews.

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Certification Lab 2015
No Comments » November 17, 2014

Certification Lab 2015

The Certification Lab is an opportunity for church communication leaders to get better. It's coming to Dallas and St. Louis in 2015.

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Embrace Tradition for Your Christmas Celebration
No Comments » November 17, 2014

Embrace Tradition for Your Christmas Celebration

Don't put baby Jesus on a zip line, embrace tradition: candlelight services, classic songs, the Christmas story. People like tradition at Christmas.

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Thanksgiving Graphic: Saying Thank You on Social
1 Comment » November 14, 2014

Thanksgiving Graphic: Saying Thank You on Social

No one has ever complained that you say thank you too much. Encourage your church to give thanks with a free Thanksgiving graphic to share on social media.

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Church Marketing Podcast: The Christmas Planning Episode
1 Comment » November 12, 2014

Church Marketing Podcast: The Christmas Planning Episode

We talk Christmas planning with Scott McClellan, how to create communication systems at your church, how to keep the main thing the main thing and more.

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The Church Visitor Gift: How Bribery Can Bring People Back
No Comments » November 12, 2014

The Church Visitor Gift: How Bribery Can Bring People Back

The church visitor gift is a tried and true way to make guests feel welcome and bring them back to your church. We talk examples, rationale and more.

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Advent: Don’t Reinvent Christmas
1 Comment » November 10, 2014

Advent: Don’t Reinvent Christmas

Christmas is coming, but you don't need to stress. There's a ready made Christmas promo plan called Advent.

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Getting Burned: Worse Than Burnout
2 Comments » November 5, 2014

Getting Burned: Worse Than Burnout

Transitions in the church sometimes lead to relational explosions that get people hurt. How do we best handle these situations without getting burned and without losing our faith?

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Christmas Communication Lessons From Last Year
No Comments » November 3, 2014

Christmas Communication Lessons From Last Year

The best way to promote Christmas is to learn what's worked and what hasn't in past years. Use these Christmas communication lessons to develop new tactics.

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Unwelcome Hangout: Visitors & Church Communication
No Comments » October 28, 2014

Unwelcome Hangout: Visitors & Church Communication

Watch the Unwelcome Hangout to learn more about how churches welcome (or don't) visitors. With Jonathan Malm and Dave Shrein.

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Unwelcome Now Available: 50 Ways Churches Drive Away First-Time Visitors
No Comments » October 27, 2014

Unwelcome Now Available: 50 Ways Churches Drive Away First-Time Visitors

Walking into a church can be scary. In Unwelcome, Jonathan Malm tackles 50 ways churches can creep out visitors and how to fix those problems.

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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
4 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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