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Orlando to Ramadan: The Communication of Outreach
No Comments » June 22, 2016

Orlando to Ramadan: The Communication of Outreach

The Orlando shooting and a Ramadan outreach illustrate that as society changes, we must learn how to communicate and relate to people we disagree with.

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Collaborating With Other Churches: Let’s Work Together
No Comments » June 20, 2016

Collaborating With Other Churches: Let’s Work Together

What if your church collaborated with other churches in your community? What could happen? How would your community respond to that?

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#109: Quit Sending Crappy Emails
No Comments » June 15, 2016

#109: Quit Sending Crappy Emails

Email doesn't have to be complicated. Switch to an email service and set up some basic standards to vastly improve your church's approach to email.

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Why Your Church Needs Registration Software
1 Comment » June 13, 2016

Why Your Church Needs Registration Software

We explore why registration software can be helpful to your church's marketing efforts. It simplifies processes and can automate follow up.

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Caring Through Social Media
No Comments » June 8, 2016

Caring Through Social Media

How can we show care through social media? Instead of always responding to the masses, engage people on an individual basis. Here's how one church did that.

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Bono on Honest Creativity in Church
4 Comments » June 6, 2016

Bono on Honest Creativity in Church

Bono says church music isn't honest. But is the problem musicians who aren't honest or pastors who don't bring that conversation into the worship service?

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#73: Quit Working Late
No Comments » June 1, 2016

#73: Quit Working Late

Remember: God doesn’t love you because you work endless hours at a church. He loves you because he created you.

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Vermont: Creative Missions 2016 Wrap-Up
No Comments » May 31, 2016

Vermont: Creative Missions 2016 Wrap-Up

This year's crew of 25 missionaries served a dozen under-resourced churches in Vermont, helping them communicate better and share the gospel.

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Seeking Staff Criticism as You Roll Out Ideas
No Comments » May 25, 2016

Seeking Staff Criticism as You Roll Out Ideas

Seeking staff criticism from trusted colleagues can help you improve ideas and make them more effective before rolling them out to your entire church.

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Follow Along With Creative Missions 2016
No Comments » May 24, 2016

Follow Along With Creative Missions 2016

Church communicators are in Vermont right now helping local churches communicate better. Follow along as the team makes an impact.

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Welcoming Children to Church
2 Comments » May 23, 2016

Welcoming Children to Church

Not every church has the budget for a massive children's ministry, so how do we avoid banishing them and instead welcome children into our worship services?

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How You Can Support Creative Missions 2016
2 Comments » May 20, 2016

How You Can Support Creative Missions 2016

Church communicators are gathering in Vermont right now to help local churches communicate better. It's Creative Missions 2016. Here's how you can help.

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Common Website Questions Google Analytics Can Answer
2 Comments » May 18, 2016

Common Website Questions Google Analytics Can Answer

Google Analytics offers valuable insight for your church website. Assuming you know where to look. We explore basic questions Google Analytics can answer.

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10 Reasons You Should Attend Certification Lab
5 Comments » May 16, 2016

10 Reasons You Should Attend Certification Lab

Our next Certification Lab is July 17-19. We've got 10 reasons why you should be there, including access to instructors, connections, ongoing help and more.

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4 Nonprofit Marketing Lessons for Churches
2 Comments » May 11, 2016

4 Nonprofit Marketing Lessons for Churches

While churches are nonprofits, there's a lot we can learn from the nonprofit world about how to communicate. We cover mission, branding, advocates and more.

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