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How Your Church Can Innovate by Asking “What If?”
No Comments » September 2, 2014

How Your Church Can Innovate by Asking “What If?”

Innovation through bold questions: What if that idea applied here? What if this "fact" wasn't actually true? What if I'm wrong?

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Playing Devil’s Advocate for the Church
No Comments » August 27, 2014

Playing Devil’s Advocate for the Church

Too often churches are anti-inquisitive. 'That's how we've always done it' reigns. We need to ask the tough questions to clarify our purpose.

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Does Church Marketing Still Suck?: Cynthia Ware
No Comments » July 30, 2014

Does Church Marketing Still Suck?: Cynthia Ware

"That's the way we've always done it," doesn't work anymore. The fourth wall is coming down and the emperor has no clothes.

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How Will Church Communicators Change in 10 Years?
4 Comments » July 29, 2014

How Will Church Communicators Change in 10 Years?

For the past month we've talked about how far church marketing has come. Now we need to talk about where it's going.

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Does Church Marketing Still Suck?: Lori Bailey
No Comments » July 24, 2014

Does Church Marketing Still Suck?: Lori Bailey

We've become better at tuning out obnoxious ads, but we're still captivated by some messages. The church has the opportunity to communicate that message, but we need the right tools.

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Does Church Marketing Still Suck?: Anthony Miller
5 Comments » July 23, 2014

Does Church Marketing Still Suck?: Anthony Miller

The brand of the church should be described in one word—love. So until the brand of the church is love, our marketing sucks.

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Does Church Marketing Still Suck?: Kem Meyer
16 Comments » July 22, 2014

Does Church Marketing Still Suck?: Kem Meyer

New level, new devil. We've come far in 10 years, but we have a long way to go. We need to learn self-control, perspective and priority.

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There Is No Right Way to Do Church
2 Comments » July 22, 2014

There Is No Right Way to Do Church

As we talk about best practices for how to do church, it’s easy to get the idea that there’s one right way to do it. And that's just not true.

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Does Church Marketing Still Suck?: Greg Atkinson
50 Comments » July 16, 2014

Does Church Marketing Still Suck?: Greg Atkinson

Has it been 10 years already? We've come so far, but we still have a long ways to go. Read Greg's thoughts, share your own and enter to win a ...

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Does Sharing the Gospel Justify Any Church Marketing Means Necessary?
3 Comments » July 14, 2014

Does Sharing the Gospel Justify Any Church Marketing Means Necessary?

When does church marketing become manipulative? Recent examples seem to embrace ends justifying means, so we dive into some church marketing philosophy.

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Does Church Marketing Still Suck?: Chuck Scoggins
5 Comments » July 10, 2014

Does Church Marketing Still Suck?: Chuck Scoggins

Churches are finally producing fewer cheesy graphics, but they're still missing how vital church communication is.

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Does Church Marketing Still Suck?: 3 Tips & Stats from Tony Morgan
No Comments » July 8, 2014

Does Church Marketing Still Suck?: 3 Tips & Stats from Tony Morgan

Church marketing is better, but there's always room for improvement. Check out three ways churches can improve and a free report on how churches communicate.

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Do Church Websites Still Suck?: churchthemes.com Giveaway
18 Comments » July 7, 2014

Do Church Websites Still Suck?: churchthemes.com Giveaway

After 10 years we're getting closer to more churches having websites, but many of them suck. What do you think? Enter to win a free WordPress theme.

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Does Church Marketing Still Suck?: Meredith Gould
34 Comments » July 1, 2014

Does Church Marketing Still Suck?: Meredith Gould

Church communication is valid, vital and valued. But church websites and strategy? Still suck. Plus, win a free copy of The Social Media Gospel.

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How World Vision Forgot Their Vision
3 Comments » March 27, 2014

How World Vision Forgot Their Vision

In trying to focus on their big idea, World Vision forgot their big idea. It offers an important lesson in focus and distraction for churches.

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