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Church Marketing Podcast: Sneak Peek With Gerry True
7 Comments » April 11, 2014

Church Marketing Podcast: Sneak Peek With Gerry True

Sneak peek number three of this new Church Marketing Podcast centers around beginning the planning for Easter and how to increase your planning buffer for the future, all from Gerry ...

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Developing a Theology of Planning by Tony Morgan
1 Comment » December 5, 2013

Developing a Theology of Planning by Tony Morgan

“The truth is, hope is a terrible strategy to grow, develop and multiply what God has entrusted to us as leaders.”

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How to Handle Communication Requests Without Chaos
7 Comments » March 6, 2013

How to Handle Communication Requests Without Chaos

When your church staff doesn't know how to make communication requests, the result is chaos. Here's a way to use forms to handle communication requests and instill order.

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Boring vs. Fun: How to Prevent the Boring
No Comments » October 29, 2012

Boring vs. Fun: How to Prevent the Boring

There's a lot of fun work in church communication. There's also stuff that's boring. A lot of fun stuff eventually becomes boring, but there are ways we can keep that ...

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poll-results Article
No Comments » December 22, 2011

Did You Plan Christmas?

Less than half the churches in our poll did any serious Christmas planning.

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Preproduction Matters
No Comments » December 14, 2011

Preproduction Matters

Christmas is getting closer! Are you ready? Whitney George from Church on the Move talks about the importance of preproduction.

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Planning Christmas: Insights, Field Trips & After Christmas
1 Comment » December 1, 2011

Planning Christmas: Insights, Field Trips & After Christmas

A triple-dose of insight around the importance of planning before and after Christmas, featuring Shawn Wood, Robbie Foreman and Maurilio Amorim.

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Planning Christmas: Stephen Brewster & Evan Courtney
No Comments » November 16, 2011

Planning Christmas: Stephen Brewster & Evan Courtney

More Christmas idea including flashmobs and 12 days of serving.

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Planning Christmas: Bethany Russell
2 Comments » November 10, 2011

Planning Christmas: Bethany Russell

A communications director for a multisite church in Texas talks about getting ready for Christmas.

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Christmas Help Needed
No Comments » October 27, 2011

Christmas Help Needed

Next week we're launching our planning Christmas series. Want to help?

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Outspoken: Little Guys Can Do Big Things Too
2 Comments » September 14, 2011

Outspoken: Little Guys Can Do Big Things Too

Here's hope for the underdog. In this excerpt from the book Outspoken, we offer advice and encouragement to the small (i.e., normal) church.

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A Letter to Pastors: Is Communication PR or DNA?
13 Comments » June 20, 2011

A Letter to Pastors: Is Communication PR or DNA?

Is your church communication PR or DNA? An open letter to pastors about two ways of handling communications and the startling differences.

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Expert Series: What Are You Doing For Easter?
3 Comments » February 21, 2011

Expert Series: What Are You Doing For Easter?

Easter is only nine weeks away. Is your church ready? We’re launching a new series where we ask some church marketing experts for their input and our first question is ...

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Planning Christmas with Shawn Wood
No Comments » December 1, 2010

Planning Christmas with Shawn Wood

We talk with Shawn Wood about planning Christmas. It's not too late and there are plenty of good ideas out there.

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poll-results Article
No Comments » September 7, 2010

Advanced Planning Poll Results

Churches are all over the board with how far in advance they do their weekly service planning. Some make their decisions on the morning of services, and others know over ...

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