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5 Great Ways to Use MailChimp Effectively

When I started my first job in church communications, one of my many responsibilities was handling all of the email marketing. My choice to use Mailchimp made my job easier.

3 Secrets of Best Practices for Church Websites

Whether you’re building a church website for the first time or updating it for the 10th time, you might feel in over your head. There...

4 Reasons You Should Embrace Church Email Marketing

“You don’t have to be an expert to get started reaching people with email.”

3 Approaches to Better Online Audience Engagement

What if organizational updates and bits of information are only part of what we could offer our online audience? What if we could continue to grow in how we impact people online, not just inform them?

5 Ways to Use Church Metrics Review for Deeper Engagement

We know not every person who tunes in or likes a social post is truly engaged, so how do we shift our church metrics to tell us what we really want to know about church member engagement?

Does Your Church Really Need an App?

Does your congregation really need a custom church app? The truth of the matter is that the answer is usually no. Though, not always.

5 Ways to Optimize Your Church Giving Page

I’m sure you’ve experienced a terrible church giving page that left you wondering if the organization even wants your money. Let’s avoid that.

4 New Frontiers in Digital Communications Every Church Should Master

Let’s look at some critical digital communication platforms that will be very effective in helping us think forward about how we connect and engage with people.

5 Reasons Why You Should Consider Microsoft Teams for Churches

Microsoft Teams is the ultimate staff communication and collaboration hub. It contains everything you need for effective and efficient remote working.

How to Use Your Phone for Good, Not Evil

We never get a moment's peace: every ping your phone emits is another distraction. Here's how to use your phone for good, not evil.

Online Technology Strategy for Beginners and Small Churches

Smaller churches are sometimes reluctant to embrace technology and take their churches online. However, having an online technology strategy helps boost member engagement and new church visitors.

5 Effects of Online Consumption

Should the church stay away from online consumption? Heavens, no. This just tells us where “salt” and “light” are most needed.

The Ultimate Checklist for Sound Gear Components You Really Need

The basic sound gear components needed for a small church with a contemporary service. This is a great list for church plants or small churches.

How I Use My Bible Journaling App

Technology supports my spiritual disciplines as I use my Mac, iPad, and iPhone in tandem. I use a Bible journaling app that helps me journal more consistently.

EVERYTHING You Need to Know About Church Microphones

The microphone is the “ear” that captures the sound, and everything else that happens downstream – preamp, equalization, compression, and effects - can only manipulate the raw material provided by the mic.

The Best Security Radios for Churches– 3 Great Options

Church security is becoming more and more of an issue, and because of that, churches all over the country are opting to improve their security through the use of security systems and by having radios on hand.

Before You Modernize Your Church Building

There are plenty of ways to modernize your church without having to ruin the history of the building by renovating it or tearing it down to build something new.

4 Reasons My Teenage Daughter Doesn’t Have a Cell Phone

Life is simpler without that constant din of the world in your kid’s pocket. Your teenager doesn't have a cell phone. I’m in no rush to invite the noise in.

5 Things Your Pastor Needs to Know About Media Ministry

I have the opportunity to help some of the largest churches and ministries in the country create effective, high quality media ministry outreaches.

What to Do When Someone Unsubscribes from Your Email List

Here’s the biggest piece of advice of all when someone unsubscribes: Don’t just move on. Give it less thought than they did. Just don’t worry about it. Can it be that simple? Yep. It is.

SBC President Barber Would ‘Permanently Defrock’ Johnny Hunt If He Had...

On Nov. 30, SBC President Bart Barber released a statement regarding the announcement of Johnny Hunt‘s restoration to ministry after being credibly accused of sexual abuse in May’s Guidepost Solutions report.

Max Lucado: ‘The One Thing That Has Helped Me More Than...

Max Lucado joins the Stetzer ChurchLeaders Podcast to share his best tips for creating and delivering a sermon that draws people in.

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