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3 Crucial Church Website Objectives

There are three primary church website objectives (and numerous secondary objectives) that you need to consider and then put into your church website. Those objectives are to: attract, inform, and inspire.

Share Your Sermons and Teaching on Amazon Alexa

StreamingChurchTV has a new concept that gives pastors and teachers a new platform for giving millions of people access to their sermons and teaching through Amazon Alexa devices.

Why Did Google Kill Easy Church Tech?

Google decided it did not like websites like mine, Easy Church Tech, that provided helpful content to people who were looking for answers about church technology.

Digital Presence That Defies the Ordinary

When I think about the church's digital presence, my mind returns to the same principles that guided the building committee years ago.

Are You Ready to Produce Mobile Phone Video?

We carry around a TV studio in our pocket and more and more filmmakers are embracing the idea of producing projects on using mobile phone video.

Use Threat Hunting to Go on Cyber Security Offense

Thirtyseven4 EDR Security is on the brink of officially announcing its cyber security developments and enhanced Threat Hunting product-release.

We Need to Be Serious About Church Security

Budget for trained church security. Either reputable agencies or a full-time internal security team. They know how to give the right people access and the wrong people the door.

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.

How to Have a Better Website in One Cup of Coffee

In about the time you can finish your morning cup of coffee, there are some universally-effective things you can do to have a better website. Here are five tips to enhance your church’s website.

Lessons Learned Fron the LastPass Hack

Using a password manager is important and the LastPass hack reinforces the need to use a password manager properly, both individually and corporately. 

The Human Firewall: Our Only Hope

In war against nefarious uses of the Internet, the human firewall is our only hope. The fate of the Republic is in your hands, literally, in your index finger. What, you think this language is too exalted?

Please: Protect Your Mac!

The myth that Macs don’t need protected continues to live and the bad guys know it. So you must protect your Mac.

Get the Most From Your Digital Bible

In this age of the internet and smartphones, having a digital Bible can be an incredible tool for evangelism and discipleship.

How To Juggle Communication Tech While Traveling

If you’re traveling for business or other reasons, there’s no reason you can’t keep the flow of communication moving like normal and manage tech while traveling.

7 Must-Haves for Church Websites

I wanted to share some of my experiences with you so you can learn from them and ensure that your church websites have these “must-haves.”

Strategic Data Protection – 3 Strategies

You won’t lose your valuable data if one of your devices gets destroyed and dies. Strategic data protection—backup, online storage, and digital wallet—will protect you well if you have a device failure.

4 Steps To Diffusing Social Media Tension

The key to diffusing social media tension comes from scripture: “do to others as you would have them do to you.” (Luke 6:31) Treat others with respect and model behaviors and values that encourage positive posting from your followers.

How I Use Technology for Sermon Prep

The following are some of the ways I use Logos technology for sermon prep (although much of what I write here is also transferrable to other Bible Software programs such as Bibleworks and Accordance).

Remote Ransomware Tries, Tries Again

Infamous ransomware groups, such as Akira, BlackCat, DarkSide, LockBit, MedusaLocker, Ryuk and WannaCry are now using remote encryption more frequently than ever before.

How Not to Hate Email

Use it according to YOUR terms, not everyone else’s terms. I’m by no means an email expert, but to help make your email life a little easier, here’s a few suggestions on how not to hate email:

The Reformed Church in America To Vote on Restructuring

In the past five years, the Reformed Church in America, one of the oldest denominations in the U.S., has lost almost half its membership and nearly a quarter of its churches.

Kara Powell and Jen Bradbury: What Makes a Healthy Youth Ministry

Dr. Kara Powell and Jen Bradbury join “The Stetzer ChurchLeaders Podcast” to share their insights into how youth leaders can most effectively help teens cultivate a faith that lasts for their entire lives.

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