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Web Security: Why Your Church Needs an SSL Certificate
1 Comment » April 26, 2017

Web Security: Why Your Church Needs an SSL Certificate

Does your church need an SSL certificate? A quick explanation of what it is, why your church needs one, and how to set it up.

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The Church Event Planning Toolkit by Deborah Ike
No Comments » April 24, 2017

The Church Event Planning Toolkit by Deborah Ike

Whether it's a small student ministry carwash or a huge fall festival, every church can benefit from having a better event planning process.

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How to Prevent Last-Minute Communication Requests

How to Prevent Last-Minute Communication Requests

Want to avoid last-minute communication requests? Follow these four tips. They'll build awareness about your role at the church, address repeat offenders, establish consistent processes, and assign an event coordinator.

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Big Sky, Big God, Our Need
No Comments » April 19, 2017

Big Sky, Big God, Our Need

Support our Creative Missions trip to Montana. Churches in nine states are better engaging their communities with the gospel because of your generosity.

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One-on-One Advice at The Intensive
No Comments » April 18, 2017

One-on-One Advice at The Intensive

Do you see what's happening in this photo? That's Intensive instructor Stephen Brewster giving one-on-one advice to church communicators.

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Easter Mistakes to Avoid Next Year
No Comments » April 17, 2017

Easter Mistakes to Avoid Next Year

Easter is over. You survived. High five. Now before taking some well-deserved time off, you should review these Easter mistakes to avoid next year.

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3 Things to Remember During Holy Week
1 Comment » April 12, 2017

3 Things to Remember During Holy Week

Sometimes preparing for Easter can feel like too much. Don't miss the glory of the gospel as you prepare all the last-minute details.

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Be Known for Something by Mark MacDonald
1 Comment » April 10, 2017

Be Known for Something by Mark MacDonald

It's the question that keeps pastors up at night, "If my church ceased to exist for any reason, would the community even miss it?"

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How to Revitalize Your Church’s Reputation

How to Revitalize Your Church’s Reputation

The church has a reputation problem, and it's keeping people outside the doors. Here's how we can revitalize our reputations so that people will want to know Jesus and his ...

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7 Ideas, Tips & Resources for Your Church This Easter
No Comments » April 6, 2017

7 Ideas, Tips & Resources for Your Church This Easter

A collection of free graphics, templates, tips, ideas, resources, and more to get you inspired and help you finish as we approach Easter.

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15 Church Easter Videos
2 Comments » April 5, 2017

15 Church Easter Videos

From a pastoral invite to something more creative, Easter is an opportunity for churches to engage visitors with video. Here are 15 church Easter videos.

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60 Church Websites for Easter
1 Comment » April 4, 2017

60 Church Websites for Easter

Take a look at this sampling of church websites at Easter to see inspiring designs and unique ways to welcome visitors at Easter.

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4 Simple Church Website Tips
1 Comment » April 3, 2017

4 Simple Church Website Tips

If your website is responsive, easy to update, friendly for guests, and full of good content, you're doing it right. Easier said than done, but it's a start.

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How to Create a Church Social Media Policy
No Comments » March 29, 2017

How to Create a Church Social Media Policy

A church social media policy can be a great help for your church's social channels, but what about how your leaders, staff, and volunteers use social media?

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Help Your Church Invite Friends: Free Easter Invite Template
No Comments » March 27, 2017

Help Your Church Invite Friends: Free Easter Invite Template

Easter is a great time to invite people to church. Make it easier on your congregation with invite cards. We've got a free Easter invite card template.

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Watch a Church Bulletin Webinar Right Now
No Comments » March 23, 2017

Watch a Church Bulletin Webinar Right Now

Lori Bailey and Mark MacDonald talk bulletins in this free 20-minute webinar. They cover digital vs. print, multi-site bulletins, building a team, and more.

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Church Shopping: How Can We Better Welcome Guests?
1 Comment » March 22, 2017

Church Shopping: How Can We Better Welcome Guests?

Secret shoppers visit stores to offer an unbiased critique of the customer experience. Churches need the same insight and Greg Atkinson offers just that.

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Secrets of a Secret Shopper: Reaching and Keeping Church Guests

Secrets of a Secret Shopper: Reaching and Keeping Church Guests

Greg Atkinson, a secret shopper for churches, helps church communicators understand how the welcome experience attracts or repels guests in his book Secrets of a Secret Shopper.

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