Kevin D. Hendricks

When Kevin isn't busy as the editor of Church Marketing Sucks, he runs his own writing and editing company, Monkey Outta Nowhere. Kevin has been blogging since 1998 and has published several books, including 137 Books in One Year: How to Fall in Love With Reading, The Stephanies and all of our church communication books.

Kevin D. Hendricks's Posts:

Rethink Communication by Phil Bowdle is Now Available
January 22, 2019

Rethink Communication by Phil Bowdle is Now Available

We're proud to announce the launch of our latest book, Rethink Communication: A Playbook to Clarify and Communicate Everything in Your Church by Phil Bowdle.

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2019 Events for Church Communicators
January 14, 2019

2019 Events for Church Communicators

Consider attending a church communication event this year and get to know some fellow strugglers, take your skills up a notch, and be reenergized.

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Creative Missions 2019: Rhode Island
January 9, 2019

Creative Missions 2019: Rhode Island

The ninth annual Creative Missions trip is heading to Rhode Island April 27-May 3. The application process opens Friday, Jan. 11.

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2019 Calendar for Church Communicators
January 2, 2019

2019 Calendar for Church Communicators

We’ve got your 2019 calendar right here, complete with encouraging quotes and images specifically for you. Have an incredible 2019.

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Pre-Order Rethink Communication by Phil Bowdle
December 12, 2018

Pre-Order Rethink Communication by Phil Bowdle

It’s never been easier to communicate. Unfortunately, it’s never been harder to connect. Churches need a playbook to navigate the biggest communication shift in generations.

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Year-End Appeal: How to Write a Giving Letter

Year-End Appeal: How to Write a Giving Letter

The year-end appeal is a standard in the nonprofit world. People are thinking about giving and it's a prime time to ask. Is your church making a year-end appeal? 

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Social Media Advent Calendar
November 28, 2018

Social Media Advent Calendar

Get a free social media Advent calendar: 25 social graphics featuring Bible verses and a countdown to Christmas.

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Clint McManaman: Churches Need to Simplify
November 19, 2018

Clint McManaman: Churches Need to Simplify

"The church needs to simplify everything," says Clint McManaman, a designer, creative strategist, and now Center for Church Communication board member.

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30 Ways to Thank Your Team
November 14, 2018

30 Ways to Thank Your Team

The work of any church is done by an army of dedicated people. It’s often thankless work, so do everything you can to say thank you.

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Social Media That Worked: Videos & Connection
November 12, 2018

Social Media That Worked: Videos & Connection

We talked to several churches about what works best for them on social media. The answers? Videos and relevant content.

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Be the Hero Your Church Needs
October 31, 2018

Be the Hero Your Church Needs

Find courage and inspiration by looking back at heroes who can inspire and encourage us to save the day without superpowers.

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Halloween: The Chance for Churches to Go Into Their Communities
October 29, 2018

Halloween: The Chance for Churches to Go Into Their Communities

Instead of organizing yet another giant event and doing so much work to bring people to your church, why not send your church out on Halloween?

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Daylight Saving: Tips & Tweets to Be On-Time
October 24, 2018

Daylight Saving: Tips & Tweets to Be On-Time

Daylight Saving Time is so weird. The clocks "fall back" an hour and everybody gets confused. We've got some tips and tweets to help remind your congregation.

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Eugene Peterson on Shopkeeping Pastors
October 22, 2018

Eugene Peterson on Shopkeeping Pastors

Beloved pastor and author Eugene Peterson passed away. A constant encourager, he did have harsh words for pastors who didn't have the right priorities.

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Welcoming Children to Church: Free Kids Pew Card
October 10, 2018

Welcoming Children to Church: Free Kids Pew Card

For churches that welcome kids to the worship service, we have a handy, ready-to-print pew card that can help put parents at ease.

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