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Holidays On Social Media

I’ve been learning that context is key for churches in social media. This means that one aspect you should consider as a church is how you are being contextual in your social media posts. This includes time, location, current events, weather, etc. If you can contextualize your posts for your audience then you will see […]

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Monday Wake Up

It was a bit of a crazy weekend. We launched our sixth campus at Park. It seems like the preparation for launching a campus has become a bit customary at this point, but it never loses it’s excitement when we can stand worshiping with the body of believers in a new church that was not […]

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Monday Wake Up

Recently I’ve been interested in how churches are going to not only have dedicated staff to social media in 2013, but also how they’re going to immerse their pastoral leadership in social media this year. I think what is piquing my interest is this idea that people want to be connected to their community in […]

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Measuring Success for Social Media in Your Church

Why is it that in the church we can become so obsessed with numbers? We convince ourselves that it is the only concrete way to measure succcess within the church. ┬áIt’s especially easy to get caught up in the nunbers game when it comes to the web and social media. It is easy to equate […]

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App of the Week – Foursquare

Many of you have probably thought of the obvious places for your church to be on social media; Facebook, Twitter, etc. But one you may not have thought about recently is Foursquare. Foursquare has been around for a while, and is probably the biggest location-based check-in app out there. What is Foursquare? Foursquare in its […]

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Pinterest for Churches

If you’ve been paying attention to social media news lately you’ve probably heard a lot about the website called Pinterest. One could quickly explain Pinterest as a virtual pinboard for things you find on the internet. I know, it sounds simple and pointless, but after using it for a while it is actually surprisingly addicting. […]

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SCTV :: Episode 2 – Ask Questions

In this episode we talk about a great tip for churches in social media that is easy to implement and enables a lot of interaction among your community. So check out the video below, or just download the audio. Also, a new feature is going to be the show notes featured below with links of […]

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Can True Community Happen Online?

Can true community happen online? This post is about my philosophy on the social web in the church…do you agree? Disagree? Read here, and let me know…

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