5 Ways Your Church Can Win at Social Media this Christmas
It’s beginning to look a lot like Christmas, and while your church may be pulling out the tinsel and Christmas wreaths for your church foyer, the holiday season is also a great time to get your church social media in tip ...
Does Direct Mail Still Work in a Digital World? Part 1 of 2
With so much emphasis on switching to digital marketing, many churches wonder if direct mail still has a place in their ministry outreach strategy. The answer to this question is a resounding YES! It’s still very importa ...
Creating Awareness and Attracting Visitors with Outdoor Church Signs
When it comes to marketing your church, you never want to put all of your outreach eggs into a single tactical basket. That's why an integrated, multi-channel marketing approach is the key to ensuring that your efforts ( ...
Are you using church postcards as part of your outreach strategy? Thanks to the uptick in digital marketing in recent years, there’s less competition in people’s mailboxes — that means your postcard is more likely than ever to grab a recipient’s attention! Still need some convincing that direct mail is a highly effective form of […]
Having a church Facebook page is an important part of your overall outreach strategy, but it can be tough to know where to start. To help, we’ve rounded up the basics of Facebook for churches to get you started reaching and connecting with more people online. Why do you need a Facebook page? If you […]
Every church knows outreach is an important part of fulfilling the Great Commission and necessary for growth. You probably have a top-notch outreach strategy that includes time-tested methods like direct mail, invitation tools, and word of mouth. But, there’s a chance you’re leaving something out. Do you have a plan for digital outreach? If not, you […]
Hosting a church movie night is an effective way to invite your community to come and visit your church and get to know you. Movie nights are no-pressure events, and encourage people who might not otherwise attend to visit and find out what your church is all about. It’s also an impactful outreach to support […]
Does your church bulletin last about as long as your Sunday service before finding its way into the recycling bin? If your congregation is more likely to see your bulletin as a place to doodle instead of as a helpful resource, it might be time to breathe new life into your design and content. After […]
We all know VBS takes a LOT of planning. You’ve probably spent hours researching VBS tips, deciding on your schedule and theme, recruiting volunteers, and coming up with all kinds of creative ideas to keep your kids happy and engaged. But, you might be forgetting something. How are you planning to connect with parents? Adding […]
Every year, over 40 million people in the U.S. move to new homes. That means over 40 million people are looking for places to connect in their new communities. Will your church be one of those places? If you’re not reaching out to new movers, you’re missing the chance to welcome them to your neighborhood, and […]
If you’re part of the church world, you’re probably familiar with the summer slump. School is out, people are on vacation, and attendance is down. It can be tempting to surrender to the quietness of this season and shelve your outreach plans until things pick back up in the fall. If you do, you’re missing […]
Did you know that Mother’s Day is the third biggest Sunday of the year? More people attend church on Mother’s Day than any Sunday apart from Easter and Christmas. That means there’s a good chance you’ll see a lot of new faces in your congregation. We know you’ll be working hard to make new visitors […]
Dropping kids off in a church nursery or children’s ministry for the first time often makes families feel anxious, especially when visiting a new church. Kids can understandably have a tough time when separated from their parents (and they probably aren’t afraid to show it). Parents may be more stoic, but chances are they’re also […]