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 ( ...
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 […]
Does your KidMin area fill the kids in your church with delight? Are they excited to show up every Sunday and spend an hour or two learning about Jesus in the space you’ve designed for them? Hopefully the answer is yes, but we know budget restrictions often mean updated KidMin areas get pushed to the […]
Did you know the quality of your children’s ministry can make or break a new visitor’s desire to return to your church? It impacts your ability to retain current members, too. 64% of adults say that spiritual programming for children and teens is a major factor when choosing a place of worship. A healthy children’s […]
“Let the little children come to me, and do not hinder them, for the kingdom of heaven belongs to such as these.” Matthew 19:14 lets us see that Jesus knows children are important — he made sure to show them they are loved and valued. Is your church doing the same? A thriving children’s […]
Imagine this: it’s Easter Sunday. You used all your best outreach ideas to bring visitors to your church. You created a welcoming environment for new church visitors, and you made a point to connect with them when they arrive. They enjoyed the service, turned in their connection cards, received their welcome gift, and left your […]
Easter brings more new visitors to churches than any other Sunday. This makes Easter the most important time of year to review the way you welcome guests to your church. Do you have a strategy in place? Read on for easy ways to connect with new church visitors this Easter. First, step into the shoes […]
Church attendance is higher on Easter than any other Sunday of the year. Lots of people will be searching for a church to attend, perhaps for the first time. How will they find yours? Chances are it will be through your church website. This means your church website needs to be easy to find when […]