Category Archives: church

Church Politics, People, and Web Sites – ChurchCrunch

W00t! My guest post got published today in ChurchCrunch! I’m famous! Well, OK, maybe not. But that’s pretty darn cool. Thanks to John for giving me the opportunity. Welcome to anyone who’s arriving here from ChurchCrunch. You know how hearing … Continue reading

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Inertia

I’ve been building web sites since 1994, back when each page was lovingly hand crafted and slowly placed in the server. Web sites are in my blood. I’ve grown old with HTML. I’m so intimately involved in web sites that … Continue reading

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Church Marketing Sucks: It's Twitter Time for Your Church

Really? Is it really time for Twitter? They have clearly captured the platform and will be the way to the future of microblogging or whatever you want to call it, but I’m just not sure that the numbers are there … Continue reading

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The Role of Design in Modern Church Marketing [Design Principles]

Quoting from The Role of Design in Modern Church Marketing [Design Principles] Yet the recent image makeover of churches is unpalatable for some. In 2006, Pastor John MacArthur published a popular article (“Grunge Christianity?”) condemning modern churches that trade sanctity … Continue reading

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WordPress Sermons Plugin

This is an amazing plug in. I wish I had known about it a couple years ago. It would have saved me a bunch of time and effort. Check it out. Quoting from WordPress Sermons Plugin :: 4:14 evangelical christian … Continue reading

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Penn Jillette Video

I’ve always liked Penn Jillette. He’s my age and I’ve liked his sense of irony and wit in his stage shows and in interviews. He’s always stuck me as someone who is very intelligent and thoughtful, which is a rare … Continue reading

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Half Of All Churches Do NOT Have A Web Site!

Half of all churches in America today do NOT have a web site. Half! What excuse is there for that? This article below is quoting a Duke University survey to make the point that the church has caught up with … Continue reading

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5 Features That a Church Website Shouldn’t Be Without | Web Site Design Blog

This is a great list of things that you should have on your church web site. Quoting from 5 Features That a Church Website Shouldn’t Be Without | Web Site Design Blog A good church website needs to be informative, … Continue reading

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10 Reasons Why Your Church Website Needs Work | Web Site Design Blog

This is a great check list to run through while you review your existing web site. If you have any of these things, please remove them. I’m begging you. It’s for the sake of the children. Quoting from 10 Reasons … Continue reading

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Churches open door to ministry on the Web

Quoting from Churches open door to ministry on the Web By Tracy Farnham Photo contributed by Joshua Norman MORGANTON – Much like an interactive church bulletin, local congregations are embracing the Internet to broaden the scope of ministry and stay in … Continue reading

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