“The Internet gives us a false sense of success. We think it happens in an instance and it’s done, but it’s not.”

Jon Acuff – A False Sense of Success

“The Internet gives us a false sense of success. We think it happens in an instance and it’s done, but it’s not.” – @jonacuff

2 Non-Negotiables of Church Communications

Playing the role of church communications director is tough. Leaders will make requests for promotion that doesn’t line up with the overall church mission and the communications director is left feeling like the “no” guy. When in disagreement with others it is inevitable that relationships will encounter strain. Each person has a job to get […]

5 Examples of Content You Can Create Next Week

My goal is to help motivate and encourage you to engage in strategic communication from week to week. Sometimes knowing where to start can be so exhausting that you just want to take a nap. In effort to jump start the creative juices I have put together a PDF of the social media posts from […]

Why This Post Was Effective

You can post massive amounts of content on various social networks and receive very little, if any feedback. Truthfully, a lot of times content can be effective even if you don’t see the obvious signs of ROI. Very quickly I will breakdown why this post was effective content. Click the Image to the left to […]

The Church communications leader is uniquely positioned to impact every area of the church. Either in a good or bad way. Tim Peters

Tim Peters – Communicator Impact

“The church communications leader is uniquely positioned to impact every area of the church. Either in a good or bad way.” @timrpeters

How to Be An Effective Leader When You’re Running On Empty

When life is is dominated by “have-tos” it is easy to believe there is no time for “want-tos.” Powering through our work projects to “get it done” is a mandate and we believe fun will have to wait. When we pour ourselves out to the point of emptiness we lose our effectiveness. When we burn […]

Effortlessly Creating Social Media Content

For years I have been using my iPhone to manage my church’s social media profiles. Adding links, quotes, pictures, videos, etc. is made easier by using the convenience of a smart phone. The Problem I can’t count the number of times I posted something for my church on my personal profile, or more importantly, something […]

Identifying Communication Roadblocks

It is never the responsibility of a worship leader, pastor, teacher, etc. to make sure that those under their influence meet with the Holy Spirit. The notion a person can control whether or not another has an encounter with God is insane. That’s God’s role. The true responsibility of these individuals is to create an […]