Category Archives: Church websites

The Congregation’s Website: the “Front Door” to Your Church

In 2012 a study revealed that over half the people interviewed decided to attend (or not attend) a church’s Sunday service based on their experience on the congregation’s website. Does your congregation have a website? Is the information on it up-to-date?  … Continue reading

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Your Congregation Website is the “Front Door” of Your Church

Your church website is critical to people deciding whether to attend your Sunday service or not.  In 2012 a study revealed that more than half of the people interviewed decided to attend (or not attend) a church’s Sunday service based on their … Continue reading

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The Church Online Platform Enables Your Congregation to Launch an Online Outreach Ministry

LifeChurch.tv offers the Church Online Platform which is a free tool to help you launch an online ministry. It removes the barrier of technology so churches everywhere can reach the people they are uniquely equipped to reach. Online ministry has helped … Continue reading

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Getting Started in Social Media: A ‘How To’ for Pastors and Ministry Leaders

Ed Stetzer has published a very helpful post on how to set up a personal and church account on Twitter and Facebook and how to begin using these social media forums to spread God’s Word.  If you are interested, visit … Continue reading

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July 2 is the Registration Deadline for Reach Out Canada!

Are you still wondering what to do with some of your summer vacation?  Are you passionate about sharing God’s Gospel with people who do not yet believe in Jesus as their Saviour?  If you answered “Yes!” to these two questions … Continue reading

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Happyland: An Internet Playground for Children ages 4-7

Happyland is a fun and safe online environment that introduces children, ages 4-7, to Jesus.  There are loads of games to play, activities to do and books to read. You can set up your own character and go on a … Continue reading

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25 Ways to Promote Your Church’s Christmas Service in Social Media

At OurChurch.Com’s Christian Web Trends blog , Paul Steinbruek states, “Christmas is a time when those who are not connected with God are most open to coming to church. Whether your church puts on a huge multi-night Christmas production, a … Continue reading

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Social Media: Building an Interactive Communal Experience in Your Congregation

At the Exponential 2011 podcast, Justin Wise spoke on social media. Author Clay Shirky says that we are a people “looking for a mouse.” As a society, we’ve come to expect interactivity in all that we do. What, then, do … Continue reading

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Your Church Website & Other Social Networks: A Living Room Where People Meet

In an Exponential 2011 podcast, Kem Meyer shows how the Web transferred control from organizations to individuals and now people have more access to information – and to each other. How do we appeal to the sense of power and … Continue reading

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