Category Archives: Digital Communication

THRED: A New Era in Outreach

Greg Koenig introduces a new digital outreach initiative by Lutheran Hour Ministries called “THRED” In an article that appeared in The Lutheran Layman (November/December 2016 pages 3-7, Greg writes, According to recent studies of trends in religion and spirituality, the … 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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Missed Exponential 2013? Watch it all Year Round with Your Congregational Leadership!

The Exponential Digital Access Pass gives you 24/7 access to all 10 main Webcast sessions plus special backstage interviews and any creative videos featured in the sessions. With the Digital Access Pass, you can: Watch Exponential 2013 at your convenience, … Continue reading

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The Skit Guys: Resources for Evangelism and Discipleship

The Skit Guys produce excellent skits and videos concerning various topics including: evangelism, many discipleship topics and seasonal events like Easter. The Skit Guys have been teaching God’s word using comedy, drama, and whatever category talking action figures fit into … Continue reading

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Free Online Quest Course: “Culture and the Word: Christians and New Communications Technologies” with Dr. Stephen Chambers of Concordia Theological Seminary (Edmonton)

At several key points in history, Christians enthusiastically pioneered the use of new media. The first watershed was the shift from scrolls to books, when early Christians were early adopters of the new technology. During the Reformation, a similar shift … Continue reading

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Using Media to Communicate the Gospel

Videos are an effective vehicle for communicating the Gospel of Christ whether on Facebook, your blog, or during a worship service.  Igniter Media creates innovative minimovies, countdowns, motions and stills.   To see the quality of their work, check out the Igniter Media website.  You are encouraged to … Continue reading

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WikiConference: Replicate, Collaborate, Multiply (Katy, Texas — September 24-26, 2012)

Wikiconference is the annual gathering for the FiveTwo Network. You’ve probably heard the term “wiki” before… wikipedia, wiki leaks, etc. A “wiki” is a website that allows collaborated editing of its content and structure by its users. In the Wikiconference … Continue reading

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