Category Archives: Social Networking

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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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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Christmas Evangelism Ideas: Get Online

This idea is so easy. Some of us spend a lot of time online so why not put some of your online time to a great purpose by sharing the gospel with your friends (this of course will make their … Continue reading

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Vancouver was ROC’d!!!

Close to 180 youth and adults attended the Lutheran Hour Ministry Regional Outreach Conference held in Vancouver on October 14-15! The participants were inspired by hymns, songs, spiritual songs and the study of God’s Word. Insightful plenary sessions were presented … 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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