Many church leaders don’t understand the importance of having a digital presence–or didn't before this COVID-19 mess. However, I think many now understand why we need to find new ways to share the gospel online when people aren't allowed to attend mass on Sundays, Bible study on Tuesdays, youth … Read more about Why The Church Needs A Digital Presence
As the world continues to practice social distancing, more and more people are searching the internet for church communities. Have they found yours? Let's talk about SEO. First of all, what is SEO and why should you care? Watch our quick video below and let me explain. In our Digital … Read more about What Is SEO?
Welcome To The Digital World People are spending an outstanding amount of time online. According to the Global Digital 2019 report, internet users are spending over six hours online every day. That’s more time in one day than most people spend at church in a month! If your church isn’t using the … Read more about Ten Reasons Why Your Church Needs A Website
What does “digital ministry” mean to you and for your church? Is your church using the world wide web to share the gospel, or does your church’s message cease to exist after the sermons are said and the bulletins recycled? At Faith Growth, we believe that all churches need an online … Read more about What Is Digital Ministry?
Though some people may disagree, running a small business is similar to managing a church. Unlike a small business, the church already has a strong foundation to build upon; however, you still need to increase the community’s awareness and support of your church if you want your congregation to … Read more about An Interview with Christopher Harris
...even when they make mistakes on the church's website. Not to call anyone out, but I do want to help ensure that you [church leaders and staff] aren't making the most common mistakes I see on so many church websites. Watch the video below to hear the top two pain points I see way too often. … Read more about “To err is human, to forgive divine. All people commit sins and make mistakes. God forgives them…”
Nothing looks more unprofessional than a low resolution image stretched out across a computer screen–even cute little Timmy dressed in his Sunday best. To save you from that embarrassment, we've listed of our favorite websites for free stock images that you can use on your church's website. … Read more about Stock Photos for Your Website
Today is Baked Cookies Day. My pop culture-trained mind automatically goes to the scene in Bruce Almighty where Bruce (aka Jim Carey) is wrapping up his interview with a local bakery and ends on the note, "I think a great city is a lot like a great recipe really. Put in some hard working … Read more about …a great [website] is a lot like a great recipe.
Thanks to all who attended my talk on Gutenberg. I wish you well as you prepare to deploy Gutenberg on your website. Below are the resources I mentioned, the video shown, and the slides from my talk. I hope they provide you with more help and guidance. My favorite Gutenberg Resources at the … Read more about Gutenberg Resources from WordCamp DFW Talk 11/11/2018
Position Summary Faith Growth, based in Dallas, Texas, specializes in custom digital ministry solutions for religious organizations. We help churches effectively implement digital ministry to engage their communities. We work exclusively on the Genesis Framework for WordPress and have a current need … Read more about Seeking: WordPress Genesis Developer
Did you know the question, "how to pray" is searched on Google on average 18.1k a month? One of the top 5 searches on Sunday morning is, "churches near me." Today a large number of people's faith journeys will include an online component. In this video, shot on Good Friday 2017, I explore … Read more about Why Digital Ministry?
“So faith comes from what is heard, and what is heard comes through the word of Christ.” Romans 10:17 I was given the assignment of preaching on this text, and it was suggested I might “Talk about how it is important to hear the word spoken in person despite all the media platforms … Read more about Hearing the Word with Digital Ears…