I saw a Facebook post yesterday that said, “Well, I finished Netflix.” While this post alludes to the crazy amount of free time people have on their hands during this quarantine, but all of this undivided attention isn’t going to last forever. Not to mention, there are millions of websites vying for … Read more about Quick To Judge
Churches are often looked to as experts in God and the Bible. However, many church websites are overrun with more information about potlucks than faith. In the video below, Christopher Harris explains how the content on your website matters and how you can use that content to boost your church's … Read more about Help Google, Help You
We've all seen the commercials where people's problems are solved upon hitting a big, red EASY button. Unfortunately, real life isn't that easy. However, by creating simple processes and/or routines, we can make life (and digital ministry) almost as easy as hitting a button. Listen as … Read more about Creating An Easy Button For Your Digital Ministry
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.
Behold, I am doing a new thing; now it springs forth, do you not perceive it? I will make a way in the wilderness and rivers in the desert. Isaiah 43:19 Editor's Note: This is the first post in a series of two. Part 2 is here. Also, this post was updated at 4:45pm 6/21/12. The Journey … Read more about My Digital Journey, Part 1