In the second episode of How We Do Digital Ministry, Deacon Mary Stoneback shares how she and her team at Ascension Lutheran in Colorado Springs have learned to be flexible when working with online and remote volunteers.

“Find a few members who are interested in contributing in some way, and work with them, and then go from there. We have times of plenty and we have times of less, and that I think is the rhythm of the church and working with volunteers, and the flexibility to know they can come back.”

Listen to the full episode (see options below) to hear as Deacon Mary discusses Ascension’s digital media strategies before and post-COVID, specific efforts from the last year, tips for soliciting digital contributors & more.

  • 1:33 – Digital Ministry & Media before and post-COVID
  • 5:36 – Efforts from the last year
  • 12:31 – Tips for soliciting volunteers
  • 17:33 Church Is The People Business
  • 20:32 The Digital Future for Ascension

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