I recently saw that Swerve, Life Church’s blog, did an informal technology youth survey of 700 students, ages 12-18. Here are the results: Number of students with internet at home: 652 (93.1%) Number of students with cell phones: 610 (87.1%) Number of students with internet on phones: 293 (41.8%) Number of hours spent each week […]
Twitter is one of the most popular social media platforms—however, it’s also one of the most difficult for churches to maintain. Tweets fly so fast and furiously, that most churches get flushed away in a stream of content. So how do churches use Twitter effectively? If you want to keep up a Twitter profile, you’ll […]
Strategy is the name of the game . . . but it is hard to know where to start! Not only are you asking yourself where to begin, you are also staring at your computer screen and wondering how this will all work on Sunday mornings.
“They do a great job with her but not so much with me.” This was the response of a friend of mine several years back when I asked how he and his family were doing at their church. He went on to explain that he loved what his church was doing with his kids on […]
Welcome to the Orange family! I am sure that the road you traveled to launching Orange has been quite the journey for you. You have weathered countless meetings and budget crunches. You have researched and asked the hard questions. You have stepped out in faith to lead kids, students, and families, and you are trusting God […]
by Jeremy Smith It is one thing for the church to know about social media and tweet randomly or to post a link on your Facebook page, and a whole other thing for you to actually take the time to actually come up with a working strategy. Your church needs to understand that a target is necessary, goals […]