Sermons in the Age of Twitter

The weekly sermon is as much a part of the traditional worship service as the bulletin and singing the doxology at the conclusion. But wait, we don’t sing the doxology at the conclusion of the service, and more and more churches are moving away from a printed bulletin in favor of a digital version. So […]

The Value of the Long Tail in Ministry

Mention “the long tail” to most pastors, and they will think of the familiar caricature of the devil: spiked horns, pitchfork, and a long tail. The truth is, the long tail is a concept that has proven a very valuable resource for the church, and something that pastors should diligently work to employ in their […]

Tech Tools to Supercharge Your Bible Study

Chris’ Take: This is a basic list by ChurchMag, but it also provides a good starting point…and most of the tools are free to use. When people think about apps for Bible studies, they are almost always limited to just Bible apps. It’s understandable that when it comes to Bible studies, our minds instantly go […]

New Online Class Attempts to Bring Mentorship via Distance Learning

Chris’ Take: Here’s a new online discipleship program. I can’t vouch for the content quality, but it’s interesting to see folks begin attempting to develop a mentoring process through an online platform. Education is about gathering knowledge; it’s important, but impotent. Mentoring is about gathering wisdom, and it’s essential. When the right knowledge and the proven […]

How Is Your Church Embracing Mobile Learning?

Mobile Learning Spike BeginsMobile learning has been around in the mainstream for a few years now, but to date it really hasn’t experienced its spike. I believe that in 2015 we will start to see rise of this likely monumental peak. There are a few reasons, but mainly the advancements in the technology (think smartphones […]

ChurchMag Releases 2014 Top Church Tech Blogs

Top Church Tech Blogs [2014]

    ChurchMag Released its 2014 Top Church Tech Blogs on July 1. The top 10 sites included: churchm.ag (82) churchmarketingsucks.com (78) justinwise.net (72) churchstagedesignideas.com (70) churchtechtoday.com (59) 78p.tv (57) behindthemixer.com (56) churchtecharts.org (53) communicatejesus.com (53) youthministrymedia.ca (50) As ChurchMag suggest, you should network with these people, add them to your RSS list, subscribe to the curated Twitter list (via @ChurchMag), and engage with them […]