What Is Your Church Streaming Story?

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A few years ago we asked you how your church streams and archives its Sunday services. As of today, we have almost 130 comments! It's amazing to see all the different kinds of solutions. It certainly illustrates the diversity of the Body of Christ and that there are many different ways that can lead towards church streaming success. Does your church stream? How do you do it? Media Fusion wants to know; and they'll reward you up to $200 for your church streaming story! ... Continue Reading

The Man Behind the App: Verses [Podcast #59]

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A few episodes ago we heard from the creators of Nuebible. We had so much fun getting to see “the man behind the curtain,” we decided to do it again! On this episode, we hear from Zach Whelchel and Brock Klein—creators of Verses. Verses a very well done app that helps you memorize Bible verses! Check it out: ... Continue Reading

Online Giving: Are You Doing It Right?

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While reasonable people can disagree about the best/fastest/easiest/coolest way to utilize online and mobile tech to increase church giving, one thing at least is certain: More churches than ever are taking advantage of digital giving. A recent study reported that 42% of all churches are now offering some form of digital giving. This is a long way short of where things should be, but it’s also a far cry better than the 14% that was reported in 2011. And yes, while something is certainly ... Continue Reading

Disciplr and the Future of Church Curriculum [Podcast #58]

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Most churches have been ordering church curriculum for Sunday school and Bible studies the same way for decades. And while so much of the world has sequed to mobile devices to consume all their content, the church world has been left behind doing things the same way as before. Until now. The future of church curriculum consumption is on the horizon with Disciplr...but is this only the beginning of what we can do with digital curriculum? ... Continue Reading

Church Tech Snack Pack #076

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In an effort to bring you a great batch of links every week, it would be awesome to hear about some of your favorite resources you follow. Maybe it's a blog, maybe it's someone on Twitter, tell me who you like to follow, and I'll do the same! Just drop a link off in the comments, and we'll check it out. Now, for this week's snack... ... Continue Reading

Becoming a Writer and Blogger [Podcast #57]

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ChurchMag Staff Writer Rachel Blom has been writing for ChurchMag since 2012, but she's been writing and blogging for much longer. Rachel Blom joins the #cmagcast crew to talk about her journey as a writer and blogger and what it takes to becoming a writer. Enjoy: ... Continue Reading

What Are the Best Web Design Marketplaces For Startups?

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In the past decade, the explosion of social media onto the Internet has made making something from nothing in terms of web presence more feasible than ever, and many industrious entrepreneurs have capitalized on this chance by creating web startups. Also in the past decade, a high-quality website has become absolutely invaluable in attracting business and growing as an organization. It makes sense, then, that all these new startups would need great site designs to truly establish themselves and ... Continue Reading