Super Mario Super Heros

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I initially was going to be posting the image below—which is way awesome—but as I searched for a decent featured image for the post, I scooped up this gem that's pictured above. These are great! I love mashups. :) ... Continue Reading

5 Tips for Choosing a Memorable Church Domain Name

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One quarter of a billion domain names have been registered in the last couple decades. Not surprisingly, it is often difficult to get the name you want today. It can be a challenge even for churches since there are hundreds of thousands of churches in the world and many have the same or a similar name. Even if the desired domain name is available, is it memorable? It is important that a church's domain name be memorable and easy to type so that potential website visitors don't get lost. There ... Continue Reading

30 Days of Blogging for Churches

30 Days of Blogging for Churches

We moved to upstate New York about a year ago and naturally, we started searching for a church soon after. Once again, I experienced first hand the importance of a solid, up-to-date digital presence for churches. Sadly, I encountered too many churches that had outdated sites and missing crucial info, like times of worship, the address, and things like that. But a website is only the start. Most churches could benefit greatly from having a blog. ... Continue Reading

Hashtag Activism [Comic]

Hashtag activism via Furious Diaper by Eric Allie

Have you ever been a part of 'hashtag activism?' I am sure that I have. This comic brings to light how easy it is to hit 'like,' share a hashtag, or update your avatar and think that the world has been dramatically changed by these simple acts. ... Continue Reading

Victorian Selfies [Photos]

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What do you think of when you hear the word, selfie? There is often a negative connotation to selfies, but when you consider the power of selfies and the true heart of the matter, perhaps there shouldn't be. And to make matters worse, Millennials are pointed-out as being the pinnacle of this supposed 'problem' of a 'me generation' when nothing could be further from the truth. In fact, 'selfies,' as we call them today, may be nothing new at all... ... Continue Reading

Church Tech Snack Pack #051

Church Tech Snack Pack 51

Some weeks the Church Tech Snack Pack feels like one of those little bite-sized Reese's Peanut Butter Cups you get from trick-or-treating; and sometimes it feels like a whole bag of those bite-sized wonders! This is one of the weeks it feels like the entire bag. Enjoy! ... Continue Reading

Free Online Church History and Literature Resources

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I love the fact that the Internet has made it so much quicker and easier for information and ideas to spread. It’s something we take for granted all the time. For example, just fifty years ago Christians would’ve had to use one of those big concordance books if they wanted to know how many times the word “love” appeared in the Bible. Yuck! How cumbersome. A task that would’ve taken them three hours or more, I can now do in just thirty seconds with the help of the web. ... Continue Reading