September 10, 2018

Here are 3 words to help evaluate your social media presence online: information, celebration and inspiration. INFORMATION – There is no way around this, but not everything we do is worthy of a social media post. If you find that you are posting primarily about information self-promoting all your activities, start asking yourself what is…


February 9, 2018

Facebook recently started showing users more posts from their friends and family in the News Feed, a move that means people will see fewer posts from publishers and brands….including churches. According to Facebook, the move is designed to encourage people to interact more with the posts that they actually do see. The thinking is that…


January 12, 2018

One great way to find out what your congregation and visitors are looking for is to distribute surveys, polling them on what they enjoy about your church, what they feel is lacking, and whatever is on their mind about their church experience in general. Here are a few tips on crafting church survey questions:  …


November 3, 2017

As a church leader with limited time, you want eyes on your social media posts–and more importantly, you want to reach people. To stand out in the crowd, follow churches and/or brands that stand out for powerful reasons. Here are five Instagram accounts to follow, what they get right, and the 15 things your church…


September 1, 2017

Cool graphics aren’t just for big churches. Dan Wunderlich walks us through two easy-to-use services that put professional graphics within reach of us all! Just click the image above to watch this helpful video. For more ideas that can help your church grow, contact one of our Shelby Ministry Consultants today!