We recently created a closed Facebook Group for church communicators who follow Church Juice. Why would we take the time to create a group, invest in this small community, and promote it? Here are four reasons.
With everything you have going on, I thought I would give ten quick ideas (along with helpful resources) to help you maximize your last-minute Christmas planning.
I see the same dilemma arise in every church I visit—how do we prioritize what gets communicated, using which methods? Here’s a three-tiered approach to help you organize your communications.
Having your office in the community is a great way to meet the people of your town. But you wish to communicate grace and warmth, not selfishness and pride.
Many pastors spend the majority of their work week in their church building and struggle to find ways to engage their community day to day. What if we were able to knock out office work while at the same time engaging in passive evangelism?
Whether we realize it or not, the photos we use on our church website communicate a message to potential visitors. The images we end up using need to authentically express the life of our church.
Often I am against a church having a mobile app. But The Bridge is different. Here’s why.
Facebook is an open channel between customer and business, congregant and church. So, what do you do when someone leaves a negative comment?
Because so many people are already on Facebook, that can commonly be where someone first encounters your church. Here are some tips for making your Facebook page a suitable and welcoming front door.
We put a lot of time into our fall outreach events, bringing new families to our church. But what happens after the event is over is just as important as the lead-up to the event.
Quality marketing and communication in the church makes a difference. Here’s why.
Here are four things that you can do in your church to help break through the noise and use your online presence better.
Church Juice has a new captain at the helm and we’re so excited! Bryan Haley joined the team last month as our new project lead, and is already hard at work planning the launch of all new Church Juice posts.
With the growing trend toward digital media in society, it should come as no surprise that churches can, and should leverage this opportunity to connect with a wide variety of people. Learn about how LifeQuest is using Facebook to grow membership.
Looking to update your church's website in 2017? Here are some keys for modernizing your website as you think about what first impressions you want your church to make online.
This post isn’t about saying “yes” or “no” to using stock photography in general. Instead, we want to help you think strategically about stock images and when you should avoid them.
I find there’s a major disconnect between churches wanting to improve their communication and actually doing it. The challenge is that these conversations require knowing the church's mission and vision.
There’s something about the first warm day in Spring that gives us a rare enthusiasm to clean our homes and yards. As a church communicator, it’s also a great time to look over your website.
You’ve probably heard the news that the CRC is launching a Digital Library exclusively for CRC churches and members. You may wonder, “How will the Digital Library benefit me and my church?” or “Why a digital library?”
Last week it was announced that the CRC will launch a free Digital Library in April along with a 20% discount for CRCs in June.
Churches generally desire (and intend) to use images, songs, and videos that are legal and free to use in worship or on websites. But where do we begin? Find some basic tips to get started!
Great news - Google for Non-Profits is now available in Canada!
Right at this moment, four people are using the 'Church Finder' on crcna.org. And what churches are they looking for? Yours.
What guidance do children and youth need from parents and the church in navigating the internet?
The technological side of designing and building a website can be intimidating. But choosing to ignore the web isn’t a smart option. Here are a few reasons why.