Ella Serving

8 Reasons to Take a Sunday to Serve Outside the Church Walls

Brandon Church Planting

We called ours We Love NWA because that’s how people refer to our community. Whatever you call it, we’re glad we to a weekend away from having a worship service in our theater to serve our neighbors. We’re not the first, by any means to have a weekend to “be” the church instead of “doing” church. Other churches have cancelled …

Social Switchboard

Social CRM Is Something the Church Shouldn’t Miss

Brandon Communications

[adsense_id=”1″] I’ve just written about a trend that the church absolutely cannot miss. We have a tendency to show up a decade late on some of the best tools available for reaching our communities, but we can’t miss social CRM. Here’s a brief excerpt: The implications of CRM for the church are fairly obvious. We have people in our communities …

The Haiti Mission Team is Home

Brandon Living

I just wanted to pass along to you the news that Bethel’s Haiti Mission Trip team just got home. I picked them up at the airport and listened for the fifteen minute drive home to their description of a very horrific scene where so many people are still suffering and dying. They did have the privilege of bumping into Sean …

Why Don’t Churches ‘Get’ Social Media?

Brandon Communications, Culture

Social media. What in the world is it? Well, think about it. “Social” has to do with people who converse, gather, and relate to each other. “Media” is any platform for spreading any message. Mass media is speaking to the masses through radio, television, etc. media is magazines, newspapers, and other ed periodicals. Social media, then, is promoting a …