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5 Trends Church Communications Leaders Should Watch in 2013

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Things are changing rapidly in the world of communications tools. I'm even writing a book about how to communicate an unchanging gospel in such a rapidly changing world. On LinkedIn's blog, Ilya Pozin shared 9 trends entrepreneurs need to watch in 2013, and four of them (my first four below) jumped out at me …

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What the Greatest Minds In Church Communications Know

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Very little... in a good way. Last night, I sat in a big room at Saddleback where I was surrounded by geniuses in the field (speakers and panelists from Cultivate 2011 as we held three brief conversations about three different themes: How do we keep things simple? How do we keep things social? How do …

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Jolt! by Phil Cooke. Make Change Work For You

Jolt! Get the Jump On a World That's Constantly Changing

Change is guaranteed to be consistent. Our personal growth is not. I first met Phil Cooke at a conference at Prestonwood Baptist Church a few years ago where he signed a copy of another of his books for me - Branding Faith. Listening to Phil speak to our breakout session about media and branding fed my …

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10 Unique Gifts We Hope to Have Under our Tree

See more at fuelyourcreativity.com …

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Saddleback Church Control Room – A Mind-boggling Place

Brandon Cox Sent from my iphone …

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How to Promote Your Online Church Campus

Jay Kranda and Saddleback Church Online

THIS is cool! Jay and Jordan Kranda put this together (possibly with other conspirators) as a way to promote the Saddleback online campus. Jay has a big heart for this ministry and it shows. I want to make some observations after you watch... There are several things to learn from this video …

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You Need to Know Kerry Bural (@KerryBural)

A little over a year ago, I was entering a period of searching for God's will in my life. I felt tugged in different directions. I love being a Pastor and believe I'm called to it, but I also have a huge passion for communications, media, and design. One of the conversations that shaped my present …

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You Need to Know D. J. Chuang (@djchuang)

I'm sitting at a Saddleback viewing party for The Nines conference, and directly across from me sits a guy with a Macbook Pro covered in a bright orange cover boasting a cool vinyl decal simply displaying "@djchuang." If for no other reason than his sweet Mac gear, you should know D. J. Additionally, with a …

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Living In the Tech Cloud

My seven-year-old daughter will never have known her parents to be without cell phones or laptops. She had a computer lab at her preschool. We rent movies from a red box - like buying a soda. And she's convinced her daddy made Twitter, whatever that is. …

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