The Ultimate Toolbox
of Digital Resources
for Digital Leadership

This is not your typical resource list. It’s my toolbox. I have either used these tools, am currently using them, or I’m familiar and impressed enough with them that I can wholeheartedly recommend them.

You should be aware that most of the links on this page are my affiliate referral links. This doesn’t affect your cost at all, but should you make a purchase after clicking one of my links, I would earn a commission. And for that, I’d be totally grateful to you! 🙂

Leadership Resources I Provide

Free Sermon Notes

Every week, I send out my sermon notes, series ideas, and title graphics to anyone who wants to receive them at no cost.

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Leadership Coaching

Need personalized help with organizational growth, systems, or leadership strategy? Let’s meet one-on-one.

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Conferences, Events, Summits, Etc.

Engage Conference

February 9 – 12, 2021

This conference about church leadership and technology is all online and virtual, so you can attend from anywhere. And it’s free, but you can purchase an all-access pass.

Get a Free Ticket

Church Leadership Resources

Church Communications PlanBookThe Church Communications PlanBook

My friend, Justin Dean, has put together a fantastic resource featuring calendars, checklists, templates, and more, to help you plan your entire year of church social media and communications!

Get the PlanBook >

If you want to grow as the leader of a purpose driven church, is the place for you – podcasts, events, training, etc.

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This awesome app gives people in your church a virtual tool for measuring their spiritual growth, especially in small groups.

Check Out DiscipleLabs >

The global ministry of Saddleback Church and Pastor Rick Warren to resource church leaders worldwide.

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24 Months to Double

Richard Chancy and Jerry Lawson have helped dozens of churches double in their disciple-making results in 24 months or less.

Learn More & Sign Up >

Ministry Downloads

Use coupon code BCox for a discount on the All Access Pass, which gives you an enormous library of downloadables.

Visit Ministry Downloads >

Ministry Pass

Ministry Pass offers the best collection of sermon series ideas, notes, and series graphics you’ll find anywhere.

Check Out Ministry Pass >


Training and resources for people that make Sundays happen in terms of creative design, communications, and more.

Enroll in SundayU >

Plan Your Visit

Every week, I get several texts that people are planning to visit our church on Sunday. THIS tool is how that happens.

Check Out Plan Your Visit >

Text In Church

The online tool our church uses to communicate with recent guests and various groups of people via text messaging.

Try It Free for 14 Days >


Create and share video training materials with your volunteer teams, or choose from pre-made video content.

Try TrainedUp >

Online Business & Digital Marketing Tools


My email marketing app of choice is ConvertKit. Their setup and support is stellar. It’s incredibly easy to send emails. Their segmentation tools are unmatched. Their support is strong. And it was built by bloggers for bloggers and affiliate marketers.

Try ConvertKit >

Other Email Marketing Apps

Aweber >
MailChimp >
MailerLite >

Elegant Themes

On almost every website design project, I use three tools…

The Divi Theme
The Bloom Plugin
The Monarch Plugin

All three are included with a membership, plus other themes and plugins, too!

Check Out Elegant Themes >


When I started The Digital Leadership Lab, I needed a platform that would let me sell courses, memberships (coaching packages), and digital downloads while also recruiting affiliates. After trying lots of platforms, Podia was the best combination of simplicity and power.

Try Out Podia >

Other Course Creation Platforms

Kajabi >
Teachable >
Thinkific >




Russell Brunson has created an amazing funnel-building tool. Create landing pages and whole websites that convert!

Get a Free 14-Day Trial >


Builderall Marketing Suite

Builderall is pretty cool! Build a website, an email list, landing pages, funnels, and way more all in one big suite of tools!

Check Out Builderall >


Wealthy Affiliate Community

Not only did the Wealthy Affiliate program get me started, it’s also paid be back more than 10x! Build websites, take multiple courses, get help from a large and active community. Start for free!

Create Your Wealthy Affiliate Account >


CB Passive Income

This is Patric Chan’s complete system for earning a passive income online. Send traffic to the pretty awesome free tools Patric has developed. He’ll sell products to those leads and you earn commission.

Get the CB Passive Income System >

The 26 Week Plan

Want a great overview of a marketing plan? Grab a free copy of David Bain’s ebook, The 4 Phases of Digital Marketing.

Get Your Copy > 


Learn skills from the best in various businesses – production from Ron Howard, cooking from Gordon Ramsay, etc.

Join Masterclass >

5 Days to $12k

In this detailed case study, David Perdew lays out how he wins affiliate marketing contests with a smaller email list.

Get the Case Study >

Affiliate Blogging Ninja

Shreya Banerjee is a stay-at-home-mom who cracked the code on building a profitable blog and build this course.

Get Affiliate Blogging Ninja >


Want to learn everything there is to know about affiliate marketing? You can learn it all with a free account at Affilorama.

Join for Free >

Blogging Guru Blueprint

Patric Chan is an affiliate marketing genius and his course on building a profitable blog is now 50% off.

Get Blogging Guru Blueprint>

Blog Writer’s Bootcamp

Mary Jaksch knows her stuff! She’s been training freelance writers for years now through her Blog Writer’s Bootcamp.

Learn More & Sign Up >

5 Steps to Self-Publishing

If you’re interested in writing and self-publishing a book, Book Baby has a great free guide to getting started.

Get the Free Ebook >

List Masteree

Bill Hugall and Pieter Du Preez will teach you all the ropes when it comes to email marketing – building a list and making sales.

Buy List Masteree >

Busy Blogger’s Success Kit

Karen Barnes has put together this bundle of training and resources for bloggers who want to get organized.

Get the Success Kit >

Clickbank University

A training program all about how to earn income as an affiliate for Clickbank products, created by Clickbank!

Enroll in CB University >

Covert Commissions

This is a done-for-you system. You send traffic, the system does the selling, and you earn the passive income.

Check It Out >


Russell Brunson’s book has helped shape modern marketing practices! Get it for free, plus shipping, and some bonuses.

Get the Book >

Expert Secrets

This is the sequel to Russell Brunson’s book. It goes deeper and further into how to build a successful online business.

Get the Book >


Trevor Turnbull will train you in the art of building your business – collecting leads and sales – using the power of LinkedIn.

Get LinkedInfluence >


One of the slickest websites on the net for learning creative skills like photography, video editing, marketing, and more.

Check Out CreativeLive >

eScape Book

Anik Singal has built a virtual digital marketing empire. In this book, free plus shipping, he shares his biggest secrets.

Get the Book >

Freelance Profit Academy

If you’ve dreamed of doing freelance writing as a career, Maggie Linders can teach you how to do it successfully!

Check Out the Academy >

Funnel Hacker’s Cookbook

Another resource from marketing genius, Russell Brunson, get a “cookbook” of working marketing funnels to learn from and use.

Get the Cookbook >

Freelance Writer’s Kit

Karen Barnes has another sweet bundle of resources for aspiring freelance writers and it’s definitely underpriced!

Get the Kit >


Jaaxy is a keyword research tool for performing SEO tasks to enable you to create content that ranks higher in search results.

Try Jaaxy for Free >


If you’re in business at all, you need an LLC. LegalZoom makes each step of the process smooth and painless.

File for an LLC >

JVZoo Academy

Sam Bakker, one of JVZoo’s top sellers and affiliates, teaches you how to build a thriving business selling JVZoo products.

Join the Academy >

Next Big Idea Club

It’s like a book club, but the best-selling authors are the ones hosting the conversation. It’s a great resource for growing!

Join the Club >


If you want to sell shippable products, or get involved in dropshipping, Shopify is your best route!

Check Out Shopify >


One of the very best shopping cart solutions on the net, helping you build sales funnels that work like a charm.

Check Out PayKickStart >

Siteground Hosting

I’ve used LOTS of web hosting companies and Siteground has beaten them all in tools, support, and reliability.

Check Out Siteground >


Zoom is the online video meeting tool I use for all of my coaching meetings every month, and various other video calls.

Check Out Zoom >


One of the fastest ways to grow an email list is sharing your lead magnets through the lists of others. That’s Udimi.

Check Out Udimi >


Share knowledge while also introducing your products with webinars. This might be the best platform available.

Check Out WebinarJam >


The sister product to WebinarJam, this lets you automate all of your webinars in a recurring fashion. 

Check Out EverWebinar >

Apps & Software for Digital Leadership


There’s no better way to brainstorm and clear your head than mind-mapping, and MindMeister is the best!

Try MindMeister >


The Dropbox app has become absolutely essential to our team’s handling of files. Storage is plenty and sharing is easy!

Check Out Dropbox >


MissingLettr takes your blog posts and schedules a year of shares across different social platforms. It’s smart!

Try MissingLettr >


Sniply adds your custom call-to-action to any page on the web, allowing you to engage people through every link you share.

Check Out Sniply >


Pinterest can drive more traffic to a blog post than any other platform, and PinPinterest helps you see results.

Try PinPinterest >


Your end-to-end solution for discovering, creating, sharing, and scheduling content for Pinterest and Instagram.

Try Tailwind >

Creative Design Resources


Join the millions of businesses, photographers, and families who use the power of video to share what matters most to them.

Get a Free 14-Day Trial >


One of the web’s best sources of royalty-free audio tracks from hundreds of creators you can use in your video projects.

Browse AudioJungle >


Design your own logo or expand your design business with this collection of 825+ logo design templates and tools.

Buy LogoCrate >

48 Hours Logo

Need a logo for a project on a quick turnaround? Submit your brief and get multiple concepts within 48 hours.

Start Your Project >

BrandCrowd Logos

Make a logo design online with BrandCrowd’s logo builder, or browse thousands of premium logos for sale. Start for free.

Start a Logo Design >

Mighty Deals

All kinds of great deals on creative resources – web, print, DIY, and more – bundled up and deeply discounted.

Check Out Mighty Deals >


Reevio is an incredibly easy to use online video maker for creating logos, marketing, social videos & more in minutes.

Try Video Editing with Reevio >


Bundles and bundles of digital creative resources, packaged together and available at stellar prices for a few days.

Check Out Pixelo >


Whip up graphics for social media, ads, blogs, and more without Photoshop or graphic designers.

Try Snappa >


Need to create ebooks and lead magnets in a snap? Sqribble is one of the best solutions for creating downloadables.

Try Sqribble >


Ridiculously simple image creation for social media marketers, bloggers and small businesses.

Try Stencil >


A pretty awesome tool for creating promotional videos without having to be an expert in video editing.

Try Viddyoze >


Grow your business with professional-quality video that you create in minutes from your phone, computer or tablet.

Try WeVideo >


Ridiculously simple image creation for social media marketers, bloggers and small businesses.

Try Stencil >

Financial Tools & Resources


Save extra money daily by “rounding up” all of your purchases and investing the difference with Acorns!

Read My Review or Sign Up >


Ever heard of a REIT? Fundrise lets you get started with real estate investing with no previous knowledge or assets.

Check Out Fundrise >


This is the software I use to manage all of my personal finances. Syncs between devices and works fast!

Check Out MoneyWiz >


On the recommendation of Tony Robbins, I started using Schwab to buy stocks. They have a lower cost than most competitors.

Create a Schwab Account >


Quickbooks is the industry standard for business financial management for a reason – it does everything well.

Check Out Quickbooks >

Family, Fun, and Other Assorted Resources


Internet filtering, plus accountability software that actually works on every device in your whole household.

Get Protected Now >

Ebook: Your Brain on Porn

Learn the top 5 ways porn rewires your brain and what you can do about it in the free ebook, Your Brain on Porn.

Download the Free Ebook >

My favorite source for Christian book deals for two decades (formerly Christian Book Distributors).

Shop for Books >

Overcome Porn Challenge

Overcome Porn: The 40 Day Challenge is a free, focused, step-by-step e-mail series to help you break free from porn.

Take the Challenge >

Eat – Stop – Eat

Brad Pilon’s book on healthy eating and intermittent fasting is one of the best. It avoids extremes and just works.

Grab Eat – Stop – Eat >


Ebates’ free shopping app collects cash back rebates and pays you when you shop, either online or in stores.

Get a $10 Bonus >

No More Porn

This online workshop is designed to walk people through a process of recovering from an addiction to pornography.

Check Out No More Porn >


Incredible deals on all kinds of local goods and products, Groupon pulls together huge discounts.

See Groupon Offers >

Planet Fitness

The best gym in the world – a no-judgment zone, super affordable, and very friendly. If you have one near you, join it!

Join Planet Fitness >


Ibotta works on the same basis as Ebates. You shop and buy things you normally buy and get cash back for doing so.

Get Ibotta + a $ Bonus >

Save the Marriage System

Dr. Lee Baucom shares the real secret of marriage, what gets in the way, and how to move your marriage toward what you want.

Check Out the System >

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