A Rant About Rants and How Pointless Ranting Is

A Rant About Rants and How Pointless Ranting Is

You wanna know what’s wrong with everything? I could tell you what’s wrong with this country – or at least I could give you my opinion about it. I could tell you what’s wrong with “the church” (as though all churches are guilty of...
Guy Kawasaki on Being 'Human' in Business

Guy Kawasaki on Being 'Human' in Business

For blogging, for business, for ministry, for leadership of any kind, humanness is sorely underrated. I love this, from Guy Kawasaki’s The Art of the Start… Call me a romantic, but it’s much easier to evangelize a product that’s rooted in human values. If...
The Power of Concentration for Doing a Little More

The Power of Concentration for Doing a Little More

Are you busy? Of course you are! That’s life. It’s life for most of us, anyway. As a matter of fact, we love to boast in our busyness… all the way down to utter burnout! I believe that most of us can do more, need to do less, and that it’s...
Joseph Hayes: Going Big and Bold for Local and Global Ministries

Joseph Hayes: Going Big and Bold for Local and Global Ministries

Men tend to go for broke and build an amazing life for one of two reasons. One, we’re still desperately trying to impress someone, so we drive hard in a plea for affirmation we have yet to receive or accept. And two, we’re desperately trying to change the...
How Social Media Can Help Nonprofits Make a Big Impact

How Social Media Can Help Nonprofits Make a Big Impact

I’ve prepared some notes for a presentation to some amazing nonprofit leaders in Siloam Springs, Arkansas and wanted to pass along the slides and notes to other nonprofit leaders. You can watch the slideshow and download the notes as a free pdf document over at...
7 Reasons Every Church Website Needs a Porn Page

7 Reasons Every Church Website Needs a Porn Page

I wrote a post on my blog about church communications offering a big tip concerning church websites: create a porn page! Yep. Porn. You read it right. Every church website needs a porn page – a page dedicated to pornography. A couple of years ago, I added a page about...
A Basic Introduction to Building a Personal Brand Online

A Basic Introduction to Building a Personal Brand Online

I’ve written a new post over at my blog about social media and the church, RewiredSocial.com: A brand is way more than a logo. A brand is the story that people are telling about a person, a product, or an organization. And you have a brand, whether you want one...
5 Practical Tools for 2017 for Pastors and Church Leaders

5 Practical Tools for 2017 for Pastors and Church Leaders

You obviously need to follow Jesus, believe the truth of his Word, and rely on the power of the Holy Spirit. A solid theology is the foundation for any year of preaching and leading in the context of a local church. And then there are the practical tools and resources...
The Complete Guide to Communicating About Church Events

The Complete Guide to Communicating About Church Events

I’ve written a lengthy guide about church communication and church events over at my blog about social media and the church, RewiredSocial.com… Church communications is both art and science. You can use spreadsheets, but you also need finesse. You can...
20 Productivity Tips, a New Tim Keller Book, and More

20 Productivity Tips, a New Tim Keller Book, and More

Books These links to fresh books in the marketplace are for awareness, not official endorsement. Switch Off: The Clergy Guide to Preserving Energy and Passion for Ministry By Heather Bradley & Miriam Grogan Heather Bradley and Miriam Bamberger Grogan’s,...