Exploring the Best Uses for Video on a Church Website

How can you use video on your church website? What are some of the best uses for video on your church website? There’s no doubt that the vast majority of online users prefer video over text. Video has taken over the internet and it doesn’t look like it’s going away anytime soon. In fact, it…

Adding a Pastoral Welcome Post: Why It’s Helpful

How does your church offer a warm welcome to visitors through your website? How do you engage potential church guests online? One effective idea is adding a letter from the pastor. This option also provides the opportunity for personalization. Ideally, you might consider updating this page every week with details about the upcoming Sunday morning…

Why You Should Communicate With Donors Year-Round

When does your nonprofit organization do the majority of its fundraising? If you’re like most nonprofit organizations, you’ll receive about a third of your donations at the end of the year. As December draws to a close, many donors are looking for chances to express their end-of-year generosity. The opportunities for your organization to raise…

4 Ideas For Church Blogs

What comes to your mind when you read the words “church blog”? Are you skeptical? Do you doubt how worthwhile a church blog would be? Are you worried you won’t have enough time or energy to devote to such a project? While these may be legitimate concerns, they shouldn’t stop you from creating a blog…

The Basics of Storytelling For Nonprofit Fundraising

There’s no doubt that humans engage with stories in a uniquely powerful way. There are a lot of reasons for this. We find inspiration, empathy, connection, hope, and purpose in stories. The Bible is filled with stories, revealing God’s passion for creative storytelling. This reality holds significance for nonprofit organizations as they encounter the challenge…

How to Organize A Successful Photoshoot Day for Your Church Website

If you want to make a great first impression for your church website, you need great, quality photos. You can always find great stock photos on websites like Unsplash. To add a personal dimension to your church website, however, you should seriously consider displaying high-quality photos of your congregation in action. This helps to develop…

How to Engage Potential Church Guests With Your Website

How do guests find your church? Do they connect through a friend? Maybe they are introduced to your church at a community event. Research has indicated that the vast majority of people looking for a church, use the web as a tool to learn more about their options. The truth is, a lot of potential…

Which Content Management System Should I Use?

Thanks to modern technology, building a website can be as simple or as complex as you want to make it. If you know code, customizing a website is possible, down to every last detail. However, thanks to content management systems and website building tools, beginners can create impressive websites without knowing a lot of code….