Websites and email can be down for a variety of reasons – some of those reasons are beyond our immediate control, but one cause that can certainly be prevented is the loss of your domain name. Don’t let this be you!
From faster, more effective communication to deeper, more engaged community, the promise of online connection can seem almost too good to be true. And while it’s true that technology, itself, isn’t the answer, churches around the world are leveraging the power of social technologies to better connect, engage, equip, and mobilize their congregations for the… Continue Reading »
Sometimes you just need to get back to the basics. When you are dealing with your faith, this often means reading the Bible instead of ABOUT the Bible. I was recently trying to find a new devotional book. I felt like I had exhausted the recently published pieces from Beth Moore, Max Lucado, and some… Continue Reading »
I have a new obsession. I’ve always been a fan of flavored soft drinks. I know which restaurants in town can add a little shot of cherry in my drink. Then, a cut above that is the good shaved ice. It’s truly one of my favorite treats. There is something relatively new that I just… Continue Reading »
In case you missed it, here are some highlights from this month’s ACS E-News. In the spirit of change, is it time to look at the Internet browser you’re using? Maybe you’re not sure. Sometimes researching such topics can take hours, but you’re in luck. Our IDD team have done that for you, and share… Continue Reading »
There was a time when it was popular to make your homepage some sort of quirky introduction with a “click to enter” button. This is a bad idea for a number of reasons. It dates your site, and it can be an indicator to search engines like Google that you don’t have good content on your website. And if search engines don’t like your website, they won’t share it with people in your area who are looking for a church!
2011 is coming to a close, and we can see 2012 just around the corner. Before long, the television shows and magazines reviewing the top events and people of the year will be out. It seems now that I don’t write out the year on many things, with checks being few and far between and… Continue Reading »