Monthly Archives: April 2012

How and When to Direct Mail Your Neighborhood

The US Postal Service has lately been advertising its “Every Door” DIRECT MAIL services which allow businesses (and churches!) to blanket households in their area. Last month I got one of those mailings from a nearby church inviting me to … Continue reading

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Google Reviews Your Church? (Yes they do!)

Do you know that people may be posting online reviews of your church? I was googling a church near Houston recently, looking at the Google map to find it, and there was a **REVIEW** option, which allows regis tered Google … Continue reading

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Looking for a new church ~ Part III

This is article 3 of 3 about our “church shopping” experience here in Sarasota Florida. You can read those at two previous posts. My point of view includes the fact that I’m a minister who used to pastor churches and … Continue reading

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Looking for a New Church ~ Part II

This is the second post on this topic. Read the first here.¬†UPDATE: Since writing about my experiences, I have pulled together some research and led a seminar on this subject. ¬†View the highlight and research here. We’ve now visited six … Continue reading

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