I watched this 7-minute report from the American CBS news more than a year ago, but is still current enough to share with you. It’s a balanced perspective on worship, fellowship, and technology, as well as a look into what other faiths are using technology for. Thoughts? NOTE: Meet e4e author Russ Martin and read Russ’s posts on e4e. Continue reading CBS News: Faith in Technology, Literally
One year ago, I read this news article: B. C. cancer blogger’s final words go viral Derek Miller, a 41-year-old father of two, died from complications of colorectal cancer. He had written a farewell post which a close friend published for him on his blog. Perhaps you could generate a discussion on what your last words would be that leads to the gospel. Does anybody have a “last post” lined up? NOTES: Derek Miller’s “last post.” Unfortunately, Derek was a committed atheist and believed he would not exist after h Meet e4e author Russ Martin and read Russ’s posts on e4e. Continue reading Cancer Blogger’s Last Post Goes Viral
If you’re interested in YouVersion or in what you might need to consider when putting together a mobile app for ministy, watch this seven-minute interview, Jesus IS Bigger Than Angry Birds, by TechCrunch with YouVersion’s founder, Bobby Gruenewald. Takeways: – YouVersion has positioned itself as a “Bible engagement” tool and “interactive” app – YouVersion measures ‘everything’ including amount of time the app is open – YouVersion has positioned itself as a cause (they are trying to get people to read the Bible) – YouVersion thinks that if something is on a mobile device, it’s more a part of your life … Continue reading Jesus IS Bigger Than Angry Birds
Have you ever thought of praying for the unreached with others from around the world on Skype? Check out Unreached Prayer Initiative. Could be a great way to cast vision for your team and join one of these times. Do you know any other internet-telephone based prayer groups? Meet e4e author Russ Martin and read Russ’s posts on e4e. Continue reading Pray for the Unreached over Skype
When posting things to your blog, make sure you have a Facebook like button and a tweet button that readers can use to share with others. Continue reading A compelling reason to make your sites ‘shareable’
Here’s what our new author, Russ, is asking about his ministry this year:
Is it social?
Is it mobile?
How many clicks did it take? Continue reading Three Questions to Ask About Your Ministry