Oct

23

20 Tips to Survive and Thrive In Today's Economic Turmoil or Marketing on a Budget part 1.

I have spoken with many business owners lately concerned about the economy and how to best respond.  A dentist told me, well people still get cavities but they are putting off braces and elective procedures, a physical therapist said he knows some competitors are pulling their advertising and he doesn’t want to (he is smart […]

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Oct

20

New Blog Format

As you may have noticed my blog looks quite a bit different.  I have retooled it in order to better reflect what I have been up to lately.  I have been advising my marketing clients on social media, and partnering with non profits and churches on fundraising, marketing and community building.  As a result I […]

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Sep

29

AllTop

Most of you probably know that I also blog about politics and the intersection of faith and politics at RedBlueChristian, but you may not have known that RedBlue is on AllTop, which is an amazing list aggregated feeds of the best sites in a given topic. Check it out.

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Sep

18

J-J-J-Jesus is a Friend of Mine

Big thanks to Bobby Chandler for tweeting me this video. Check out the BA bass solo in the middle. He also has incredible hair. [youtube=http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=D5-TpSm1HDE&rel=0&border=1&color1=0x3a3a3a&color2=0x999999&hl=en&fs=1]

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Sep

12

Where We Spend Our Time…

…is a reflection of what is important to us. The church spends WAY too much time talking about what it is against and never gets to the heart of the message that can actually change people from the inside out–JESUS!–Perry Noble For more see Perry’s blog

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Sep

07

10 Poorest Cities in the USA

Biz Journal just released a list of the 10 poorest cities in the USA.  Definetly worth a look.  I am curious if anyone is already doing something in any of these areas.  Is this big news?  Are there community development centers, churches, non profits, etc. already working to make sure people in these cities are […]

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Aug

30

Missions in the Church

In a great article from John Piper on missions, he states, “You have three possibilities in relation to missions. You can be a goer, you can be a sender, or you can be disobedient.” Be sure to check out the rest.

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Aug

28

More Cheesy "Christian" Knockoffs

Yet another example of the wonderful world of Christian as an adjective… “christian” Dance Dance Revolution, Guitar Hero, etc can all be purchased at Digital Praise where they apparently “glorify God through interactive media.” Not sure if this is more or less awesome than “christian” candy or “christian” golf balls, but it is really really […]

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Aug

13

Irrelevance

For centuries, theologians have been explaining the unknowable in terms of the-not-worth-knowing. – H. L. Mencken Saw this quote recently and thought it was pretty funny. I think a lot of churches still fall into this trap

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Aug

12

Cheesy Sermon Videos Remix

I hate to do repost, but noticed that this post has a ton of hits recently and wanted to hopefully get some feedback as to who all is looking at it, did it give you any ideas for your sermons, did you tell your pastor about it, etc…Check out these “parody” videos being sold for […]

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