Art of Church Communication workshop series
February 1 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm$30
Offered to the Church by the Christian Church in Kansas
Note: These will be held only if at least 10 participants sign up. They will be streamed for those outside the immediate geographic area.
These workshops provide church leadership – pastors, office staff, and members – with tools and strategies to improve their church’s overall communication ministry effectiveness. Each workshop will include an interactive presentation, guided hands-on activities, and real-world church applications. These workshops are intended for anyone (not just church office staff) who is interested in church communication ministry, regardless of skill level.
Individual registration cost is $30 per workshop or $120 for all five. The church group registration cost is $100 per person when three or more from the same church register for all five workshops. Online registration opens January 4 at www.kansasdisciples.org/events. A minimum of 10 registrations is needed by February 12 to hold workshops. Registration deadline is Wednesday, February 24.
The 2021 Workshop Topics are:
March 3 — Building Your Church Communications Team: No one person can do it alone. It takes a dedicated team with a common mission goal to reach out, connect, and grow your church. Explore the kinds of roles that make up a church communications team.
March 10 — The Community Connection: If 2020 has shown us anything it’s that church doesn’t just happen within the walls of a church building. It takes intentionality to connect with the community in and around your church. Learn how to set SMART goals and connect with your community in a variety of formats.
March 17 — Your Church’s Digital Front Door: As the central hub of church communication and your church’s digital front door, church websites are essential. What is your church website saying about you? What impression are you leaving? Explore these questions and the strategies to make your best first impression.
March 24 — Let’s Get Social: Building your community and growing your church includes growing your presence on social networks. With the growing number of networks available, how do you keep track of them all? Explore a few of these networks, the pros and cons to each of them, and how to choose the right one for you.
March 31 — Your Church Live: Keeping worship timely and relevant can be a challenge especially with the complexities of life. Live streaming your worship service doesn’t have to be complicated. Explore some budget and volunteer-friendly live streaming solutions that will take your worship experience to the next level.