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I HELP CHURCH COMMUNICATORS WIN BACK THEIR DAY AND
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Instagram: How to Harness Its Smoldering Power

I’m doubling down on Instagram. Want to know why? Because there is no social media platform as versatile as The Gram (I’m calling it The Gram, now). Think about all the things this little app can do. Posts. Videos. Stories. Live Video. Direct Messages. Mow the lawn....

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Worship 101: Excellence vs. Discipleship

Maybe my experience is limited, but I don’t see a lot of worship leaders participating in discipleship. I do see them participating in a never-ending pursuit of excellence, though. Whoa whoa whoa whoa! That’s a pretty inflammatory statement, Seth. Yeah, it is. But is...

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4 Reasons for a Mission Trip Interview

Mission trips are some of the hardest, most rewarding things I remember doing as a youth pastor. Taking students out of their elements to not only experience other cultures and showing them that their experience in the world isn’t uniform, but teaching them to take...

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Making the Most of Your Easter Service

I’ve always wondered what eggs had to do with Jesus rising from the dead on Easter. That is, until someone told me that it’s a symbol of the tomb…or was it the trinity? Maybe it was about life? Either way, any rabbit that can drop a pre-omelet will definitely be...

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Worship 101: Song Keys

Choosing worship song keys for a service is one of the toughest jobs a worship pastor has. Men and women alike can struggle when a worship leader chooses keys that are either too high or too low for them. Many male worship leaders from the late 90’s to 2000’s have cut...

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3 Steps to Teaching the Bible Responsibly

Let’s do a fun little experiment together on teaching the Bible. Watch this quick video and see if you can answer the questions below. It won’t take long, I promise. It will open in another window, so watch it, then come back. WATCH VIDEO Now, without looking back in...

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An Off-Limits Kind of Love

“Just don’t even go there” usually means a topic is off-limits for discussion. Hearing that phrase usually makes me want to “go there” more that I did before, especially when it comes to decisions that need to be made in the church that aren't. You know what those...

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