renewing the church

SXSW Interactive Live – Key Speakers

I chose to watch the keynote speakers at SXSW Interactive from one of the simulcast rooms, which was nice because I was able to hear great talks without the craziness of the actual keynote room. You can find video of all of the keynote speakers at I particularly recommend the talk by Seth Priebatsch – […]

church communications

Vacation Bible School: God’s Kingdom

I do not believe that I have seen an advertisement for a Vacation Bible School that had such clarity as this one.


The Conversation Prism

I enjoy both social media and beautiful graphics. I’ve got a poster on the way for my wall. The Conversation Prism by Brian Solis and Jesse Thomas.

leadership ministry renewing the church

UMR Communications Board Meeting

A week ago today, I was at a UMR Communications board of directors meeting. This was my first meeting. There are a great deal of challenges and opportunities that are before UMR Communications. I am excited to see what will be next. Will you please share how you connect with UMR Communications? It may be […]

leadership ministry

Kansas City Business Journal

A few weeks ago I received a message from Peter Metz, Director of Communications here at Resurrection, that a reporter from the Kansas City Business Journal would be contacting me for an interview about the use of technology in the church. Sure enough, I received a call and spent about 40 minutes on the phone […]