Category: Church Marketing

10 Ways Church Photography Helps You Reach People

You’ve likely spent a number of hours this year praying about ways your church can reach more people. You’ve probably already read a few books, blogs, and maybe even attended a church conference. You may have a few new outreach ideas that you and your board are praying about doing this year or next. Reaching…

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What Does 5 Google Reviews Mean for Your Church?

Over the last few months The Hardy Group offered the Church Marketing Strength Assessment for pastors and church leaders. 2,014 churches responded giving us the most comprehensive analysis on that subject out there today. In the Assessment we asked 20 questions with three-answer (Yes, No, Don’t Know) options to each question. I want to zero…

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The New Rules of Church Real Estate

You know how important location is for any organization. We hear it all the time — location, location, location. In fact, you’ve probably seen good businesses in your community go out of business simply because of crummy locations. Now what if I told you that you can position your church in a much better location…

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3 Tips for Your Church to Reach More People on Facebook

You can reach more people using Facebook If you want to see your church reach more people in your community, using Facebook is a great way to do so… … and to do really well at reaching people for free on Facebook, you have to understand how they make their money — because ultimately for…

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Do you have one of these 4 objections to marketing in the church?

The overwhelming number of pastors I work with are pumped to communicate THEIR church to THEIR community! However, I am amazed sometimes at the number of them who have an aversion to marketing. They like to think word of mouth does it for them.  And while word of mouth is a great “marketing tool,” without some…

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What Church Guests Want

[UPDATE: Church Marketing University is now open for enrollment through Sept. 1, 2016 at 11:59PM CDT. Click here for more information or to sign up.] The second part of our free video training, Your Marketing Breakthrough, is available now. Today we’re specifically looking at what guests experience when they visit your church. If you’ve wondered…

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Your Marketing Breakthrough

[UPDATE: Church Marketing University is now open for enrollment through Sept. 1, 2016 at 11:59PM CDT. Click here for more information or to sign up.] Today we released our brand new video series, Your Marketing Breakthrough: A Proven Plan For Growing Your Church. In this series we discover the simple tweaks a church can make…

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Results Are In – Church Marketing Strength Assessment

[UPDATE: Church Marketing University is now open for enrollment through Sept. 1, 2016 at 11:59PM CDT. Click here for more information or to sign up.] Last week we released the Church Marketing Strength Assessment, and it’s been great seeing the responses from churches everywhere! With over 465 churches responding we’ve drawn some powerful conclusions that…

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