In this series of webinars, we look at different ways your church can use digital communications to keep connected with those who attend your services and events, as well as reaching out and caring for those in the local community around you.
Each topic above offers a range of webinars covering different subjects. All the webinars are free to attend and new topics are updated monthly.
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Livestreaming and video
Video remains an essential part of church life in 2021. Join us at one or more of these webinars to learn from our team of experts. Each webinar will have opportunity for questions at the end.
A Church Near You
A Church Near You is The Church of England's church finding tool for members of the public to find their local worshiping community. Each church within The Church of England has a page they can customise and personalise as a free church website. Attend a webinar to learn more about the tool.
In this one-hour webinar, we will take you through the steps to making the most of your A Church Near You page, including the latest updates, simple editing tips, and ideas for your pages and content.
These webinars are ideal for new and seasoned editors.
Want to find out how to become an editor of your church's A Church Near You page? Find out here.
Facebook is still the most popular social media network, and with more than 2.4 billion monthly active users (Facebook, 2019), it’s easy to see why churches are prioritising the platform.
Join us at one or more of these webinars focusing on different tools within the platform.
In this webinar, we’ll look at how you can create a welcoming Facebook page for your church, post valuable updates, measure your success and more.
Attend this webinar to learn:
- Making the right first impression on Facebook
- Posting content, scheduling, and ideas for posts
- How the algorithm works
- Measuring your success
A Facebook page is your outward-facing communication with your wider community, but, a Facebook group is where those who consider themselves part of your church community can gather, share news, and interests. Think of it as your online church foyer or small group.
In this one hour webinar we'll cover:
- Creating a group
- Group settings
- Moderator tools
In these webinars we look at the strategies churches can implement to improve their online communications.
In this webinar we'll be disucssing what creative content looks like for churches, the importance of clear goals and audiences in the creative process, and how we can use social media as a missional tool.
Join us and be ready to ask your questions of our speakers, as we talk about all this and more.
This webinar has been recorded and available to view by registering below