Bath: New Wine: Digital Dialogue

“The mission of New Wine as a movement is to see local churches playing their part in changing nations. The church was established on the promise of change: of hearts, families, communities, cities – that the entire history of humanity and the earth itself would be changed by those swept up in this movement of God. The reality of change is rooted in the reality of God’s promise that he will work in and through Continue Reading →

ASREC: Propaganda with a Mission: Learning from the Second World War for the Christian Sector in a Digital Age

Today’s conference paper for ASREC (Association for Religion, Economics and Culture), held at Durham University. Digital Fingerprint Digiexplorer (not guru), Senior Lecturer in Digital Marketing @MMUBS. Interested in digital Literacy in the third sector. Author of ‘Raising Children in a Digital Age’, regularly checks hashtag #DigitalParenting. https://twitter.com/digitalfprint Like it? Share it…

[SPEAKER] Social Media Identity, at @RevConf13

This morning’s session: Social media Identity from Bex Lewis Digital Fingerprint Digiexplorer (not guru), Senior Lecturer in Digital Marketing @MMUBS. Interested in digital Literacy in the third sector. Author of ‘Raising Children in a Digital Age’, regularly checks hashtag #DigitalParenting. https://twitter.com/digitalfprint Like it? Share it…

Growing Churches in the Digital Age

I’ve just had a commissioned piece published on the Church of England’s Church Growth Research & Development Blog. Here’s the start: For many churchgoing is no longer the ‘cultural norm’. People don’t actively ignore the church: they don’t even think about it. Matthew 5:13-16 calls us to be salt and light in the world, and for thousands in the ‘digital age’, that world includes social networks such Twitter, Facebook, YouTube and Pinterest. With literally billions Continue Reading →

"Quoted" for #cmn10 in the Guardian

“A cloud wept and then departed from The Church and media conference 2010 in Swanwick last week, but given the conference’s theme – “Voices from the Cloud” – it seemed appropriate. Over the course of the three day conference in Derbyshire BBC broadcasters, TV and film producers, freelancers and church media people were asked how voices of faith and integrity could make themselves heard among a maelstrom of stories.” Read the full article by Karen Continue Reading →

Internet Evangelism Day (Today)

Internet Evangelism is here again: April 25. It’s both an annual focus day for churches, and a year-round resource guide for all aspects of digital evangelism. Many ideas and strategies for many types of digital evangelism, including mobile phones, social networking, video clips, blogging, church websites and more. See their DEI blog and monthly email Web Evangelism Bulletin. Further links: Website Blog Facebook Page Twitter Digital Fingerprint Digiexplorer (not guru), Senior Lecturer in Digital Marketing Continue Reading →