People around the world are talking. They are connecting each day - online - through social media. Corporations around the world recognize the power of social media and are leveraging it to reach customers though platforms such as blogs, Twitter, Facebook, and YouTube. Why can't churches do the same thing? Christianity has the greatest message to deliver; yet churches struggle to share it. Terrace Crawford helps uncover reasons ministry leaders may resist the use of social media and dispels some of the myths surrounding it.
With short, accessible chapters, #Going Social: A Practical Guide for Church Leaders provides a step-by-step guide to getting started, crucial insights to help you develop an effective social media strategy, and gives real-life examples of ministries and leaders who are using media in powerful ways. Reimagine your social media presence and successfully connect with your church and your world. With the help of #Going Social, you can create an online community in no time.
Terrace Crawford is a nationally recognized youth speaker, mentor to youth and youth workers, social media consultant, founder of the Youth Worker Coaching network, and writer and editor for ChurchLeaders.com, and according to his Twitter bio, a chicken wing connoisseur. You can connect with him at TerraceCrawford.com or via his Twitter @terracecrawford.