CRM Meet & Greet Summary

On January 12, 2017, the Visual Story Network hosted an online meeting to share best practices and resources for mission organizations trying to find a Customer Relationship Management (CRM) solution. The 33 participants shared the frustration of trying to find the right app to manage contacts easily and at an affordable price. As much as […]

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Middle East Media Follow Up and Response

Here is a report from David Benware, founder of Media Impact International: Following more than a year of research, Media Impact International (MII) is releasing its report on Media Response & Follow-up in the Greater Middle East. The vision has been to enhance the Kingdom of God by ensuring that when someone responds to Christian media, that there are effective […]

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Top Android App Downloads in 17 Least-Reached Countries

Keith Williams and Johnathan Pulos have gathered data on app downloads for the second half of 2016 in the 17 least reached countries. These colorful charts and the data behind them are available for you to download and view here. Android Apps Downloads by Category by Cumulative Rankings is the weighted score of all the […]

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As a Shepherd, How Do You Keep Track of Your Flock?

All ministries have to find a way to keep track of ministry contacts. We want to begin to identify those who are kingdom thought leaders for CRMs. We will host a one-hour “meet and greet” on Thursday, January 12 at 8 AM Pacific (GMT -8.00). Please let others know who have an interest in this topic. Thursday […]

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Make The Case: Why Mobile Ministry?

if you need some help making the case for using mobile’s and a ministry context, we want to help.  Here is a brief PowerPoint presentation that can help you explain to others why the mobile revolution is so significant. Thanks to Keith Williams and Liam Savage for their work on this PowerPoint. Enjoy this free […]

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10 Ideas to Transform Your Mobile Ministry

The Mobile Ministry Forum held it’s fourth webinar of the year with more than 50 people joining us from places as diverse as South Sudan, Holland, North Ireland, Bosnia, Ethiopia, Australia, and Southern California.  The 10 Ideas View the webinar recording for more details. Mobile Ministry Made Easy Guide is now available in Filipino and […]

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From North Carolina to Bhutan and Nepal

Three years ago I met Pastor Naina, a Bhutanese Nepali Pastor who was a refugee relocated to Charlotte NC. He’s from the mountains of Bhutan and Nepal where many tribes and languages are intermixed. Naina speaks 9 languages. The day I met him, I showed him the Jesus Film mobile app and helped him install it on […]

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Church Planting with MicroSD Cards

SETTING North India (2015) One Christian worker sat with a church planting national partner in 2015. They went over the partner’s church planting and leadership maps. His network of believers have been using MicroSD memory cards in their outreach for approximately one year. [MicroSD cards were introduced by the Christian workers and are loaded with […]

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Digital in 2016

Every year, We Are Social produces an amazing report on digital, social and mobile usage around the world. I encourage you to look through the first 25 slides in the slidedeck below. The key statistics for digital, social, and mobile media in 2016 are: – 3.42 billion internet users, equaling 46% global penetration; – 2.31 billion […]

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10 New Ideas to Transform Your Mobile Ministry in 2017

It’s October and soon you’ll be caught up in holidays and staring straight at 2017. Devote an hour on November 3 to prepare an amazing year for your ministry. In just one hour you will hear 10 ideas and technologies to implement and you will be part of a new opportunity

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