Posts Categorized: CFCC News

CFCC Ad Network

We’re happy to announce the brand new Center for Church Communication Advertising Network. We are now accepting advertising on CFCC sites, including this one and Church Marketing Sucks. This is something we initially talked about during our ‘heart and soul’ series, and hope will enable us to further build CFCC and allow us to continue… Reads more »

Church Marketing Sucks T-shirts!

Now you can support the Center for Church Communication and look good doing it. Church Marketing Sucks, our popular blog about church communication practices, now has T-shirts available for a limited time. Five unique designs are available with orders taken until December 4. After that you’re out of luck. All profits from the shirts will… Reads more »

New Events Lab Coordinator

Say hello to our new Events Lab Coordinator, Elizabeth Anchondo. She answered the call and stepped up to run our Events Lab. She’ll be keeping our events calendar updated and helping with events coverage, like the recent MinistryCom write-up on Church Marketing Sucks. Elizabeth has worked in the advertising/media industry for two years and recently… Reads more »


Editor’s Note: And so we come to the final installment of our ‘heart and soul’ series. Last week Brad talked about the realities of running a non-profit, and this week we’ll close with another guest blogger entry. This time around it’s Kem Meyer, the director of communications for Granger Community Church and prolific speaker (she’ll… Reads more »

The Realities of CFCC

This week we continued our ‘heart and soul’ series with some kind words from DJ Chuang. Last week I shared some of the dreams that have been twirling in our heads and hearts, and where we see things going with the Center for Church Communication. Now we want to bring it back to earth a… Reads more »

Communicating Any and Every Which Way Possible

Editor’s Note: Welcome to the latest installment in our ‘heart and soul’ series. Last week we dreamed big. This time around we invited DJ Chuang–the executive director of the L2 Foundation, manager of online strategies and tactics for the American Bible Society and editor of Asian American Youth Ministry–to share his thoughts on the Center… Reads more »

The Future of CFCC

The ‘heart and soul’ series continues. Last week, Kevin shared some of the accomplishments we’ve realized over the last several years through the Center for Church Communication, especially in light of Church Marketing Sucks and the overwhelmingly amount of people who are benefiting from its mission to frustrate, educate and motivate the church to communicate,… Reads more »

How We’ve Helped

Welcome to another round of the ‘heart and soul’ series. Last week Mark Batterson shared a tribute to Church Marketing Sucks. This week it’s time to look at what we’ve accomplished. It’s time to brag a little. Church Marketing SucksChurch Marketing Sucks had its first blog entry in July of 2004. Two years later over… Reads more »

A Tribute to CMS

Editor’s Note: We’re in the midst of a ‘heart and soul’ series, explaining why we want to help the church matter and just how we hope to do it. We started off talking about why we do what we do and last week Brad explained the history of how this whole thing started. This week… Reads more »

Our History

Last week, Kevin wrote about why we do what we do for the first entry in our heart and soul series. This week I get to share a little of the history and how we got here. A Growing Church in ChicagoIt all began in 1997 as a volunteer for a suburban Chicago church of… Reads more »