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Book review: A valuable guide for social media ministry

By Mark Norman, Special Contributor Click 2 Save: The Digital Ministry Bible Elizabeth Drescher and Keith Anderson Morehouse Publishing, 2012 I have been blessed to speak to diverse people about many different things. I have discovered there are many opinions about social media. I often hear, “I have a cell phone and I do email, […]

Pastors find social media following

The Rev. Scott Carnes wants to see how authentically he can share his life and faith through online media. For the 32-year-old associate pastor at First United Methodist Church in Pontiac, Ill., electronic communications, if used properly, present a “new frontier” that can foster personal relationships, promote connectionalism and, ultimately, contribute to the denominational goal […]

For the Love of God: a response to Saturday night

No one can agree to share their toys so we will all go home with no change in structure?  @pastor_clayton Parliamentary pandemonium broke out in the final General Administration Committee meeting of the 2012 General Conference as competing plans rose and fell in quick legislative succession, leaving the committee with no recommendation to re-structure the […]