How I Created “Getting the Word Out: How to Market Your Ministry”

How I Created “Getting the Word Out: How to Market Your Ministry”

About the Book
I often get asked where I got the idea to write the book “Getting the Word Out:  How to Market Your Ministry.” So, let me tell you my story – how I came to this understanding.  When I wrote this book, I was really thinking about marketing for churches.  The notion kept resonating in my mind “if people don’t know who you are, and where you are, and what you do, they won’t come out to see you” – these are the same issues that drive many marketing campaigns. Fortunately, I worked with a church under the direction of a pastor, Dr. Walter Kimbrough, who “got it” and he allowed me try as much of my 21st century marketing techniques as possible.   And it worked.  I was amazed at how much I…
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Next Steps — New edition of book — Getting the Word Out: How to Market Your Ministry — in the works

About the Book
Getting the Word Out:  How to Market Your Ministry   was written in 2009 and published by The  Interdenominational Theologicial Center  in 2010.  As of today, we have sold all but around 50 copies of the book and I am planning to do an up dated edition that will include a full chapter on: Social Media for the Church How to Start Your Communication Committee Handling a Crisis When It Plays Out in the Media. We are very excited about these new chapters and hope to have the new book ready in the fall of this year, if not sooner.  For a sneak preview of these chapters, give us a call at First Class, Inc or email us at staff@fclassinc.com
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Featured book of the month on Preaching Woman.Com

About the Book
  Getting the Word Out:How to Market Your Ministry, a new book developed to provide tools and tactics needed for evangelism, was recently featured as the book of the month on Preaching Woman.com. Check us out here. preachingwoman.com Remember you can contact the author of this publication (me) at bjr@fclassinc.com or just call me up -- the old fashion way -- at 404-505-8188. Thank you Preaching Woman.
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