I motivate me — a conversation with a colleague

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I participated in a one-on-one session (conversation) with a colleague who recently purchased and read my book -- "Getting the Word Out: How to Market Your Ministry." It turns out she has also published a book called "I Motivate Me." She also has a blog and a website by the same name. After a few minutes, we discovered that both of us love the Lord and are both committed to God's great commission -- winning souls for His Kingdom. We didn't talk very long but I am positive we connected. After determining that she needed a little nudge to help her focus on some marketing techniques for her and her product, we talked specifics. Considering the limited budget we all work under these days, we discussed the following techniques: (1)…
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Marketing and Evangelism

Exchanging Tips and Advice, Uncategorized
While writing my book ("Getting the Word Out: How to Market Your Ministry") I sought advice from many theologians and pastors. One such conversation was with Dr. John Green, Dean of Turner Seminary at The ITC (Interdenominational Theological Center) in Atlanta.  After we talked about my ideas for marketing ministries, he said, "Bunnie, that sounds like evangelism."  This statement sent me straight to the scriptures to learn more about evangelism. With a little help from my pastor, I begin to work on the process and a better understanding. The bottom line is trying to fulfill God's Great Commission -- to wins souls for Christ. We realize that "getting God's WORD out" is what we, as Christians, seek to do. Therefore, using appropriate marketing and public relations tools and techniques from the 21st Century to help fulfill the Great…
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