The Ministry of Communication (On-Demand)

This session is now available on-demand via my Leading Congregations Monthly program. Topic: The Ministry of Communication Presenter:  Peter Bowden When:   COMPLETED Duration:  60 Minutes Program Members:  Go to this module New Members: Learn more and enroll The goal of this session is to help you take your congregation’s communications to a new level! Specifically,Continue reading “The Ministry of Communication (On-Demand)”

The Future of Facebook, Congregations, and Meaningful Community

Does your congregation use Facebook?  If so, you need to be tracking changes to Facebook that are going to impact your strategy.  I discussed the announced changes and the implications in my UU Planet Leaders Facebook Group. The recording is below. Make sure to subscribe to email updates so you can join the live conversation!Continue reading “The Future of Facebook, Congregations, and Meaningful Community”

Ministry and Communication Upcoming Trainings

A training update for Unitarian Universalist congregational leaders and friends, plus a Facebook Live session on Friday. Today it is hard to separate MINISTRY + MEDIA + COMMUNICATION.  I’m constantly talking with leaders and no that the communication demands on congregations are significant.  You don’t have to figure this stuff out alone. Over the nextContinue reading “Ministry and Communication Upcoming Trainings”

Ministry and Communication Upcoming Training

A training update for Unitarian Universalist congregational leaders and friends, plus a Facebook Live session on Friday! Today it is hard to separate MINISTRY + MEDIA + COMMUNICATION.  I’m constantly talking with leaders and no that the communication demands on congregations are significant.  You don’t have to figure this stuff out alone. Over the nextContinue reading “Ministry and Communication Upcoming Training”

On Digital Culture and Congregational Membership

Happy Friday friends. Facebook LIVE office hours (1/18/19) answering some of your questions about digital culture and congregational membership development. UPCOMING EVENTS:  See below for 3 upcoming events, 2 Boston area, one online! Wed, Jan 23 – Metro West RE Cluster – “Spiritual Life in the Digital Age” I’m leading program for our local clusterContinue reading “On Digital Culture and Congregational Membership”

New UUA Congregations Reaching Out Toolkit

I’m excited to share the new Congregations Reaching Out Toolkit with you! I’m always sharing great UUA resources, but this one is special. I had the opportunity to work with the UUA Outreach Team on its development. It represents a fantastic collaboration and synthesis of many best practices and recommended outreach strategies. if you are interested in UU growth, outreach, and social media, make sure to share the toolkit with your leadership.

Celebrating 10 Year Anniversary of the “You’re a Uni-What?” Video

This coming UUA General Assembly conference is the 10 year anniversary of the “You’re a Uni-What?!” video.  You heard me.  Ten years… The Rev. Amy Freedman and I filmed the interviews at General Assembly 2007. Our segments were filmed in our living room in front of a projector screen. That was BEFORE social media. BEFOREContinue reading “Celebrating 10 Year Anniversary of the “You’re a Uni-What?” Video”

The UU Media Collaborative week 1

Friends, this is a glimpse of how Unitarian Universalists can collaborate with amazing results… Late September 2012 we started a Facebook group called the UU Media Collaborative to bring together UU creatives who want to work together to share our faith and raise the quality of UU Media.  We created the group, then a pageContinue reading “The UU Media Collaborative week 1”

3-day UU Social Media intensive next week!

Friends, just received these details for the three-day option we’ve created for those who want to attend the mid-week portion of my social media track next week.  A few people still trying to join us for this  Tue — Thur option  featuring sessions on Facebook, Twitter, and online video for UU congregations. The following detailsContinue reading “3-day UU Social Media intensive next week!”