About the author  ⁄ Lauren Hunter

Lauren Hunter is an entrepreneur, freelance writer, and founder of ChurchTechToday, where she encourages churches to better use technology to improve every aspect of ministry. She's also a wife to a pretty awesome coach, mom of four great kids, worship leader, and poet.

November News & Thanks

Just off the heels of Thanksgiving, we'd like to take a moment to say thank you to all our readers and ChurchTechToday sponsors. We've recently released another free ebook, this time focusing on church communications, so check this out if you'd like to download it for free. (Sending a big shout out to our associate editor and owner of RAD Ideas, Ryan Holck, for working with us to pull this great resource together.) ...

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5 Reasons You Should Take Your Bible to Church

Several years ago I posted a “tongue in cheek” article about NOT bringing your Bible to church. A number of readers missed the humor in it completely. As the conversation unfolded one interesting thought emerged. Many people lack the self-control to just read their Bible during church and not text, Facebook, Tweet, check email, etc. This article is a response to my original article. This time taking a positive, non “tongue in cheek” approach to ways you can “bring your Bible to church.” ...

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October News & Thanks

We at ChurchTechToday are super grateful for all the amazing, ministry-focused church technology companies we get to work with. If your church is looking to enhance, improve, or change your giving options, mobile tech tools, church management software, and/or communication tools, I encourage you to check out the all-star roster of providers below. ...

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Midweek Ministry Options

Many churches offer midweek ministry options. They are a great way to keep people in connection with God and with other believers in addition to Sunday services. While some people opt not to participate in midweek classes, studies, or youth groups due to distance from church or their schedules, many do find it wonderful to have options for connecting with others and the Word of God during the week. From babies to grandparents, there are many ways to get together. ...

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Church Media, Art, Technology, and Worship Collide at SALT Conference

Have you experienced the disconnect between your media volunteer, your worship pastor, and your technology team and hoped that one day, all these moving parts could be unified to work together better? Many of us who work in the church just keep asking the question, but aren't sure how to remedy the problem. You can go on YouTube and find directions on how to set up your live stream. You can engage artists within your church for a special gallery installation. You can speak to the worship director and request special music. ...

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Worship Software Guide: Options for Every Church From Small to Mega

There are many software options available to make sure Sunday morning is a success. While most of us have a soft spot in our hearts for PowerPoint, it is far from the best option for churches for a number of reasons. With various other software applications used by church techs such as Planning Center Online, Google products, and other church software solutions related to management and workflow, there's a wide world of worship software options that can find a place in any church budget - from small to mega. ...

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September News & Thanks

The change of seasons from summer to fall is always a sweet time. As we near Thanksgiving, it's good to pause and give thanks for the many blessings in our lives - why wait until November? ...

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MoGiv Provides Church Giving Support [Q&A]

Giving facilitates growth and make ministry possible. We sat down with Kent Woodyard of Mogiv to learn more about how they have a vision for helping churches "'grow their giving' by turning computers and mobile devices into channels for generosity." ...

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August News & Thanks

With summer mostly behind us, we wanted to thank all our site sponsors for the month of August for all their help in bringing forward challenging articles and insights into the church technology landscape. ...

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