Two new webinars, open for registration

Limited space available for two upcoming webinars: “Going from ‘Writer’ to Agented & Published Author (w/ author Christian Piatt & Lit. Agent Anita Kushen)” and;

“Using Facebook as a Ministry Tool.”

Only 15 participants per webinar. [Read more...]

Video on the new WTF book series

Though you all might enjoy watching me and Brandon Gilvin, co-editors of the new WTF? (Where’s the Faith?) book series in a short video chatting about the series and the first two titles, coming out soon. The nerd on the right is me. [Read more...]

E-registration for webinars is now active

I’ve had some questions about how to register for the online workshops – or webinars – I’m offering this month. Well, I have good news! As of today, I have online registration available. You can click on any of the titles below to go directly to the event registration, and you can use any major [Read More...]

Webinars to grow your church brain

I’ve had a number of requests for web-based workshops – or webinars – on various topics from blogging, facebook and podcasting, all as tools for ministry. I’ve finally set some dates up, so check out the info below and let me know ASAP which classes you’re interested in so I can reserve your spot. [Read more...]

Wolfram Alpha may change the world

I came across this site, sent to me by a friend today, and I’m still reeling from the potential is suggests. Basically, imagine the volume of information contained in Google, but add to that the ability to manipulate and compute / slice up the information any way you can imagine. Their database set is still [Read More...]

Church 2.0: Spider vs. Starfish – Part Three

Church 2.0: Spider vs. Starfish – Part three (Originally published on the DisciplesWorld News Muse blog) I’ve been tossing out obscure phrases like “starfish church” and “church 2.0,” more or less to keep people curious, but these actually are legitimate concepts when considering future models for organized religion. After World War II, churches were booming, [Read More...]

Church 2.0: Spider vs. Starfish (part two)

Author Christian Piatt discusses the difference between a 1.0 “spider” church and a 2.0 “starfish” church. [Read more...]

Church 2.0: Spider vs. Starfish (Part one)

Written and posted originally on  NewsMuse, the DisciplesWorld blog. I’ve been asked a number of times to speak to various churches and other leadership groups about young adults, their relationship to organized religion, and their take on – and use of – technology. Unfortunately, church and technology tend to generally mix about as well as [Read More...]


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