Emerging Media and the Gospel Initiative Develops:
FOCUS: Define a renewed awareness of what matters about your parish
TEAMWORK: Create a blueprint for building the right team to harness emerging media for discipleship
STRATEGY: Specify communication strategies, human resources, computing tools and technology partners for an integrated approach
WEBSITE: Access resources to develop or improve your website and pastoral presence online
SOCIAL MEDIA: Establish clear guidelines, learn best practices, work with coaches to help you communicate through social media
Intended for the pastor and other key leaders, this half-day or evening session covers:
"Most parish websites are built backwards. They are focused on ministries instead of the people those ministries hope to serve."
- EMG Manual #4
"An effective online presence is not only a means of communication, but an invitation to discipleship."
- EMG Manual #7
Your EMG Team attends this full day onsite session (or with a group of parishes) to:
Video Conference One – tracks progress and offers direct assistance to individual parish teams to maintain timeline, analysis, resource links, and site-mapping
Video Conference Two – offers coaching on critical questions, concerns, roadblocks, and next steps
Your EMG Team attends this half-day onsite session (or with a group of parishes) to:
Video Conference Three – reviews progress, provides feedback, and offers resources for further growth and development.