Apps are changing our world in really neat ways. But the truth is that text messaging and email are still the #1 ways to connect with your members. Apps tend to only engage the folks in your church who are already very engaged. The barrier of having to download an app will keep the vast… Read More


Sometimes improving church attendance can seem like a pie in the sky idea. Most churches do a pretty good job of counting who walks through the door on Sunday, but sometimes it’s a little more difficult to decipher what’s actually going to keep them coming back. Many churches we speak too are interested in building… Read More


We hear from many churches: “We have an older demographic who doesn’t text or email” or “We already have the bulletin, so we don’t need that other stuff.” We understand. For many, technology doesn’t come easy or simply isn’t affordable. Here’s the thing: Flocknote works great even under those circumstances. There are three BIG reasons Flocknote… Read More


Wondering what the best ways are to “get the message out” to your church members? Here are some of the most common methods…and how effective they typically are. I’m leaving off snail-mail, personal phone calls and robo-calls. When communicating with large groups, these are generally either not cost-effective, not time-efficient, annoying or increasingly not read/listened… Read More


When you think about “communications,” are you forgetting one of the most important things required for good communication? Unfortunately, it’s a very common mistake made by many organizations and often one of the key reasons they are unsuccessful with their communications strategy. They are so focused on just “getting their message out” that they forget… Read More


If you find yourself feeling like your “communications” are just another chore of your job, then maybe you’re doing it wrong. If you ever feel like you don’t have time to correspond with your church members, maybe you’ve lost perspective. These kinds of feelings occur when what we’re communicating has lost connection to its purpose.… Read More


We asked our users what tips they would give others to be successful with Flocknote. This short guide summarizes their amazing advice: Preparation for launch 1. Know why you are using Flocknote What are you trying to accomplish with Flocknote? How does it serve your organization’s mission? Be more specific than simply “better communication.” (i.e.… Read More