I made a very stupid mistake when I first started internet dating. It was a really stupid thing to do, so now I’m much more careful.I’d seen David’s profile online and we’d exchanged a few emails. When you’ve come out of a long-term relationship, your confidence can hit rock bottom. I was so out of practice, but we had a great time and it boosted my confidence.It’s the most powerful form of human communication.
There are hundreds of websites that deserve to be on this list.
This has nothing to do with who’s in and who’s out — it’s all about what’s working in 2017 and how our church’s websites can learn from those leading the way. Their main website — Church On The — is targeted toward new visitors (the way it should be).
On COTM’s main site you’ll find information regarding service times, locations, campus information, etc.
But Church on the Move also has a second website — — and this site is dedicated entirely to their existing congregation.
You can listen to my entire conversation with him here - Perhaps the most important part of your church’s website is the headline.
The key is to make the headline about your potential visitor and not about your church. Instead, find the intersection between your church and a potential new visitor – Grace Hills Church does this exceptionally well.
The average web user has about 10 seconds to be engaged by a website before they click away.
My team and I tested each of these websites as if I were a new visitor in the area looking for a church. There are hundreds of thousands of church websites in the world. If you think I missed a church’s website that deserves to be on the list, please suggest it in the comments at the end of the post. Add a comment at the end of the post and include your church website’s URL. You’ll be considered for the list when we compile it again for 2018.
The easiest way to improve your church’s website is to improve your main headline. But if you’re having trouble crafting the perfect set of words, one trick I love to offer churches is to just use someone else’s words! Instead of talking about themselves, they use testimonies from people within as their main headline.
The first sentence on Cornerstone’s website reads, “Real life happens everyday.
Don’t face it alone.” Here, Cornerstone is tapping into one of the needs that our churches are uniquely positioned to meet: .