Traditions, tips, and
suggestions to make the typesetting of
your print and online, digitally-created church communications professional-looking, readable, and effective. Articles, book excerpts... More > and examples of church communication typesetting from Yvon Prehn. Part of the basics and more series. This is in the process of being updated and the price will increase.< Less
Recruiting volunteers is always a challenge and this 17-page e-book will help you do it successfully. It will show you detailed step-by-step how to create a brochure that explains the event... More > volunteers are needed for, why they should participate and exactly what they are needed to do. People don't volunteer because they don't care, or aren't interested, or are lazy--in the church it is more often because we haven't really communicated the importance of it or have given people the directions they need to do it successfully! This book will guide you and inspire you to recruit in a way that will bless your people and help your church.< Less
This 31-page reproducible collection of PDFs contains articles for pastors and church leaders, reproducible bulletin inserts for Lent, Easter, and follow-up, plus bookmarks, and a GREAT handout for... More > Resurrection Cookies that has the recipe, how-tos, and Bible verses. This collection has material on CD and some that isn't and is easier for folks who don't want to wait--download today and get started printing for Easter!< Less
Halloween is not only a great time for outreach, but, as this book will show you, a time to creatively share your faith. This book contains advice, resources, a detailed case study of how to be sure... More > you have enough volunteers and how to do effective brochures. If you get the download version, you’ll have ready-to-print PDF Halloween communications: invitation cards, postcards, bulletin inserts, registration forms, and follow-up cards for your most effective Halloween outreach ever. The print version has the same material, but all the images are in black and white. The CD that goes with this book is highly recommended because it contains all the files in full-color PDF format AND the editable MS Publisher files. It also contains 5 short MP4 videos you can use in your outreach and 3 longer training videos. Learn from the book, and then with the CD, personalize, reproduce the communications, and have an effective Halloween outreach!< Less
Church Business and Invitation Cards combine PR, outreach, caring and information all in one. This book has overview information, production ideas, samples of various kinds of cards, plus lots of... More > samples of real cards used in a variety of churches.
*** This special edition also contains the position paper: Why Newspaper Ads Don't Work and Three Alternatives that Do--and Church Business Cards are one of them.< Less
Writing to reach people today means you have to unlearn many of the things you did when you were writing in school. In that setting you wrote for your teacher, you padded things (to get to the... More > required number of words), you used big words to impress.
That may have worked for your teacher, but it doesn't work today either on paper or on the web. People today are very busy, but that doesn't mean you quit writing materials with significant content for them.
This book, which is a collection of 36 pages of Yvon Prehn's most helpful articles on writing will enable you to write visually, write in levels, and write with a tone that will accomplish the message goals of your church or ministry. The advice in the book works for both paper or web-based communications.< Less
WordPress.com is incredible, FREE software that you can use to create church, ministry, or personal websites with. This 17-page e-book walks you step-by-step with how to do the basics. You do not... More > need to be a tech geek to do this. Anyone with a computer, access to the internet and basic email or word-processing skills can create a free, great-looking website or blog.< Less