Digital Church is the largest annual event where Pastors, Church Workers and Christian Organizations are trained and equipped with digital marketing solutions, online tools and technological innovations to enable them to promote their ministries, spread the gospel, manage their activities and reach out to their target audience.
Digital Pastors Breakfast
Focus will be placed on the need for Churches and Christian Organizations to integrate and implement digital marketing tools and strategies respectively into their activities and management. Additionally, the Churches will be taught how they can use digital solutions and technologies.
The mobile platform is becoming the primary channel for accessing digital applications and social media platforms. Participants will be taught how to use the mobile platform to engage their target audience and also broadcast their contents. Mobile messaging, mobile apps, QR codes and SMS marketing are some of the areas which will be covered.
This is a special session which will feature Church Management applications and software the participants can use to manage their members, departments and Church services. Developers of the apps and solutions will do short presentations as well as exhibit their apps.
Churches and the organizations will be trained in how to sell books, sermons, DVDs and CDs, as well as collect payments via their online assets using Online Payments or Mobile Money. Accounts will be created for the Churches who wants to start collecting payments online or via Mobile Money.
Podcasting is smart way of broadcasting your messages in audio forms to diverse audience across the nations of the world. Participants will learning how to publish audio contents as podcasts, how to manage and promote podcasts. They will learn how to do electronic publishing of books as well.
Since content is the life of online interactions, participants will be treated to the various content types, formats and contexts to use to interact with their audience and package their messages. They will also learn how to develop and manage contents across the various digital marketing channels. Participants will learn the power of photography and its role in communicating the brand or messages of the church.
Experts and strategists will teach the technical teams from the participating Churches on how to manage projections during Church services and also broadcast across various channels. They will learn how to do live video streaming to Facebook, Periscope, YouTube and their websites.
One key requisite requirements for becoming a Digital Church or Christian Organization is having a fully-equipped, resourced and managed Digital Media Department. They will be taught the resources, equipment and competences needed to setup and manage the Digital Media Department. Discount deals will be arranged with partner companies and suppliers for the participating Churches.
Participants will learn how communication is critical in creating an endearing and engaging presence across their digital assets. They will learn how to develop and implement communication plans for their ministries.
Who Can Attend
- Churches: The major Orthodox and Charismatic
Churches who need to use technology and innovative solutions to manage their huge membership, management team and branches across the country and nations.
- Christian Organizations: These are organizations which promote Christian Religion or use Christian principles to provide services to their target audiences.
- Tech Equipment and Software Retailers: Businesses, companies and institutions who retail Digital Media equipment, applications and software to Churches and Christian Organizations.
Digital Church Summit 2019 will take place at The Swiss Spirit Alisa Hotel, Accra on Thursday 30th May, 2019.
Some Images From Digital Church Summit – First Edition.