This post talks about five easy ways to connect your church to local media groups. It's part of our series on church growth.
Have you noticed that the mainstream media outlets in your town tend to publicize a handful of congregations while largely ignoring the others?
It seems like every newspaper and TV station has a “go-to” congregation and religious leader for each faith. As a result, certain priests, ministers, rabbis and imams are quoted and interviewed over and over....and your voice isn’t being heard.
Have you ever wondered why? As a former newspaper reporter and editor who’s written many stories about churches, I can tell you how to get coverage.