What Makes for a Great Church Creative/Communications Director?
A great church creative director is equal parts brand ambassador, storyteller, metaphor maker, creative coach, and strategist.
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For churches that are either looking into creating a comprehensive communications strategy, or planning for an overhaul of that strategy, this report will offer valuable insight.
This morning, I changed a sentence of copy on an ad, I approved a new sound effect on an animation, I watched a video in production and made comments, and I listened to one of our team members vent about a workflow problem.
5) A great church creative director doesn’t just solve problems, but makes sustainable strategies.
I am a champion of good workflow. I don’t want to just solve the problem, but fix it so that my world becomes a machine that runs on its own. In fact, I identified 8 Big Steps you can do to help your department run like a finely oiled machine from concept to publication. If you do this well, you’re no longer solving the problem of the week, but focusing your energy on developing great ideas. This process takes up to seven years, as I outline here.
What do you think makes for a great church creative director?
Latest ResourceWorship Facilities Magazine, March-April 2018
The March-April 2018 issue of Worship Facilities Magazine offers articles about how to prepare, prevent and respond to church violence, a look into what church management software can do for your church community, and a piece on how a once popular nightclub venue was transitioned to become Shoreline Church's new home.