Created paid and organic social media advertising for a church leadership and renewal conference put on by my client, Church Anew.
Short introduction video for the beginning of worship gatherings at a church in Decatur, GA. Wanted to set the tone and capture images from the local community to root this new church start-up in the area. Shot on iPhone 12 Pro, edited with DaVinci Resolve.
Video for a $4.2 million dollar fundraising campaign for a church in Tallahassee, FL. Interview segments filmed on a Panasonic HVX200 camera and edited in Final Cut Pro.
Some of the worship presentation graphics we have created for churches over the years. Designed in Canva or Photoshop.
Marketing flyer for an old peach packing shed turned event venue located in Inman, SC. Photographs provided by the owner. Designed in Canva.
Annual giving campaign video for 2021 at Common Table in Decatur, GA. The purpose of the video was to cast the vision and inspire financial engagement in the midst of a challenging year.
Wrote the copy and guided the overall design aesthetic for the 2020 Annual Report for Common Table, a non-profit and faith community in Decatur, Georgia.
Crafted a variety of postcards to hand out at events to publicize Spirit of Joy Lutheran Church in Orlando and their college campus ministry, The Current. Designed in Photoshop.
Created video, print, and digital collateral for Spirit of Joy Lutheran Church’s fundraising campaign in 2010. Here is the campaign brochure and a poster that was displayed in the church building to introduce people to the goals of the campaign and keep them front of mind every weekend. Designed in Adobe Photoshop.
Updated the logo and marketing collateral for an annual church renewal conference in Orlando, FL called Ignite the Church. Designed with Adobe Illustrator and Canva. Old Logo and Flyer Revised Logo and Flyer
Every new beginning comes with some other beginning’s end. – Semisonic / Closing Time. Just a few months ago I preached my own take on that line from Closing Time that went like this: God is always writing new beginnings into the endings of our lives. Maybe not as cool as the Semisonic lyric but just as… Read More »Writing Sample: Lessons in Endings and New Beginnings
I’ve had a post about women as preachers and leaders in the Church in my drafts folder for a few months now. Laura and I moving to Georgia had me focused on other things. But then a pastor/writer/speaker from Minneapolis named John Piper said some things and gave me the inspiration I needed to finish! Cliffs Notes version:… Read More »Writing Sample: That Time Jesus Told A Woman To Preach To Men
I don’t mean to start the new year on a sad note, but I just got an email from a co-worker sharing the ESPN article about Tyler Trent’s death. If you don’t know about Tyler, he’s the 20-year-old Purdue superfan who has inspired thousands while battling cancer for the past 5 years. If you haven’t seen this powerful… Read More »Writing Sample: Tyler Trent And Light In The Wilderness Of Life
Today I was ready to write a scathing tirade against anyone opposing immigration and the welcoming of refugees into this country. I had a nice first draft but, as my wife so kindly reminded me, that would be missing the point! As I’ve thought about it, I’m not as much frustrated with the conversations and… Read More »Writing Sample: What to do When Fear is Winning