Category Archives: Christianity

Rebecca Black’s Friday gets a Christian makeover

I don’t know about you but I love a good Christian parody. It serves to show that not all Christians are puritanical, sticks in the mud and – if done well – neatly touch on specific Christian cultural references without … Continue reading

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How Good Friday affects Rebecca Black’s Friday…

By now, I suspect you will have seen Rebecca Black’s debut single Friday. If not, add yourself to the other 21,176,864 witnesses of this televisual car-crash now: The song has been subject to wave after wave of criticism and ill-tempered mockery … Continue reading

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Church and cafes – a Heavenly match

As the independent owner of a cafe, maybe you’re finding it difficult to compete with nearby rival powerhouses such Starbucks or Cafe Nero for a variety of reasons. But have you ever considered your opening hours as a valid weapon … Continue reading

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A Response to ‘Your Testimony is your most compelling content’

My name is Tim, and I’m a “digital humanities” researcher in Sweden, looking at the role of new media in journeys in and out of Christian faith. I’m not an evangelist myself, but I have endured a few testimonies over … Continue reading

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The Digital Story of Nativity and A Social Network Christmas

In case you have missed them, here are two delightful reinterpretations of the Christmas story using the web’s most popular social platforms. Enjoy! This first one is by Portugese digital heroes EXCENTRIC who have very cool, moody filmic music on … Continue reading

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Your most compelling content is your testimony

Last week, during the Social Media for Social Change conference held at All Souls Langham Place one comment in particular stuck with me: Churches need to create quality content To which which my exact immediate thoughts were: Which seems harsh, but I think … Continue reading

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The Natwivity – A novel reinvention of The Christmas Story

The Natwivity is Twitter-based endeavour masterminded by the lovely people at Share Creative in which they will be retelling the Nativity story with a daily tweet throughout December. The Nativity is a well-known story that is celebrated in churches up … Continue reading

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