Church Marketing

Demographics

Who lives in the neighborhood around the church building? What are the economic realities, the receptivity to religion, preferred style of worship or age and family make-up of the area you are trying to reach? Answers to these questions are only some of the insights congregations receive from MissionInsite. Contact the office of New and Vital Faith Communities to receive a customized, free demographics report. To open your own free account and create your own church specific demographics, register as a first time user of MissionInsite (MI). Click here to download the instructions. (Note: if you open the instructions in Safari on an iPad, be sure to click to open it in another app or you'll not see some important informaiton. We recommend using Adobe Acrobat Reader, which you can download for free in the App Store.)

The following documents will help you understand your demographic reports.

If you would like to enter your church member and constituents, use the two documents below.

Regional Media Center

The Regional Media Center (RMC) http://regionalmediacenter.org/ provides a library of video resources, and other multimedia services, to support the ministry needs of churches in the 21st century.

Membership to this resource is paid for through apportionment giving. When applicable, only a small shipping fee will be billed to your church. Contact the staff of the Regional Media Center (RMC), headquartered in Des Moines, WA at 1-800-755-7710 or media@regionalmediacenter.org to register your church and access the media library. Click here to use the online catalogue search.