Changes to This Site

It seemed to me to be a good idea to do what I can to improve the existing resources for iChurch webmasters during my final months in post. Therefore, I thought I’d begin by updating this site. The forum has been imported into a new, better plugin (without losing any of your posts!) – we’re […]

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Constance Coltman Resource

You may be aware that this week we are celebrating the 100th anniversary of the ordination of Constance Coltman, the first woman to be ordained in a mainstream British denomination. In case any of you are planning articles or other items on your website relating to this event, you may be pleased to know that […]

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How to add the Daily Devotions from the United Reformed Church to your website

  You may or may not be aware that there are now daily reflections, written by all kinds of contributors, made available by the United Reformed Church as emails (you can subscribe here to receive them: http://devotions.urc.org.uk/) – and now you can also find them on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/URCDailyDevotions/. Some iChurch webmasters have indicated an interest […]

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The Future of iChurch

Dear iChurch Webmaster, Over recent months you may have been aware that I have been continuing to look after the iChurch project, in a fixed-term contract, ending today (31st August). I am pleased to be able to update you now with the latest news, which is that: I will continue in this capacity for a […]

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What Now for iChurch?

In the light of the announcement of the decision to close the Windermere Centre, some of you have been getting in touch to ask what will happen to your websites. In this post, I’ll try to answer those questions, as far as I am able. iChurch is no longer administratively part of the Windermere Centre. […]

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Making Friends With Search Engines

I’ve been meaning to do this for ages, so I’m very pleased to be able to announce that I’ve created a new iChurch helpsheet for you, this time on the subject of SEO (Search Engine Optimisation). It’s something that often seems scary, and perhaps a bit mystical, to beginners, but actually, it’s not really very […]

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Updates from iChurch HQ!

Hi everyone, I thought I might start blogging here a little bit, as a way of keeping in touch with the iChurch network as a whole. It’s difficult to keep up with contacting everyone individually all the time (there are quite a lot of iChurch webmasters now!), and I thought you might appreciate some information, […]

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iChurch Training Coming Up

View the HTML Version   This email contains information about iChurch training courses View this email in your browser (http://us2.campaign-archive2.com/?u=c65ef5e5546ef57110622bbf0&id=3732946476&e=[UNIQID]) ** Training Courses ———————————————————— ** Coming up soon ———————————————————— Dear friends, Several of you have expressed an interest in taking an iChurch training course, so I thought I’d write to let you know the details […]

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Important iChurch News: Security Vulnerabilities

View the HTML Version   This email contains important information about iChurch security risks View this email in your browser (http://us2.campaign-archive1.com/?u=c65ef5e5546ef57110622bbf0&id=72d959b2ab&e=[UNIQID]) ** Security Vulnerabilities ———————————————————— ** We need to keep our software up to date ———————————————————— First of all, I’d like to check: are you still the person looking after the iChurch website? We have […]

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Your iChurch Account

View the HTML Version   This email contains news about iChurch updates and training View this email in your browser (http://us2.campaign-archive1.com/?u=c65ef5e5546ef57110622bbf0&id=06b88cfd1b&e=[UNIQID]) ** Lots of updates ———————————————————— ** WordPress is getting even better ———————————————————— The clever folk over at WordPress have been continuing to develop the platform, with some really impressive updates over recent months. WordPress […]

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