Chris Forbes is the founder of Ministry Marketing Coach. He speaks and writes on thesubjects of ministry marketing, faith-based nonproﬁt marketing, social marketing, andGuerrilla Marketing for nonproﬁts.
This e-book is the collaborative eﬀort of so many people that I have lain awake at night fearingIwouldforgetsomeonewhohashelped.IfIhappentoforgetyou,pleaseforgiveme!Ihavehadsomuchfunputtingthisprojecttogetherwithyou!Icouldnothavedoneitwithoutmorethana little help from my friends.What started out as a simple series of blog posts has turned into ahandy guide for launching an eﬀective Facebook ministry, thanks to you. ToGodbetheglory!ThankstomywifeAngelaandthreedaughtersHannah,Sarah,andRebekah,whomakemylifeajoyandenduremeworkingfromhome!ThankstoRickPresleyforhisextra-mile attitude and encouragement in shaping and tweaking the manuscript.David Gagnéthedesign coach atMinistryMarketingCoach.comis always there to make me look good with thegraphicsinthee-book.Thanksalsogotothehelpfulsuggestionsandnetworkingdoneonbehalf of this project to my new Facebook friend Cynthia Ware. Greg Atkinson wrote an excellentforeward.Ilookforwardtothereleaseofhisnewbook!AaronLeehelpedcompilethetestimoniesfrom the Facebook for Pastors group. Thanks to all the people from the group who have sentideas,comments,wallposts,andtheirstoriesofhowtheyuseFacebookinministry.NeilCoxhasbeen a faithful encourager to all people who use the internet in ministry including me.Mostofallthanksforallyoudo,KenSurritte,forthechildrenatriskallaroundtheworld.Thisbook isdedicatedtoyourkids! Maytheysleeptonightinawarm,safeplacewithfullstomachsthankstoallthepeoplewhowillsupportHeartsandHandsInternationalnowthattheyareawareofyourwork.