Moving Forward With A New Holy Father

Moving Forward With A New Holy Father

Posted in the Top Stories Forum

“Catholic Marketer”

Since: Feb 13


#1 Feb 20, 2013
Even with today's shocking news of The Holy Father's resignation, Roman Catholic evangelization must continue to move forward. Now is the time to reach out in a way that will bring a positive response.

In yesterday's Gospel message, The Lord stood on a fishing boat telling those gathered, including those who would be disciples, that he would show them how to "fish for men" by going from village to village and spreading the Good News.

How can you effectively 'fish for men' today? Person to person contact is less frequent. We are busy, rushed, tired. We work in cubicles with our heads down communicating on smart phones, tablets and computers. Too little time to reflect. Too little time for God.

But those very mobile devices engrossing our society today are also the perfect "tools" for evangelizing---to encourage active Catholics and bring back inactive or fallen away Catholics, and those that don't have a church to call home.

The modern day church has access to incredible evangelization tools. It can 'cast a net' using today's marketing technologies like text/picture or video messaging, Facebook, Twitter and the like to share the Good News, increase Mass attendance and thereby improve community worship and increase weekly collections.

If you are looking for the best ways to cast your net, let's schedule a time to talk. We help Catholic Churches and organizations become successful "fishers of men".

As WhizFish co-founders, we are active Catholics, Extraordinary Ministers of the Holy Eucharist, and are involved with St. Vincent de Paul and other social justice programs that focus on the poor and downtrodden. I personally serve on the National Marketing Task Force for The Society of St. Vincent de Paul, the world's largest Catholic lay organization.

We are personally and professionally committed to the preservation and growth of the Roman Catholic Church and its beliefs.

Tell me when this thread is updated:

Subscribe Now Add to my Tracker

Add your comments below

Characters left: 4000

Please note by submitting this form you acknowledge that you have read the Terms of Service and the comment you are posting is in compliance with such terms. Be polite. Inappropriate posts may be removed by the moderator. Send us your feedback.

Top Stories Discussions

Title Updated Last By Comments
Prove there's a god. (Mar '08) 24 min trifecta1 904,049
Nicole Brown's BIGGEST MISTAKE: Marrying a Blac... 25 min Doctor REALITY 6
Poll If you're Christain what kind are you? (Oct '07) 29 min HailSatan 11,015
News Roman Catholic church only true church, says Va... (Jul '07) 29 min confrinting with ... 608,719
Why Should Jesus Love Me? (Feb '08) 34 min trifecta1 613,419
Bush is a hero (Sep '07) 36 min HipGnosis 178,337
STATE OF NEVADA!!!!: Don't release O.J. Simpson... 42 min Doctor REALITY 2
The Christian Atheist debate 2 hr Rowan 6,166
More from around the web