1st Church Media Policy
Our Media Ministries department is the center hub for all Church communication, providing access to information via print, visual and social media resources. All publications must go through our Media Ministries office for approval prior to printing.
- The deadline is Tuesday by 5:00 pm
- Event Announcements require advanced notice – Minimum of two weeks prior to event date
- Events Announcements with deadline – Minimum of two weeks prior to deadline date.
Chimes Articles & Announcements:
- The deadline is the 15th of the month before publication.
- The word limit is 500 words
- All articles are to be emailed to email@example.com in a Word doc file.
- Items are accepted on a space available basis, and are subject to editing
- Pictures must be provided by email or on a flash drive
- Design is at editor’s discretion
- Deadline for information is the same for Bulletin announcements.
Events to be included are selected by Media Director, Pastor and Admin Director
Press Release – Thursday of the week prior to desired publication week
Flyers/Posters/Outside Advertisements – require meeting with Media Ministries Coordinator to discuss design layout and printing.
*Please note – charges may apply to cover outside advertising, as well as in-house printing and material costs.