Connect To Pastor For Life Regularly!

October 11, 2008

Want to save a lot of time on your computer every day? Let me introduce you to Google Reader. I use it to track updates on a number of websites each day. I get to choose what sites I subscribe to, and Google Reader lets me know whenever any of those sites has new content. No more surfing from site to site. All the content comes automatically to me.

Ever wondered what this orange icon with the white radio wave-like symbol was all about? That’s an indication that the site you are visiting has an RSS (Really Simple Syndication) feed available. If you have signed up to use Google Reader, you can just click on that button anywhere on the Web and you’ll have the opportunity to subscribe to the content. It’s simple…really simple.

Now, are you ready to give it a test-drive? Let me give you two easy steps to get started.

1. Register for a Google Reader account.

2. Come back to my site and click the “subscribe to RSS” icon.

That’s it. Now you know why they call it “really simple syndication.” Here’s the best part, you can also subscribe to other websites using your same Google Reader account. Let me recommend these RSS feeds (clicking on them here will subscribe you if you have your Google Reader account set up already):

Well, you get the picture. You can subscribe to just about anything you’d like to know about using Google Reader and RSS feeds. The best part? It’s all FREE! I just saved you time and money.

There are other tools that do the same thing; however, Google Reader is a great place to start. Let me know how it works.

Another easy way to connect regularly is to subscribe by email. When you do that, every time Pastor For Life has a new post, you get it delivered in your email inbox. While I personally use Google Reader to follow my feeds, if you’re only following a few, this might be your preferred method of staying connected with us.

For you RSS veterans, what’s your favorite feed aggregator? And, more importantly, what’s your favorite feed?

HT: Tony Morgan

Pastor For Life Makes The Alltop List!

September 11, 2008

We are proud to have been noticed by Guy Kawasaki‘s recent creation, Alltop.com, which is VERY cool. Were listed both here and here. For a new blog, I think this is an especially unique boost for what we’re wanting to do … resource Pastors for a lifetime of life-giving!

Check out the other blogs listed on these pages and give them a good read!

Featured in Alltop

Going LIVE!!

July 7, 2008

After months of off and on work, we are finally ready to GO LIVE with Pastor For Life! I am sending out an email to all Pastors and Church Leaders to ask for their help in getting the word out! However, I realize you may be reading this and I do NOT have your email address.

If you like what you see here, and think it may be helpful to Pastors, may I ask for YOUR help? Would you be willing to send an email to all the Pastors you know (or people who know Pastors) to let them know about Pastor For Life?

By all means, save your time by subscribing to my rss feed to capture every post from Pastor For Life in your feed reader or news reader. I’ll do a post on this soon, as I find many Pastors have no idea what this is and the time it can save.

I would greatly appreciate it any effort you give in moving Pastor For Life to a huge level! Let’s TOGETHER Resource Pastors fro a LIFEtime of Life-Giving! For those who are willing to place us on their blogroll or link to our site, I am certainly willing to consider reciprocating. Please let me know!

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