Author: djchuang

  • a list of churches with visual arts ministry

    a list of churches with visual arts ministry

    Here’s a list of churches that make space for artists to share their visual arts beyond a worship service by fostering community, have art galleries, have creative collaborations, have more…

  • Best resource for Asian American elderly care

    Best resource for Asian American elderly care

    How do we care for Asian American elders? This is a personal question for me and my wife, as my in-laws are into their 80s and we’ve had to struggle through more issues and challenges beyond our imagination. And we’re finding that our peers and many others face similar challenges elderly seniors who are Asian…

  • Comfort for the Uncomfortableness with Mental Health

    Comfort for the Uncomfortableness with Mental Health

    Thanks to Chinese Bible Church of Maryland (in Rockville) for hosting its first Asian American Community Mental Health Conference on November 4, 2023. I was honored to share a keynote message titled, “Comfort for the Uncomfortableness with Mental Health.” Also, you can watch the entire morning session with opening remarks from Tim Tang, and another keynote from…

  • influential pastors that the next generation are watching

    influential pastors that the next generation are watching

    In our extra-polarized American society, who will be the role model and moral compass for the next generation? Whether we’re looking for churches that are effectively reaching millennials or Gen Z, or being inter-generational or multi-generational, it’s a challenging time to develop one’s preaching skills, to pastor a local church, and to build a good…

  • what’s new with DJ Chuang in 2024

    what’s new with DJ Chuang in 2024

    2023 is ending up with several miraculous divine provisions, after launching Christian Asian Mental Health to advance compassion and care through Asian American faith communities..

  • How to Receive Online Donations without Fees

    How to Receive Online Donations without Fees

    For smaller nonprofits, charities, churches, and ministries that are working hard to minimize any overhead, even a small percentage for transaction fees are perceived as a barrier to using an online donation platform. For example, when a donor gives $100 online, your nonprofit gets $96.80 or less. Although, there is ample data and evidence to…

  • empowering Asian American Christian women

    empowering Asian American Christian women

    Several efforts are doing great things to empower Asian American Christian women in many ways, like in the area of leadership development, developing their voices, forming communities, and so on.

  • a list of Christian PR firms

    a list of Christian PR firms

    Communicating in today’s world requires more savvy than ever, and that’s one of the main roles for Public Relations (PR) firms that work with Christian organizations, nonprofits, and even some churches and ministries. One of the major brands in Christian PR closed its doors back in 2019— In 2019, Mark DeMoss closed his PR firm,…

  • 3 options for nonprofit cultural change

    3 options for nonprofit cultural change

    Recent conversations spurred on this short take on how to change a nonprofit’s organization’s culture, whether someone should stick around to change over time, or to start something new from scratch. Oh, let’s say the topic was diversity and they’d like to see the nonprofit organization become a safe place that values diverse people of…

  • DEI as markers of churches known for Belonging

    DEI as markers of churches known for Belonging

    Dr. Arthur L. Satterwhite III explained: Diversity, equity, and inclusion should matter to us because they are the outworking of a critical truth embedded deeply within the Christian faith.

  • Do you know who is the ultimate prompt engineer?

    Do you know who is the ultimate prompt engineer?

    We are fast entering this age of artificial intelligence, with big data feeding into machine learning, and the aggregated data becoming useful for collective computing to anticipate the human tendencies and pattern recognition of common answers to frequently asked questions. It dawned upon me during a recent conversation, that we are moving from flat 2-dimensional…

  • Convert URLs to Clickable Links Automatically in WordPress

    Convert URLs to Clickable Links Automatically in WordPress

    Here’s some different WordPress Plugins that automatically convert URLs into clickable links without your having to do the extra work of selecting the text of every link and turning it into a clickable link, if you know what I mean. In other words, you should be able to just type (or copy/paste) a URL while…