Get Up To Speed On AI For Churches

AI learning is just a click away.

It’s easy to move from intimidation into innovation.

In today’s world, not embracing AI isn’t playing it safe; it’s stalling the future. The good news is that as a church leader, you don’t have to be a techie to leverage AI; it’s more about embracing a culture of learning and adaptability. And AI NEXT is here to help.

With the current AI revolution we’re living through, productivity, ethics, job evolution, privacy, and security — all of these things aren’t side notes; they’re the main plot.  And the Church — your church — has the opportunity to explore the issues that matter thoughtfully, formulate your own contextualized approaches, and find ways to develop more disciples in your own community.

AI NEXT is here to help you navigate this disruptive force that Church leaders must be prepared to address going forward. Join us!

  • Generative AI Explained

    Learn the basics so that you can move from intimidation to inspiration

  • Learn Best Practices

    Understand how to approach AI so your ministry can flourish like never before

  • Discover New Tools

    Cut through the clutter and find the AI solutions that support your ministry objectives

  • Practical Applications

    Get a glimpse into how peers and practitioners are using AI for good today


Discover How Churches Are Leveraging AI In Ministry Today​

Churches Nationwide Are Harnessing AI. Find Out How. This comprehensive survey, conducted by Exponential AI NEXT, provides valuable insights from over 650 church leaders across 20+ denominations.

Here’s what’s inside the FREE report — 

  • The percentage of churches using AI tools for ministry-related purposes
  • The top ways churches are utilizing AI, from content creation to data analysis
  • How church leaders view the potential of AI to enhance discipleship
  • The biggest challenges and concerns around AI adoption
  • Plans and budgets for AI training and education


Join Kenny Jahng, Director of AI NEXT, and Carrie Williams, Executive Director of Exponential NEXT, for an informative and action-oriented discussion on the State of AI in the Church.

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As a church leader, you don’t have to be a techie to leverage AI; it’s more about embracing a culture of learning and adaptability. And AI NEXT is here to help.

In this conversation Kenny and Carrie explore the key results and discuss next steps for those interested in leveraging AI for ministry work. Learn more about the implications for your team and explore how you can harness the power of AI while navigating the ethical considerations and practical challenges

Don’t get left behind in the AI revolution. Prepare your church to leverage powerful tools for greater impact and efficiency in your mission. Download the FREE 2024 State of AI in the Church Survey Report.

NEW Video Series: AI for Churches 101

Basics of AI For Church Leaders

Interested in discovering how AI can enhance your ministry? Join our “AI for Churches 101” video series. We will cover a range of topics, offering insights into how Generative AI can support your church work and activities.


Join our workshop to explore innovative ways to elevate your church’s designs and videos using Artificial Intelligence. This session is designed to provide you with three practical strategies to harness AI tools, improving the quality and impact of your media content. Whether you’re looking to create more engaging series graphics, dynamic social media posts, or inspiring video content, this workshop will equip you with the knowledge to utilize AI effectively in your church’s digital ministry.

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Kenny Jahng

Director of AI NEXT

Kenny Jahng is editor-in-chief at and the founder of

Kenny is passionate about helping ministry leaders use technology to scale personal relationships for the Gospel. He is a Certified StoryBrand Guide and the founder of Big Click Syndicate, a strategic marketing advisory firm — focused on helping Christian leaders build audience engagement engines using digital strategies. His past experience includes serving as church online and innovation pastor for one of Outreach Magazine’s fastest-growing churches in America. Kenny earned his M. Div. at Princeton Theological Seminary and MBA at Columbia Business School. You can connect with Kenny on LinkedIn and Instagram or inside the AI for Church Leaders Facebook Group.