Nils and Jay talk about volunteer guidelines for a social media in ministry. Nils talks about how to get volunteers, implement policies, and the goal of social media for ministries. They also introduce two new great resources for church leaders: Emotionally Healthy Leader by Pete Scazerro, and 7 Secrets to an Awesome Marriage by Dr. Kim Kimberling.
Nils and Jay discuss the benefits of Online Conferences and some best practices to make the most out of an online conference experience. They also debrief Amazon Prime Day and talk about the importance of not over promising and under delivering.
Nils and Jay have Sean Cannell from YouTubeforChurches.com and talk about video tips for ministry.
- Men's Conference Ad: http://ow.ly/PVnVf
- Sean's Online Video And Social Media Newsletter: http://youtubeforchurches.com
- Goals Video (Created For A Mailer Camping During January): http://ow.ly/PVnVO
- Interview With A 1-Year-Old: http://ow.ly/PVnWP
- Interview With A 2-Year-Old: http://ow.ly/PVnXs
- YouTube Playlist Of Various Church and Ministry Videos To Help Spark Ideas: http://ow.ly/PVnY3
- AT&T Commercial BETTER Series (Life is BETTER in a Group): http://ow.ly/PVnZ9
Nils and Jay talk recent NBA free agency twitter activity, general sport media trends, and the direct learnings the church can take away. Digital tech update on Facebook NewsFeed enhancement, Facebook new logo, Amazon Prime Day, and Window Phone layoffs.
Nils, Jay, and special guest Kenny Jahng talk about the power of leveraging online video courses to help make your church healthy. Kenny and Jay have a brand new video course called SocialMediaJumpStart.tv. They talk through setting up a video course and why you should check out their new resource. You can do your own video courses in a variety of ways. You can host it on YouTube.com, kajabinext.com, rightnowmedia.org, and/or infusionsoft.com. You can use MailChimp.com's workflow trigger email feature as well to host an email video course and/or leverage leadpages.net. To see an example of a video course go to SocialMediaJumpStart.tv and check out Nils video course churchtechnology.guide.
Nils and Jay talk about how the church can learn from Uber and Airbnb about the power of empowering others to leverage the platform however they like and get rid of the middle man. The importance of online reputation is talked about and a couple other items.
Nils and Jay talk about the new Nestcam and how to leverage Meetup.com for ministry. Online Dating gets mentioned. Nils also shares a recent experience from visiting The Tonight Show with Jimmy Fallon.
Jason Morris and Jay talked about using technology to automate people flow from becoming active weekly attenders to core members of your church. Jason shares how westsidefamilychurch.com uses churchcommunitybuilder.com in an creative way.
Nils and Jay talk about live streaming a church service. Everything a church needs to know before live streaming a church service is discussed. Jason Morris (Innovation & Technology Pastor at Westside Family Church) and Jason Caston (author of "The iChurch Method") joins the discussion to bring their church’s experience in live streaming a service.
Nils talks with Jason Caston about virtual reality, augmented reality, mobile beacons, the iWatch, and thoughts on buying twitter followers. Jason Caston is the author of The iChurch Method series (ichurchmethod.com) and the digital platform specialist for The Potter's House of Dallas/T.D. Jakes Ministries. Check out his latest book “The iChurch Method: Digital Mission Field!
Jay talks with Craig Gross the founder of XXXchurch.com. They talk about social media, do's and don'ts online, and the power of online groups. Craig is the author of over 10 books including "Go Small" and "Touchy Subjects".
Jay talks with Chris Rivers from Culture Bus. Social media and the impact of culture get discussed. Chris has a special offer from the Culutre Bus Team for our listeners. Access the resource!
Nils and Jay talk about buying Twitter followers, Facebook likes, and YouTube views. Show sponsor for this episode is CreativeChurchStaffing.com.
Nils and Jay talk with Brandon Cox about social media, church planting, and more. Brandon is the Lead Pastor of Grace Hills Church in Arkanasa. Brandon manages content, community, and social media for Pastors.com, which was started by Pastor Rick Warren. Brandon blogs at Brandonacox.com regularly and has written the book "Rewired".
Nils and Jay talk about starting an online church. Basic questions are addressed and top churches to watched are listed. Sponsor for this episode is SocialMediaMadeEasy.Tv.
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Nils and Jay talked about a TED Talk Chris Milk gave about virtual reality and breakdown how it relates to the church.
Nils and Jay talk through ways to use screen capturing apps and software to empower volunteers and grow a church.
Nils and Jay talk through 1st impressions of Periscope as church leaders. Read Nils blog post on Periscope.
Check out Nils new project "Church Technology Guide".
A great conversation with Chris Tripputi from www.creativechurchstaffing.com.
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