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Social Media Church is a podcast for conversations with church leaders about social media, website strategy, and online trends.
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Now displaying: 2016
May 18, 2016
Daniel Hall from SociallyU is on the show this week to talk about Radiohead’s most recent anti-social media marketing tactic with their most recent album. The story is interesting and inspiring to think of creative marketing approaches in reaching your community as a church or non-profit. Daniel Hall is the chief Creative Officer at SociallyU. Holly Tate from Vanderbloemen Search Group is included in this conversation as well. 
 
 
Show Notes:
 
Follow Daniel Hall
About Daniel
Learn Socially
Check out Radiohead's recent album 
Summary of the weeks of promotion from b2bmarketing.net
Follow Holly on Twitter
Check out Vanderbloemen Search Group
May 12, 2016
Nils and Jay talk about how your church can leverage a TV app to accomplish your church’s vision/mission. You need to be thinking about Apple TV, Roku, and even Amazon Fire TV now! The topic of promoting TV apps gets mentioned and a few other helpful topics to get you thinking and dreaming about TV apps. 
 
Visit tvapp.church to see how we can fit this need for your church in an affordable way. 
May 4, 2016

Where do you start with Facebook Live? Jay talks with Aaron Magnuson about how he has been doing Facebook Live at his church and using it in birthday shoutouts. Aaron gives three simple starter steps for you to leverage Facebook Live at your church. They also discuss sports and a few other tangents.

 

Show Notes

Follow Aaron on Twitter

The Grove Facebook Page

How Do I verify my Page?

The Third Wave by Steve Case

Apr 27, 2016
Nils and Jay talk about Facebook’s reportedly Snapchat-like camera app in the works and if it has any chance to draw the committed Snapchat users away. 
 
Tell us what you think by using the #SMCpodcast.
 
 
Show Notes:
 
Facebook's Snapchat-like Camera App
Apr 20, 2016
Jay interviews Alec Tod from Northview Church about being the Online Pastor for the last 6 months and things they've learned from having a church online for 1 year. Alec shares his funnel system for local attenders and those who attend from a far distance. They discuss why they moved from online campus pastor to online pastor and why that was an important culture shift internally.
 
You also need to check out these heatmap tests per Alec’s recommendation. They talk about Alec’s coffee company and a bunch more. 
 
P.S
You need to see Alec’s sweet jean jacket! 
 
Follow Alec on Twitter

 

Apr 13, 2016

Scott Hagan is the author of “The Language of Influence: 500 Insights for Life and Leading” and is on the show this week to talk about social media, his 100,000 liked Facebook Page Note 2 Leaders, church planting, and much more. Scott is the senior pastor of Real Life Church in Sacramento and shares how social media is really just what good teachers have been doing for a long time. Check it out and share any questions/feedback by using the #SMCpodcast.

 

 

Show Notes

 

Check out Scott’ book

Follow on Twitter

Like on Facebook

Check out his website 

Apr 6, 2016

Instagram and Snapchat are two hot apps these days. In this podcast, Jay and Nils review and comment on the latest updates for these apps. Changes always ensue varied consumer reactions. Will these updates make us like these apps better or like them less? One sure thing, though, is that change is always aimed at improvement. Join the show and tell us what you think!

 

We’d love for you to check out Social Media Church on the Apple TV Store and leave a review. Suggest future show topics and SocialMediaChurch.University courses by using the #SMCpodcast.  

 

Show Notes

What’s new on Instagram?

Instagram ads

Don’t miss out on Snapchat updates

 

Get the Snapchat Basics course on SocialMediaChurch.University

 

Follow Nils and Jay on Snapchat:

Nils Smith - nilssmith1

Jay Kranda - jaykranda

 

And on Instagram:

Nils Smith - instagram.com/nilssmith

Jay Kranda - instagram.com/jaykranda

Apr 1, 2016

Tesla announced their mass marked model on 3/31/16 live online. Nils and Jay talk about the event, how it is important for the world, and why Nils was one of the first 100,000 that pre-ordered the car. 

Mar 30, 2016

Nils and Jay are huge fans of online ads. In this podcast, they talk about the various ways and opportunities for marketing churches online. They discuss practical steps for churches to take in order to take advantage of online ads and become more strategic in reaching more people to bring the Gospel to the world more efficiently.

 

We’d love for you to check out Social Media Church on the Apple TV Store and leave a review. Suggest future show topics and SocialMediaChurch.University courses by using the #SMCpodcast.  

Show Notes

Facebook Ads

Google AdWords

Google Grants

Youtube Ads

Instagram Ads

Twitter Ads

Pinterest Ads


Check out Searchable.Church and maximize Google AdWords to make your church more searchable and people become more reachable.

Mar 23, 2016

Jay is the Online Campus Pastor of Saddleback Church. He shares what he does as a leader of the online extension of the church. Nils Smith is the Innovation Pastor of Community Bible Church and his work involves everything online--the websites, social media, online church and the church mobile app. In this podcast, Jay and Nils talk through the nature of forming relationships in small groups online and offline--and the things that happen in between.

 

We’d love for you to check out Social Media Church on the Apple TV Store and leave a review. Suggest future show topics and SocialMediaChurch.University courses by using the #SMCpodcast.  



Show Notes

 

Orbiting the Giant Hairball by Gordon Mackenzie

Saddleback Church Online Campus

Community Bible Church

Small Groups on Purpose by Steve Gladen



Watch video clips of this podcast -

https://youtu.be/xRhULtXSPPY

https://youtu.be/MwuO7nKwsFQ

https://youtu.be/3IAuZXtMuNE

Mar 16, 2016

How has been your experience with Facebook Live? Jay and Nils share their thoughts on this new live video sharing platform. Nils shares his experience in last week’s VaynerMedia event and comments on how VR technology can help churches. Lastly, Jay and Nils review the pros and cons in using Social Automation in social media platforms.

 

We’d love for you to check out Social Media Church on the Apple TV Store and leave a review. Suggest future show topics and SocialMediaChurch.University courses by using the #SMCpodcast.  


Show Notes

 

Apple TV App Store

Social Media Church podcasts on Vimeo

TV App technology for your church

Facebook Live is here

YouVersion Free.Bible

VaynerMedia

Faithbox

Oculus Rift Store, Google Oculus Cardboard

Social Report, Hootsuite



Watch video clips of this podcast -

https://youtu.be/t3oXYsss05g

https://youtNqMv4bmd4u.be/PD

https://youtu.be/P_wGb6fSoO0

Mar 9, 2016

The Social Media Church Podcast has expanded--we are now on TV App! Jay and Nils share tips for churches on video recording, editing and sharing video online live. What’s more? The hosts share their thoughts on how to approach the politics on social media.

 

 

Show Notes

 

TVApp Church

Apple TV Store

Splice for iPhone

GoPro Acquires Splice App

Media Social Platform, Church Online Platform, Libsyn

Periscope

 

Watch video clips of this podcast -

https://youtu.be/YmQtaM5CnWA

https://youtu.be/vHxp0kUCB2A

https://youtu.be/eWPlFIQ2zg4

Mar 9, 2016

Nils and Jay discuss Facebook reactions and talk about the pros and cons to these new reactions. They share updates on The Church Online Platform, TV Apps and talk about Kevin Spacey. They also discuss how online training platform technology changes the game for on-demand training and more!

Suggest future show topics and SocialMediaChurch.University courses by using the #SMCpodcast.  


Show Notes

 

Listen to our previous podcast on Facebook reactions: http://socialmedia.church/podcast/2015/10/13/facebook-reactions-episode-143

 

Church Online Platform

Life.Church LifeGroup

TVApp.church

Kevin Spacey MasterClass

 

Online training platforms:

Trained Up

Kajabi

 

Watch video clips of this podcast -

https://youtu.be/caVuzI1MadQ

https://youtu.be/fCeMY9jieWs

https://youtu.be/ooajdCeqx8k

Feb 24, 2016

Nils and Jay talk about their recent troubles with recording 360 video and virtual reality for their churches. Review of the new SocialMedia.Church blog and university courses.  Jay shares about testing out video blogging. Recent learnings of snap chatting are discussed and the true cost of podcast video. Nils and Jay share an update on their new company TVapp.church and what to expect on March 1st.

Suggest future show topics and SocialMediaChurch.University courses by using the #SMCpodcast.  

 

 

Show Notes

 

Social Media Church Blog

Jay’s Blogging

Sign Up TVapp.church eNews

Social Media Church Basics Course

Social Media Church SnapChat Course

 

Follow Nils and Jay on Snapchat:

Nils Smith - nilssmith1

Jay Kranda - jaykranda


Watch video clips of this podcast -

https://youtu.be/gxm7nw5COR8

https://youtu.be/oqhdRwMIops

https://youtu.be/G955cPRPvQk

Feb 17, 2016

The Co-Founders of ThatChurchConference.com Van Baird and Justin Dean are on the podcast. Van Baird is a board member of the Kula Project and founded Relational Equity (full bio). Justin Dean was formerly the Communications Director for Mars Hill Church in Seattle, leads the DOXA Media Group and Ministry Communicators Association (full bio). We talk about how to tell a story on social media, SnapChat, LinkedIn, and everything in between. Check out ThatChurchConference.com May 3rd in Chicago. Social Media Church listeners get a 15% discount with you use the code “socmediachurch."

 

Sponsor: Snapchat Basic course for only $5



Show Notes

 

Check out ThatChurchConference.com

Follow Van on Twitter https://twitter.com/@vanbaird

Follow Justin on Twitter https://twitter.com/@justinjdean

Snapchat Basic course http://www.socialmediachurch.university/

 

Follow Nils and Jay on Snapchat:

Nils Smith - nilssmith1

Jay Kranda - jaykranda



Watch video clips of this podcast -

https://youtu.be/R7ahbtEzGAU

https://youtu.be/QSVJlqVxGF4

https://youtu.be/JUUe7OjkDrM

Feb 10, 2016

Dave Adamson is the Social Media Director at North Point Church in Atlanta, he joins Jay and Nils to talk about integrating social media strategy in the church. Dave describes what he does as Social Media Director and gives valuable and innovative insight on how to do social media in ministries.



Show Notes

Leave a review on iTunes: https://itunes.apple.com/us/podcast/social-media-church-podcast/id531196999 

 

Connect with Dave Adamson -

twitter.com/@aussiedave

instagram.com/aussiedave/

facebook.com/aussiedaveadamson

 

Sprout Social -http://sproutsocial.com/

Buffer - https://buffer.com/  

Hootsuite - https://hootsuite.com

Zendesk - https://www.zendesk.com/

Peach App - http://peach.cool/

 

Follow Nils and Jay on Snapchat:

Nils Smith - nilssmith1

Jay Kranda - jaykranda



Watch video clips of this podcast -

http://ow.ly/Y9eaQ

http://ow.ly/Y9egj

http://ow.ly/Y9erC 

Feb 3, 2016

Jay, Nils and guest Scott Magdalein talk about online discipleship and technology. Scott is the author and founder of Trained Up, an online learning platform churches use for leadership development and volunteer trainings. Scott shares his thoughts on how online technology has changed how the church can do discipleship online.


Show Notes

 

Trained Up - http://trainedup.org/

Follow Scott Magdalein on Twitter - @ScottMagdalein


AppleTV - http://tvapp.church/

HitRecord - https://www.hitrecord.org/

Treehouse - https://teamtreehouse.com/

Trained Up Library - http://trainedup.org/library/


Follow Nils and Jay on Snapchat:

Nils Smith - nilssmith1

Jay Kranda - jaykranda

Jan 27, 2016
Tony and Devin from Aware3 join Nils and Jay  as they share their thoughts about Mobile & the Church.  Aware3 is a company that helps churches connect with their people. Their branded church apps help ministries drive greater generosity, build strong community and enhance connection beyond Sunday morning. Learn more about their smart, simple mobile solutions for your church here www.aware3.com  
 
Register for this week’s live webinar here (link inserted)
 
 
Show Notes
 
Aware3 - www.aware3.com  
 
Follow Jay and Nils on Snap Chat
 
Nils Smith - nilssmith1
Jay Kranda - jaykranda
Jan 20, 2016

Nils and Jay discuss social networks, Peach App and Snapchat. Learn more about this fun and simple app that can help you grow your network and reach out to your community. 

 
Feel free to join us and go to SocialMedia.Church to join our webinar!
 
Show Notes:
 
 
Snapchat:
  • Follow Nils at: nilssmith1
  • Follow The Whitehouse at: whitehouse
Jan 13, 2016
Jay interviews Jimmie Davidson who is the lead Pastor of thebrooks.church. The Brooks is an online church that meets in homes across the globe. They talk about planting an online church, the platforms they use, Facebook being their main platform, and current church planting movements. 
 
Show Sponsor: Social Media Church Basics Course. Sign up at socialmediachurch.university
 
 
Full Bio of Pastor Jimmie
Jimmie Davidson is the founding pastor of Highlands Fellowship Church, one of the largest multi-site churches in America with 4,000 in average attendance. Jimmie is the founder of the Global Glory of God PEACE House where over 300 international business leaders and Pastors have been trained from over 70 nations, touching tens of millions of lives. 
 
Most recently Jimmie served as the Pastor of Global PEACE leading all global missions efforts at Saddleback Church including the planting of 4 Global Saddleback Campuses on four continents including Hong Kong, China; Berlin, Germany; Buenos Aires, Argentina, Manila, and the Philippines. 
 
In addition to all this Jimmie is the Church Planting Catalyst with NAMB in Orange County, CA. Jimmie is using all his training to launch a church, using current technology, fully online and in homes across the globe. 
 
 
Show Notes:
http://thebrooks.church/
https://www.facebook.com/thebrookschurch/
http://www.namb.net
http://www.nilssmithsolutions.com/blog/3-questions-with-jimmie-davidson-launching-a-100-online-church
Jan 6, 2016
On their first episode for 2016, Nils and Jay share their experience with their new technology finds and discuss how to build an effective Online Kids Ministry in today’s generation. Use #SMCpodcast to engage. 
 
 
 
Show Notes:
 
 
Netflix Countdown -http://goo.gl/u9BybB 
 
 
Bible App for Kids - https://www.bible.com/kids
 
Buddy Quest - http://buddyquest.com/
 

 

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