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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/
 

 

Dec 30, 2015
The SocialMedia.Church Team is launching a blog in January. Jay and Nils introduces David Hearne as the newest member of the team. Learn more about David at http://www.pastordavidhearne.com
 
Show Notes:
 
David’s Recommended Blogs:
Jay’s Recommended Blogs:
Nils's Recommended Blogs:
 
Links:
 
Want to contribute to the Social Media Church’s blog? Use the hashtag  #SMCpodcast and tweet “I want to join the team!"
 
 
Show Sponsor: Purchase the Social Media Church University “Basic Course” for only $25 at http://socialmediachurch.university
Dec 23, 2015
Nils and Jay talk about how you can effectively manage your Social Media Platforms for your Ministries. They also discuss the latest trends of technology and Jay’s experience with Uber. Use #SMCpodcast to share your thoughts and ideas.
 
Show Notes:
 
 
Social Report - http://socialreport.com
 
 
Meet ups -  http://socialmedia.church/episodes/2015/6/23/nestcam-meetupcom-episode-126
Dec 16, 2015
Jay interviews Freddy Cardoza about technology, the church, and the future of seminaries. Jay ask Freddy the following questions:
 
How much should church leaders/pastors think about using technology in their ministry? Should technology be more integrated into colleges/seminaries?

Do you think seminaries will be just as relevant and practical for church leaders/pastors 10 years from now with the growth of online training being available and free?

Should churches being doing more live training in person/on-site or on-demand online training?

What are some creative new trends with technology/online etc. that you think will impact the church/ministries in the next 3-5 years?
 
Show Sponsor: socialmediachurch.university
 
Background on Freddy Cardoza
Freddy Cardoza serves as the Director of the Christian Education Program at Biola University, a leading private Christian university in Greater Los Angeles.  He is the Executive Director for the Society of Professors in Christian Education (SPCE, formerly NAPCE), an organization comprised of ministry professors from some 200 evangelical academic institutions.  Freddy is the husband of Kristin Cardoza and the father of two teenage sons, Dakota and Christian Cardoza.  He resides in Irvine, California.
 
Freddy has a Bachelor of Science at Liberty University, M.A. from Southeastern Seminary, & PH.D. from Southern Seminary and has previously completed all of the coursework for the Doctor of Education. 
 
Freddy has served twenty years in various ministry positions in local churches throughout the South and Midwest, including at leading ministries in Chicago, Kansas City, Omaha, and in Arkansas. These included positions as Student Pastor, College Pastor, Young Adult Pastor, and Executive Pastor roles. Currently in volunteer ministry, Freddy serves as the Discipleship Director at Saddleback Church’s Irvine South campus.
 
Links from show:
http://www.freddycardoza.com/
https://twitter.com/freddycardoza
Freddy Cardoza on Amazon.com
socialmediachurch.university

 

Dec 9, 2015

Nils Smith and Jay Kranda give you a 40 minute preview of session 2 of their www.socialmediachurch.university basics course. The Social Media Church Basics is their Foundations course introducing church leaders to the core social networks and how they are most effectively used for ministry. Nils and Jay don't talk theory, but practical application showing you specific examples and easy to use tools to maximize your time investment when using social media for ministry. The course includes 6 video sessions that are approximately 20 minutes each. The best part of the course is not the video training sessions though, but the interactive comment section where you can engage with Nils and Jay along with the entire Social Media Church Basics community. Purchase the video course right now at www.socialmediachurch.university!

Dec 2, 2015
Pictures rule the newsfeed. You don’t need a professional designer to look like pro anymore. Use shareasimage.com or canva.com. Do you have a website or an app to create great social media graphics? Share with us using the #SMCpodcast tag. 
Nov 30, 2015

In this course you will learn the foundations of social media for the church. This is our 101 Course where Nils and Jay help you to understand the core social networks for ministry, so you can begin using social media in a practical approach. Take our basics course and jumpstart your ministry with our simple strategy! Take the course at socialmediachurch.university today!

 

Overview of Online Course:

  • Getting Started! (21 minutes)
  • Getting to Know Facebook (38 minutes)
  • Getting to Know Other Platforms (38 minutes)
  • Creating Great Content (26 minutes)
  • Managing Social Media (22 minutes)
  • Wrap Up (20 minutes)

 

Get a 50% discount if you sign up for the course before 12/4!

Nov 25, 2015
Nils and Jay answer one common question that Ministries and Church Leaders have when it comes to Social Media, “What Social Networks Are Best For Your Ministry?” They also talk about the new features of Twitter and the exciting features of Virtual Reality. Engage on the show by using #SMCpodcast. 
 
Show Sponsor: TVapp.church
 
Show Notes:
 
-Leadership Network http://leadnet.org 
-Twitter’s New Feature https://goo.gl/CO5bBH
Stay in Tune Using Google Trends http://goo.gl/VPjt1Y
-Twitter.com
-Instagram.com
Nov 18, 2015
Nils is live in Colorado with Jason Caston, Author of iChurchMethod.com talking about how Churches can start building their own websites both on Desktop and Mobile. Jason gives some great tips on how to make it work on a Church’s budget plus the do’s and don'ts of building a website. Engage on the show by using #SMCpodcast
 
Show Sponsor: TVapp.church
 
Show Notes:
 
 iChurchMethod.com
Nov 11, 2015

Nils and Jay talk about recent news of Apple trying out Virtual Reality (VR) with U2, NBA’s experiment with VR, Jack Dorsey jumping into the role of CEO again of Twitter, and Jay’s favorite sports podcast.

 
Show Notes:
#AskGaryVee Episode 154: Chase Jarvis Answers Questions on the Show
Does Virtual Reality Actually Have Potential For The Church?: Episode 121
Apple tries out VR with U2
NBA VR test
Google Cardboard
Plastic VR Headset on Amazon
Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey
ESPN lossing subscribers 
Bill Simmons Podcast
Nov 4, 2015
Jay and Nils talk with the Church Online Pastor at Life.Church (Alan George) about Hubspot and MailChimp automation. The idea to use Hubspot/MailChimp was sparked after Alan rented a DVD from Redbox. They briefly talk about the future of mobile, Apple TV, and Life.Church’s change away from LifeChurch.TV. 
 
*Sponsored by TvApp.Church* > learn how you can win an Apple TV here!
 
Show Notes:
MailChimp automation
HubSpot.com
Follow Alan George on Twitter
- Check out Life.Church’s online services and see Alan in action

 

Oct 30, 2015

Jay and Nils share the special announcement about TVapp.Church and how you can win a new Apple TV for yourself. They dig into feedback from first time users of the new Apple TV, the power of the app store, and more.

Show Notes:

Oct 28, 2015
Jay Kranda is the Vice President of the www.savannahgolfclassic.org. The charity was setup three years ago and in this episode Jay shares learnings from incorporating the charity through Legal Zoom, to building the website, creating an email list, taking donations easily, and everything in-between. 
 
Show Sponsor: TVapp.church
 
Show Notes
"A good friend is silent in grief” blog post by Jay
legalzoom.com
wufoo.com
creativechurchstaffing.com
mailchimp.com
Setting up a self-hosted site on WordPress
paypal.com or stripe.com
Oct 21, 2015

DJ Chuang, the founder and former host for of Social Media Church Podcast joins Nils Smith on this week’s episode. They discuss how they got started with podcasting and DJ's feedback on how Social Media Church has changed under Nils and Jay's leadership. 

 
Show Notes:
 
DJ Chuang on Twitter:  http://twitter.com/djchuang
 
DJ's Chuang Website: http://djchuang.xyz
 
 
Online Church Leaders - http://onlinechurchleaders.com
 
DJ' Chuang's book - http://multiasian.church
 
Oct 14, 2015
Facebook reactions are here! Have you heard about them yet? Facebook is doing a beta in Ireland and Spain and most likely to the rest of the world very soon. To learn all the details listen to this weeks episode. 
 
  • http://goo.gl/aXlgGy
  • http://goo.gl/BQA0vd
Oct 7, 2015
Nils and Jay talk about basic tips for churches to podcast wisely. Got a podcast you want to recommend? Share it with us by using #SMCpodcast hashtag.
 
Show Notes: 
  • libsyn.com 
  • Jay’s mic - http://goo.gl/W5YHWB
  • Nils’s mic - http://goo.gl/B6ICbL
  • Check out The Village Church Podcast - http://goo.gl/7dLcJ
  • Amplify - http://amplifysocial.media
 
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