IG TV is Here & What This Means for Your Church: Podcast 251

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Instagram has made some noise this week with its unexpected launch of IG TV. Join Nils and Nick in this podcast as they talk about what opportunities IG TV provides churches with and where this might lead us.


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Show Notes:

Instagram App

Instagram TV Launch

Engaging with People on Social Media Conversation with Autumn Miles: Podcast 250

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For Autumn Miles, social media is home. In this episode of the podcast, Nils and Nick are joined by Autumn Miles in a conversation about how social media can be used as an avenue to reach people for Christ and meet the needs of those who need Him most.

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Show Notes:

Autumn Miles Website

Autumn Miles Facebook

Autumn Miles YouTube

Autumn Miles Instagram

Discerning Your Calling: Conversation with Stephen Baldwin: Podcast 249

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Being in this world, but not of it – this is what well known Hollywood actor Stephen Baldwin is driven towards. Listen to Nils Smith and Nick Runyon as they talk with Stephen about how he presses forward in his 10-year ministry, charity and other Christ-centered initiatives with boldness.

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Show Notes:

Stephen Baldwin

@StephenBaldwin7

@stephenbaldwin7

Heaven How I Got Here, A Night With the Thief on the Cross

Building Faith-Based Communities through Facebook Groups with Nona Jones and Bishop Joseph Walker: Podcast 248

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In this episode of the podcast, Nils and Nick are joined by Nona Jones of Facebook’s faith-based projects and Bishop Joseph Walker of Mt. Zion Church in Nashville. Listen as they talk about an exciting project they are launching in making technology and faith communities work together towards building the Kingdom.

 

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Show Notes:

Nona Jones Facebook

Nona Jones Linkedin

Open Door Ministries Facebook

Bishop Joseph Walker

Mt. Zion Nashville Website

Mt. Zion Nashville Facebook

Mt. Zion Baptist Church App

Leading Creatives With Phil Cooke: Podcast 246

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Phil Cooke, co-author of “The Way Back: How Christians Blew Our Credibility and How We Get It Back”, joins Nils, Nick, and Chad in a conversation about his newly launched book and shares some tips for creatives and Christians as they engage on social media.

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Show Notes:

Phil Cooke

Phil Cooke Twitter

Phil Cooke Facebook

Phil Cooke Instagram

Phil Cooke LinkedIn

Phil Cooke YouTube

Phil Cooke Vimeo

A Conversation with Casey Helmick about Getting Started with Social Media : Podcast 245

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From creating a website that featured local photography in a small town in North Carolina to now being a top innovator in social media and digital marketing, Casey Helmick reveals the ‘most important-least important’ principles and practices in social media and talks about how they can be valuable to your organization today.

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Show Notes:

Squarespace

Casey Helmick Facebook

Casey Helmick Twitter

Casey Helmick Instagram

Casey Helmick Linkedin

Casey Helmick Website

Debating Mobile Apps and Church Websites with Brady Shearer: Podcast 244

We have 168 hours each week with an average of one hour spent at a church service on Sunday, but how do we seize the remaining 167 hours for our churches to make a greater impact? In this podcast, Brady Shearer, creator of Pro Church Tools and Nucleus, joins us in an in-depth conversation about the practicality and power of mobile apps and church websites today.

 

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Show Notes:

Brady Shearer

Nucleus Websites

Pro Church Tools Website

@BradyShearer

@NucleusWebsites

@Storytape

Pro Church YouTube

Talking Facebook Groups with Katie Allred: Podcast 243

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Katie Allred shares the story of how she started the Church Communications facebook group and how she gained nearly 16,000 members just two years into it. Nils Smith and Nick Runyon also take the opportunity to discuss how Facebook groups provide a great opportunity for every church.

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Show Notes:

@katiejallred

Church Communications

Foundations of the First Virtual Reality Church: Podcast 242

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D.J. Soto, founder, and pastor of Virtual Reality Church shares with us his story on how the first VR Church came to life. Nils Smith and Nick Runyon also discuss some of the most controversial questions about the future of the church in a virtual reality world.

 

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Show Notes:

@djsoto

Virtual Reality Church

Virtual Reality

Oculus Rift

HTC Vive

Mark Zuckerberg

Tim Lucas

Liquid Church

@bobbygwald

Life Church

Wired - VR Church

NBC Network

Samsung Gear VR

Discord

Sansar

BlenderVR

Getting Ahead of Vine 2: Podcast 241

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Vine gained so much popularity during its first release in 2013. The sensational app garnered over 200 million active users, yet, it was discontinued by 2016. In December 2017, Dom Hofmann, co-founder of the original app, has announced its comeback with him working on Vine’s successor.  

In this episode, Nils and Nick talk about the possible opportunities the upcoming app can bring and how churches can prepare for its launch.

 

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Show Notes:

Vine

@FinalCutKing

@LoganPaul