The Church Marketing Ideas Podcast with Adam McLaughlin
Ben Stapley: The value and production of video on Social Media

Ben Stapley: The value and production of video on Social Media

March 17, 2020

For over 20 years Ben has created & captured moving and memorable moments for individuals, non-profits & corporations across the globe. He also serves on the Executive Team at Christ Fellowship Miami as the Weekend Experience Director overseeing the production, worship, creative, communication, online and guest service departments.

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Kyler Nixon: Helping your church guest overcome the fear of visiting.

Kyler Nixon: Helping your church guest overcome the fear of visiting.

February 25, 2020

As a StoryBrand Certified Guide, Kyler helps churches create memorable brands, effective websites, and clear marketing so they can reach more people. Kyler is from beautiful Madison, Wisconsin but serves organizations all across the country. Learn more about Kyler at kylercreative.com or on Instagram at @kylercreative.

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Jeremiah Bartlett: How to equip our people to invite friends

Jeremiah Bartlett: How to equip our people to invite friends

February 12, 2020

Jeremiah Bartlett is the communications director at Southside Church just south of Atlanta, Georgia. Jeremiah has been fortunate to serve churches from 50 - 10,000 attendees over the last 15 years. He is a family guy who loves talking about Jesus, digital marketing, and all things coffee.

On today's episode, Jeremiah talks with Adam about no only equipping your people with the tools to invite friends, but encouraging them and walking them through the steps necessary to see success.

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11: Matt Morrison talks church websites (common mistakes and easy fixes!)

11: Matt Morrison talks church websites (common mistakes and easy fixes!)

February 4, 2020

Matt Morrison, from Tithe.ly Sites talks church websites, including mistakes, easy fixes and helping your website guests plan a visit.

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Show notes for today: ChurchMarketingIdeas.com/011

10: Tyler Smith talks about 3 mistakes churches make with their guest follow up strategy

10: Tyler Smith talks about 3 mistakes churches make with their guest follow up strategy

January 28, 2020

Tyler Smith, Co-Founder of Text in Church talks about the guest follow up strategy that over 17,000 churches have used to build trust in their community.

Text in Church is putting on a free conference in February 2020 called "Engage" - all about using technology at your church. Register for free: ChurchMarketingIdeas.com/engage

 

Show notes: ChurchMarketingIdeas.com/010

09: Brady Shearer talks about 5 mistakes he sees in Church Communications

09: Brady Shearer talks about 5 mistakes he sees in Church Communications

January 23, 2020

Brady Shearer is the CEO of Pro Church Tools and creator of Nucleus; Helping churches navigate the biggest communication shift in 500 years.

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Show Notes: ChurchMarketingIdeas.com/009

08: Phil Cooke discusses his book “The Way Back: How Christians blew our credibility, and how we can get it back.”

08: Phil Cooke discusses his book “The Way Back: How Christians blew our credibility, and how we can get it back.”

January 21, 2020

Phil Cooke talks with Adam McLaughlin about his book "The Way Back: How Christians Blew Our Credibility, and how we can get it back." (The Way Back is co-authored by Jonathan Bock).

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Founder and CEO of Cooke Media Group, Phil Cooke has produced media programming in nearly 70 countries. He’s produced many of the most influential Christian TV programs in history, and his book “The Way Back: How Christians Blew Our Credibility and How We Get it Back” challenges Christians to confront the real reasons our faith is losing influence in the culture. He's been called “one of the most innovative communicators of our generation.”

This week's show notes: https://ChurchMarketingideas.com/008

07: Rich Birch discusses his book: Church Growth Flywheel

07: Rich Birch discusses his book: Church Growth Flywheel

January 16, 2020

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Rich Birch is one of the early multi-site church pioneers in North America. He led the charge in helping The Meeting House in Toronto to become the leading multi-site church in Canada.

In addition, he served on the leadership team of Connexus Church in Ontario, a North Point Community Church Strategic Partner. He has also been a part of the lead team at Liquid Church - a 6 location multisite church serving the Manhattan facing suburbs of New Jersey. Liquid is known for an innovative approach to outreach and community impact.

Rich is passionate about helping churches reach more people, more quickly through excellent execution. He has a weekly blog and podcast that helps with stuff you wish they taught in seminary at www.unSeminary.com. His latest best-selling book is "Church Growth Flywheel: 5 Practical Systems to Drive Growth at Your Church" is an Amazon bestseller in the Church Leadership category. He lives with his wife, Christine and his two teenaged in Central Ontario with their Rory.

Show Notes: https://ChurchMarketingideas.com/007

06: Phil Bowdle: How can we rethink the assumptions we’ve been making about Church Communication?

06: Phil Bowdle: How can we rethink the assumptions we’ve been making about Church Communication?

January 14, 2020

Phil Bowdle: How can we rethink the assumptions we've made about church communication?

Phil recently released a best-selling book “Rethink Communication: A Playbook to Clarify and Communicate Everything In Your Church” and can often be found speaking at conferences or consulting with churches helping them rethink communication for the church.

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Show Notes: ChurchMarketingIdeas.com/006

 

 

05: Barbara Carneiro - How to avoid “Shiny New Object” syndrome and focus on the tools we have

05: Barbara Carneiro - How to avoid “Shiny New Object” syndrome and focus on the tools we have

January 8, 2020

Barbara Carneiro, from Word Revolution and 4:12 Labs, gives us a behind-the-scenes look at a document her team uses called a "Tool Shed" to track, organize, and explore tools that may be helpful for their team. She tells us how to use a toolshed document to avoid time-wasting with checking out new tools, and to see how much we're spending each month on tools.

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Show notes: ChurchMarketingIdeas.com/005