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Podcast 335: The New Lens To Look At Church Through with Ben Stapley

It’s been said that a picture is worth a thousand words - such a cliché, right? 

But the reality is, someone deciding whether to go to your church or not is looking at your social media posts, your content, and the photos of your church community.

So it may be true – photos really do say a thousand words. 

In this podcast episode, our host Aaron Magnuson gets insights from one of The Social Media Church Conference speakers, Ben Stapley on the value of incorporating real-life photos of the people in your church into your social media content. 

P.S. It’s time to look at a new lens for your church growth strategy! Learn more about these strategies when you join The Social Media Church Conference this July 13-15. 

 

Visit the #SMCConference website today!

 

Show Notes:

Aaron Magnuson Facebook

Aaron Magnuson Twitter

Aaron Magnuson Instagram

Aaron Magnuson LinkedIn

Aaron Magnuson Clubhouse

Ben Stapley Website

Ben Stapley Facebook

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Podcast 334: How to Keep Your Brand Relevant Using Social Media with Dawn Nicole Baldwin

Churches, whether we admit it or not, the people we’re trying to reach online are still consumers at heart. And the reality is, they are bombarded with marketing messages and high-quality media everywhere they look.

One of The Social Media Church Conference speakers, Dawn Nicole Baldwin, shares an important conversation about how to keep your brand as a church, relevant using today’s social media platforms with host Aaron Magnuson in this podcast episode. 

P.S. Who wouldn’t want growth as a church? Learn how to manage your social media effectively through strategies and insights from thought leaders and experts in the field in the upcoming Social Media Church Conference! 

 

Visit the #SMCConference website today!

 

Show Notes:

Aaron Magnuson Facebook

Aaron Magnuson Twitter

Aaron Magnuson Instagram

Aaron Magnuson Linkedin

Aaron Magnuson Clubhouse

Dawn Nicole Baldwin Website

Dawn Nicole Baldwin Facebook

Dawn Nicole Baldwin Twitter

Dawn Nicole...

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Podcast 332: Listen to This Before Starting Your Online Community with Sly King

The online space is the most inexpensive campus to grow. Even if you spend on advertising and boosted posts, you’re always within your budget.

There’s no right or wrong way to build your online church community. To help you get started, listen to this podcast episode as one of The Social Media Church Conference speakers, Sly King, shares insights with host, Aaron Magnuson, on building that community to effectively reach more people. 

P.S. More of Sly King and 50+ thought leaders and speakers when you join The Social Media Church Conference this July. This is an event you don’t want to miss!

 

Visit the #SMCConference website today!

 

Show Notes:

Aaron Magnuson Facebook

Aaron Magnuson Twitter

Aaron Magnuson Instagram

Aaron Magnuson Linkedin

Aaron Magnuson Clubhouse

Sly King Facebook

Sly King Twitter

Sly King Instagram

Sly King Linkedin

Sly King Clubhouse

Sly King Email

Sly King Radio

The Worship Center Christian Church

The Social Media Church...

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Podcast 325: Discussing Social Media, Shame, Generosity and More With SMC Founder DJ Chuang

Mental health, generosity, and racism are such important topics for our churches to be covering. Many people we lead are waiting for us to start engaging in these difficult subjects.

Chances are, many churches aren’t talking about these subjects, not because they don’t want to, but because they don’t know how to.

Join our hosts, Aaron Magnuson and Nils Smith in this podcast episode as they break this conversation into chunks with Social Media Church’s Founder DJ Chuang. 

Share your thoughts using the hashtag #SMCPodcast. 

 

Visit the #SMCConference website today!

 

Show Notes:

Nils Smith 

Nils Smith Facebook

Nils Smith Twitter 

Nils Smith Instagram 

Nils Smith Linkedin 

Aaron Magnuson Facebook

Aaron Magnuson Twitter

Aaron Magnuson Instagram

Aaron Magnuson Linkedin

DJ Chuang

DJ Chuang Facebook

DJ Chuang Twitter

DJ Chuang Instagram

DJ Chuang Linkedin

DJ Chuang Podcast: Erasing Shame 

DJ Chuang Podcast: Generous...

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NextDoor Strategy for Church Leaders: Podcast 323

Just when we thought we have enough social media platforms, we see and hear about another emerging application called NextDoor.

Join our hosts, Nils Smith and Aaron Magnuson, as they introduce this newest tool inside our digital toolbox, as well as sharing strategies on how church leaders can maximize this platform to the ever-changing needs of the digital audiences. 

Listen in!

Share your thoughts using the hashtag #SMCPodcast. 

Show Notes:

Nils Smith Website 

Nils Smith Facebook

Nils Smith Twitter 

Nils Smith Instagram 

Nils Smith Linkedin

Aaron Magnuson Facebook

Aaron Magnuson Twitter

Aaron Magnuson Instagram

Aaron Magnuson Linkedin

NextDoor Website

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Intentional Community With James Carmichael: Podcast 322

Churches, how do you measure success? Is it through the number of shares, comments, and likes you have on a post or a video? 

In this podcast episode, The Grove Church’s Senior Pastor, Rev. James Carmichael, shares a conversation with our host Aaron Magnuson about why the true measure of success in churches is reflected on having an intentional community and of people’s lives being transformed. 

Share your thoughts using the hashtag #SMCPodcast. 

Show Notes:

Aaron Magnuson Facebook

Aaron Magnuson Twitter

Aaron Magnuson Instagram

Aaron Magnuson Linkedin

James Carmichael Facebook

James Carmichael Instagram

James Carmichael Twitter

The Grove Church Website

The Grove Church Facebook

The Grove Church Instagram

The Grove Church YouTube

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Why You Shouldn't Hire an Online Pastor: Podcast 320

church ministry Mar 04, 2021


As churches continue to figure out this dynamic communication shift, we are seeing how the internet has become a powerful tool to reach people from near and far.

Listen to this podcast episode as hosts Nils Smith and Aaron Magnuson talk about why your church’s online strategy shouldn’t involve hiring an Online Pastor. At least not at first. Listen in!

Share your thoughts using the hashtag #SMCPodcast. 

Show Notes:

Nils Smith Website 

Nils Smith Facebook

Nils Smith Twitter 

Nils Smith Instagram 

Nils Smith Linkedin

 

Aaron Magnuson Facebook

Aaron Magnuson Twitter

Aaron Magnuson Instagram

Aaron Magnuson Linkedin

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2nd Screen Experience with Nick Ovalle: Podcast 313

church online church Jan 15, 2021

Now that everything has gone digital, in the church space, how can we take off the time barriers, get engagement, and be in a community with our online audience as we share the Good News? 

In this podcast episode, Sandals Church’s Digital Senior Strategist, Nick Ovalle shares insights with host Aaron Magnuson about 2nd screen experience and how churches and ministries can adapt to this online behavior. 

Share your thoughts using the hashtag #SMCPodcast.

Show Notes:

Aaron Magnuson Facebook

Aaron Magnuson Twitter

Aaron Magnuson Instagram

Aaron Magnuson Linkedin

 

Nick Ovalle Facebook

Nick Ovalle Twitter

Nick Ovalle Instagram

Nick Ovalle Linkedin

Nick Ovalle Youtube

Nick Ovalle Twitch

Kingdom One Website

Sandals Church Website

Sandals Church Facebook

Sandals Church Twitter

Sandals Church Instagram

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Preparing for Christmas and Easter with Alejandro Reyes: Podcast 307

church easter Nov 20, 2020

At this point in time, we are not sure if churches will be allowed to gather physically in order to celebrate big events like Christmas and Easter. Our host, Nils Smith together with Church Marketing Summit Founder, Alejandro Reyes shares excellent tips on how churches should prepare for these “SuperBowl” events in the Christian Church space. 

 

Share your thoughts using the hashtag #SMCPodcast.

Show Notes:

Nils Smith 

Nils Smith Facebook

Nils Smith Twitter 

Nils Smith Instagram 

Nils Smith Linkedin 




Alejandro Reyes Facebook

Alejandro Reyes Youtube

Alejandro Reyes Instagram

Alejandro Reyes Twitter

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The Transformation Story With Julia and Demario Tucker: Podcast 300

church communication Sep 08, 2020


The Social Media Church Podcast is celebrating its 300th episode with special guest speakers from Transformation Church—one of the trailblazers of online church ministry globally. Join Nils Smith, Aaron Magnuson, and online pastors Julia and Demario Tucker in a conversation around the milestones of Transformation Church, and how they reached a global audience by utilizing technology, tithing, redefining church cultures, and shifting their perspective and leadership through the years. This and more on this new SMC podcast. 

 

Share your thoughts using the hashtag #SMCPodcast.

Show Notes:

Nils Smith 

Nils Smith Facebook

Nils Smith Twitter 

Nils Smith Instagram 

Nils Smith Linkedin 

 

Aaron Magnuson Facebook

Aaron Magnuson Twitter

Aaron Magnuson Instagram

Aaron Magnuson Linkedin

 

Transformation Church

Transformation Church Facebook

Transformation Church Twitter

Transformation Church Instagram

Transformation Church YouTube

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