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October 18, 2019 11 min

Churches have a lot to do -- but what's something that you should always do?

Clearly, this assumes some of the obvious things and is certainly a concept that ministries and nonprofit organizations should also consider.

Listen, as we pivot on Blessing's blog post Of The Things Your Church Should Do -- so give it a read after the pod... Read more

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This week on the podcast, Blessing finds himself on Jeremy's counseling couch.

Just kidding (but seriously).

Do you need some inspiration? Or are you feeling burned-out?

Take a listen to this weeks... therapy session?

Join in the conversation and tell us what you think! Jump in Twitter @ChurchMag using #cmagcast or by email at podcast@churchm.ag and we’ll share it on an upcoming episode.

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October 4, 2019 23 min

Does one size really fit all?

Is it a good idea to use a "Swiss Army knife" tech solution?

The answer may surprise you -- but probably not. ;)

What are some of your favorite all-in-one solutions? Why do you like or dislike all-in-one solutions? Tell us on Twitter @ChurchMag using #cmagcast or by email at podcast@churchm.ag and we’ll share it on an upcoming episode.



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September 27, 2019 18 min

The website is finished.

The Facebook page has been set up.

You've been running the soundboard for years.

Now what? How do you find inspiration? What do you do next? How do you move forward?

Tell us on Twitter @ChurchMag using #cmagcast or by email at podcast@churchm.ag and we’ll share it on an upcoming episode.

Now, let's talk about it!



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September 20, 2019 59 min

This week on the podcast we talk with DJ Soto, a VR Church Planter that leads VR Church.

Believing that faith is renewed as people engage with the good news of God’s love on new technology platforms, D.J. Soto began preaching in the world of virtual reality in 2016. He is now the lead pastor of Virtual Reality Church, a church that is intended to be radically inclu... Read more

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September 13, 2019 15 min

If you're not running regular backups and running an antivirus -- than you are doing wrong.

This week we talk on the podcast about the importance of having these on your church and ministry computers. Not something that requires a lot of attention, but can run without the user really taking notice. An automated system is certainly the way to go.

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September 7, 2019 15 min

This week on the podcast we talk with Andrew -- aka Skaman1978 -- a Twitch streamer that keeps it clean and spreads God's love.

You can learn more about Andrew here, follow him on Twitter, and most importantly -- check him out on ... Read more

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August 30, 2019 18 min

There are many services -- from web hosting to membership management CMS' -- that refer to themselves as, "Christian."

But what does that mean?

A business can't be a Christian -- and does that kind of label even matter when approaching technology?

We dive into this with both feet as we survey the church tech world and the "Christian" services that are marketed as such.

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How are you doing with adopting new technology?

The struggle is real -- we know -- since the very nature of technology is changing and moving forward. So how do you manage that tension?

This podcast isn't geared for the church board member who is always dragging their feet, but more towards those of us that get a little over-excited about new technology.

Share your thoughts on adopting new technology or ask... Read more

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This week on the podcast we talk with Justin Funk from bltn about church bulletins.

Should you stick with paper or go digital? Maybe you've switched to digital and are now second-guessing the decision.

Either way, this is a conversation you'll want to join!

Let us know where you've subscribed or listen. Share your thoughts on church bulletins, or as... Read more

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August 9, 2019 19 min

Have you used FaceApp?

It's the wildly popular image app that can transform your face and "age" your image to see what you will look like in the far future.

It's also been tangled up with pri... Read more

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August 2, 2019 24 min

Is your church, ministry, or nonprofit organization meeting tech-pectations?

What kind of tech is being leveraged and how? What can followers, donors, and potential followers expect?

Never in the history of the world have we had such a large technology gap between generations. Technology is growing faster than ever before and how we use it, view it, and engage with it is critically relevant.

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July 26, 2019 38 min

Do you play video games with your kids?

Do you limit their time?

How about yourself?

This week on the podcast we talk about video gaming with your kids, video games and your kids, and video gaming yourself.

So... game on! 

Share your thoughts or ask any questions you may have via Twitter @ChurchMag using #cmagcast, by email at podcast@churchm.ag, or say something her... Read more

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In this week's episode, we talk about Eric's recent run-in with his lawnmower and what any of that has to do with Church Tech.

Are you careful when approaching something new? Or does your caution cause you to lack action?

Let's talk about it!

Share your thoughts or ask Eric any questions you may have about lawn care safety via Twitter @ChurchMag using #cmagcast, by email at podcast@churchm.a... Read more

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July 12, 2019 24 min

This past weekend, Jeremy and Eric were able to meet face-to-face for the first time!

Yes, that's right, they've known each other since 2011, but it wasn't until 2019 that they finally met in person.

This week they share their experience, thoughts, and reflections over online vs face-to-face friendships.

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To post, or not to post -- that is the question!

Do you mentally "check yourself" before posting on social media?

Do you think about how others will respond to what you share?

Let's discuss! Share your thoughts with us via Twitter @ChurchMag using Read more

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Do you have a platform?

Do you want to expand your reach and influence others?

Do you want to ask yourself why?

Let's discuss! And be sure to message us via Twitter @ChurchMag using #cmagcast, by email at podcast@... Read more

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Take a look behind the curtain of ChurchMag as we talk about how we've managed a multi-author blog for several years.

If you're managing a multi-author blog for a church, ministry, or nonprofit organization, be sure to take a listen!

As for the rest of you? Come join the fun. ;)

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Where do you find inspiration?

Creating content online -- blog posts, newsletters, social media and more -- can have moments of "running dry" on ideas.

So where do you find your inspiration? Have you figured out creative ways to reuse previous content?

We talk about this -- and more!

Be sure to share with us where you find your inspiration and if you've ever had a hard time creating content. Read more

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June 7, 2019 54 min

This week we jump on our mics to discuss this past week's WWDC!

What do you think about the hardware displayed by Apple this year?

Tell us! Reach out to us on Twitter @ChurchMag using #cmagcast, by email at podcast@churchm.ag, ... Read more

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