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As a Church, the Body of Christ, we are all called to fulfill the Great Commission given to us by Jesus in this digital era. In order to do that effectively in today's social-media-dominated world, it is important for us to equip ourselves with the knowledge, skill, and understanding of how this online ecosystem works. In The Connected Church Podcast, along with his expert guests, Natchi Lazarus covers practical and strategic topics that will equip the Church for this digital and social media age. Natchi has more than two decades of experience working with nonprofits, churches, ministries, Christian faith-based businesses, and entrepreneurs. In this podcast, he not only uses his experience and expertise from his work to derive solutions to complex digital media challenges that ministries face but as an experienced educator, he also breaks down complex technical topics to simple, doable actionable tasks. Discover why top global nonprofits, churches, and faith-based ventures seek Natchi's help to implement social media ministry strategies for their online and digital media programs.

As a Church, the Body of Christ, we are all called to fulfill the Great Commission given to us by Jesus in this digital era. In order to do that effectively in today's social-media-dominated world, it is important for us to equip ourselves with the knowledge, skill, and understanding of how this online ecosystem works. In The Connected Church Podcast, along with his expert guests, Natchi Lazarus covers practical and strategic topics that will equip the Church for this digital and social media age. Natchi has more than two decades of experience working with nonprofits, churches, ministries, Christian faith-based businesses, and entrepreneurs. In this podcast, he not only uses his experience and expertise from his work to derive solutions to complex digital media challenges that ministries face but as an experienced educator, he also breaks down complex technical topics to simple, doable actionable tasks. Discover why top global nonprofits, churches, and faith-based ventures seek Natchi's help to implement social media ministry strategies for their online and digital media programs.

Location:

India

Description:

As a Church, the Body of Christ, we are all called to fulfill the Great Commission given to us by Jesus in this digital era. In order to do that effectively in today's social-media-dominated world, it is important for us to equip ourselves with the knowledge, skill, and understanding of how this online ecosystem works. In The Connected Church Podcast, along with his expert guests, Natchi Lazarus covers practical and strategic topics that will equip the Church for this digital and social media age. Natchi has more than two decades of experience working with nonprofits, churches, ministries, Christian faith-based businesses, and entrepreneurs. In this podcast, he not only uses his experience and expertise from his work to derive solutions to complex digital media challenges that ministries face but as an experienced educator, he also breaks down complex technical topics to simple, doable actionable tasks. Discover why top global nonprofits, churches, and faith-based ventures seek Natchi's help to implement social media ministry strategies for their online and digital media programs.

Language:

English


Episodes

News] Week 2, August 2022: Google, TikTok, YouTube, Meta, Starbucks, NFT, Web3

8/10/2022
Welcome to Connected Church News! The Weekly Digital & Social Media News episode for Leaders and Media Teams of Churches, Ministries, and Nonprofits. This week, we have news about: Google, TikTok, YouTube, Meta, Starbucks, NFT, Web3 Week 2, August 2022: ๐Ÿ—ž๏ธ News 1: Google redesigns Gmail with a unified view of Chat, Meet & Spaces (Source: โ€‹โ€‹โ€‹โ€‹https://natchi.link/JQsqw | https://natchi.link/3BcoN ) ๐Ÿ—ž๏ธ News 2: TikTok releases a new guide for advertisers on iOS data...

Duration:00:05:49

: [News] Week 1, August 2022: Instagram, TikTok, Facebook, LinkedIn, Crypto, Web3

8/3/2022
Welcome to Connected Church News! The Weekly Digital & Social Media News episode for Leaders and Media Teams of Churches, Ministries and Nonprofits. This week, we have news about: Instagram, TikTok, Facebook, LinkedIn, Crypto, Web3 Week 1, August 2022: ๐Ÿ—ž๏ธ News 1: LinkedIn launches native carousel post options with images & videos (Source: โ€‹โ€‹โ€‹โ€‹https://natchi.link/4NtDu ) ๐Ÿ—ž๏ธ News 2: Facebook splits newsfeed to showcase new & existing network posts (Source:...

Duration:00:06:02

[News] Week 4, July 2022: Instagram, Twitter, Google, YouTube, LimeWire, Web3

7/27/2022
Welcome to Connected Church News! The Weekly Digital & Social Media News episode for Leaders and Media Teams of Churches, Ministries and Nonprofits. This week, we have news about: Instagram, Twitter, Google, YouTube, LimeWire, Web3 Week 4, July 2022: ๐Ÿ—ž๏ธ News 1: YouTube partners with Shopify adding direct shopping to channels (Source: โ€‹โ€‹https://natchi.link/2KUF4 ) ๐Ÿ—ž๏ธ News 2: Instagram expands Subscriptions with exclusive Tab, Reels & Chat (Source: https://natchi.link/rIotj...

Duration:00:06:37

[News] Week 3, July 2022: Instagram, Twitter, Spotify, Meta, Gamestop, Web3

7/20/2022
Welcome to Connected Church News! The Weekly Digital & Social Media News episode for Leaders and Media Teams of Churches, Ministries and Nonprofits. This week, we have news about: Instagram, Twitter, Spotify, Meta, Gamestop, Web3 Week 3, July 2022: ๐Ÿ—ž๏ธ News 1: Instagram tests a new Producer tool to Live Stream from a desktop (Source: https://natchi.link/la4lr ) ๐Ÿ—ž๏ธ News 2: Twitter announces testing of CoTweets, a Collaborative Tweeting feature (Source:...

Duration:00:06:44

[News] Week 2, July 2022: Apple, Snapchat, YouTube, Meta, Ethereum, Web3

7/13/2022
Welcome to Connected Church News! The Weekly Digital & Social Media News episode for Leaders and Media Teams of Churches, Ministries and Nonprofits. This week, we have news about: Apple, Snapchat, YouTube, Meta, Ethereum, Web3 Week 2, July 2022: ๐Ÿ—ž๏ธ News 1: Meta adds Community Manager for Live Streams; redesigns Groups menu (Source: โ€‹โ€‹https://natchi.link/mhmfA | https://natchi.link/Zb7Wq ) ๐Ÿ—ž๏ธ News 2: YouTube improves Shorts analytics & adds audience behavior...

Duration:00:05:50

[News] Week 1, July 2022: Twitter, Instagram, YouTube, Meta, Solana, Web3

7/6/2022
The Weekly Digital & Social Media News episode for Leaders and Media Teams of Churches, Ministries and Nonprofits. This week, we have news about: Twitter, Instagram, YouTube, Meta, Solana, Web3 Week 1, July 2022: ๐Ÿ—ž๏ธ News 1: Twitter launches a blog feature, Notes & new Spaces experiments (Source: โ€‹โ€‹https://natchi.link/XR7DH | https://natchi.link/M68f5 ) ๐Ÿ—ž๏ธ News 2: Instagram opens its Reels API to third-party developers & platforms (Source: https://natchi.link/z7sCk ) ๐Ÿ—ž๏ธ News...

Duration:00:06:57

[News] Week 5, June 2022: Telegram, Meta, Uniswap, Google, Web3

6/29/2022
Welcome to Connected Church News! The Weekly Digital & Social Media News episode for Leaders and Media Teams of Churches, Ministries and Nonprofits. This week, we have news about: Telegram, Meta, Uniswap, Google, Web3 Week 5, June 2022: ๐Ÿ—ž๏ธ News 1: Metaverse Standards Forum launched with Big Tech firms as members (Source: https://natchi.link/HK7Zg ) ๐Ÿ—ž๏ธ News 2: Telegram launches Premium Subscription with exclusive paid features (Source: https://natchi.link/Rfpx1 ) ๐Ÿ—ž๏ธ...

Duration:00:04:37

[News] Week 4, June 2022: YouTube, OpenSea, Meta, Twitter, WhatsApp, Web3

6/22/2022
Welcome to Connected Church News! The Weekly Digital & Social Media News episode for Leaders and Media Teams of Churches, Ministries and Nonprofits. This week, we have news about: YouTube, OpenSea, Meta, Twitter, WhatsApp, Web3 Week 4, June 2022: ๐Ÿ—ž๏ธ News 1: YouTube launches a helpful Corrections feature for videos with errors (Source: โ€‹โ€‹https://natchi.link/ONrn8 ) ๐Ÿ—ž๏ธ News 2: Meta makes VR more social with ability to invite friends to Horizon Home (Source:...

Duration:00:05:50

[News] Week 3, June 2022: Apple, TikTok, Google, Instagram, PayPal, Web3

6/15/2022
Welcome to Connected Church News! The Weekly Digital & Social Media News episode for Leaders and Media Teams of Churches, Ministries and Nonprofits. This week, we have news about: Apple, TikTok, Google, Instagram, PayPal, Web3 Week 3, June 2022: ๐Ÿ—ž๏ธ News 1: Apple WWDC 2022: Highlights & Trends for Nonprofits & Churches (Source: โ€‹โ€‹https://natchi.link/tRJHR | https://natchi.link/mVvl1 ) ๐Ÿ—ž๏ธ News 2: Google for Education tools, Classroom & Meet get a major upgrade (Source:...

Duration:00:05:29

[News] Week 2, June 2022: YouTube, Twitter, Google, Instagram, Binance, Web3

6/8/2022
Welcome to Connected Church News! The Weekly Digital & Social Media News episode for Leaders and Media Teams of Churches, Ministries and Nonprofits. This week, we have news about: YouTube, Twitter, Google, Instagram, Binance, Web3 Week 2, June 2022: ๐Ÿ—ž๏ธ News 1: YouTube releases a feature to easily link your Smart TV & Mobile (Source: https://natchi.link/My6ra ) ๐Ÿ—ž๏ธ News 2: Twitter allows admins & mods to pin, spotlight Community Tweets (Source: https://natchi.link/dVEKz...

Duration:00:06:02

[News] Week 1, June 2022: TikTok, WhatsApp, Messenger, Twitter, Meta

6/1/2022
Welcome to Connected Church News! The Weekly Digital & Social Media News episode for Leaders and Media Teams of Churches, Ministries and Nonprofits. This week, we have news about: TikTok, WhatsApp, Messenger, Twitter, Meta Week 1, June 2022: ๐Ÿ—ž๏ธ News 1: Facebook Messenger gets a premium Recurring Notifications feature (Source: https://natchi.link/OP1pt ) ๐Ÿ—ž๏ธ News 2: TikTok launches Live Subscription monetization program for creators (Source: https://natchi.link/Lghfw...

Duration:00:05:11

[News] Week 4, May 2022: OpenSea, Adobe, Android, TikTok, YouTube

5/25/2022
Welcome to Connected Church News! The Weekly Digital & Social Media News episode for Leaders and Media Teams of Churches, Ministries and Nonprofits. This week, we have news about: OpenSea, Adobe, Android, TikTok, YouTube Week 4, May 2022: ๐Ÿ—ž๏ธ News 1: Android Auto gets an upgrade with new in-car features & design (Source: โ€‹โ€‹https://natchi.link/w74MM ) ๐Ÿ—ž๏ธ News 2: Adobe brings social media publishing into Creative Cloud Express (Source: https://natchi.link/ZHlrX ) ๐Ÿ—ž๏ธ News 3: YouTube...

Duration:00:05:49

[News] Week 3, May 2022: Google, WhatsApp, Instagram, LinkedIn, YouTube

5/22/2022
Welcome to Connected Church News! The Weekly Digital & Social Media News episode for Leaders and Media Teams of Churches, Ministries and Nonprofits. This week, we have news about: Google, WhatsApp, Instagram, LinkedIn, YouTube Week 3, May 2022: ๐Ÿ—ž๏ธ News 1: Google I/O 2022 Event: CEO's keynote & big announcements (Source: https://natchi.link/yj2n5 | https://natchi.link/sGLnT | https://natchi.link/QJTmM ) ๐Ÿ—ž๏ธ News 2: WhatsApp allows sharing of larger files via chat & doubles Groups...

Duration:00:04:49

[News] Week 2, May 2022: The White House, TikTok, Meta, Pinterest, Twitter

5/11/2022
Welcome to Connected Church News! The Weekly Digital & Social Media News episode for Leaders and Media Teams of Churches, Ministries and Nonprofits. This week, we have news about: TikTok, Meta, Pinterest, Twitter, US White House Week 2, May 2022: ๐Ÿ—ž๏ธ News 1: 'A Declaration for the Future of the Internet' signed by US & 60 nations (Source: https://natchi.link/CgQkr ) ๐Ÿ—ž๏ธ News 2: TikTok launches 'Pulse' with ads exposure to top 4% of their audience (Source: https://natchi.link/yGjcI...

Duration:00:05:53

[News] Week 1, May 2022: Google, YouTube, LinkedIn, Meta, Twitter

5/4/2022
Connected Church News: Week 1, May 2022 Meta Opens its First 'Meta Store' in California Entering the Retail SpaceGoogle Media CDN (YouTube's Backbone) now Available CommerciallyLinkedIn Reports Strong Performance in Q3, '22 with All-Round GrowthTwitter Acquisition by Elon Musk: Key Details You Need to KnowYouTube Brings Pre-Publish Checks to Mobile; Expands 'Super Thanks' Shownotes: https://natchi.net/news

Duration:00:03:24

[News] Week 4, April 2022: TikTok, YouTube, WhatsApp, Meta, Instagram

4/27/2022
Welcome to Connected Church News! The Weekly Digital & Social Media News episode for Leaders and Media Teams of Churches, Ministries and Nonprofits. This week, we have news about: TikTok, YouTube, WhatsApp, Meta, Instagram Week 4, April 2022: ๐Ÿ—ž๏ธ News 1: WhatsApp announces new 'Communities' umbrella feature for Groups (Source: https://natchi.link/lDHYF ) ๐Ÿ—ž๏ธ News 2: TikTok opens up beta access to its 'Effect House' AR creation platform (Source: https://natchi.link/t43lq ) ๐Ÿ—ž๏ธ News 3:...

Duration:00:05:33

[News] Week 3, April 2022: TikTok, NextDoor, Google, Twitter, Meta

4/20/2022
Welcome to Connected Church News! The Weekly Digital & Social Media News episode for Leaders and Media Teams of Churches, Ministries and Nonprofits. This week, we have news about: TikTok, NextDoor, Google, Twitter, Meta Week 3, April 2022: ๐Ÿ—ž๏ธ News 1: Google releases Multisearch, a new way to search with image & text (Source: https://natchi.link/WqkMP ) ๐Ÿ—ž๏ธ News 2: Meta will bring NFTs & Creator Coins into Instagram & Facebook (Source: https://natchi.link/8hNin ) ๐Ÿ—ž๏ธ News 3: Twitter...

Duration:00:05:38

[News] Week 2, April 2022: Snapchat, WhatsApp, Instagram, Twitter, Meta

4/13/2022
Welcome to Connected Church News! The Weekly Digital & Social Media News episode for Leaders and Media Teams of Churches, Ministries and Nonprofits. This week, we have news about: Snapchat, WhatsApp, Instagram, Twitter, Meta Week 2, April 2022: ๐Ÿ—ž๏ธ News 1: Twitter confirms testing of a new 'Edit' option for Tweets (Source: โ€‹โ€‹โ€‹โ€‹https://natchi.link/XSKcv ) ๐Ÿ—ž๏ธ News 2: WhatsApp Voice Messaging gets an upgrade with new features (Source: https://natchi.link/QhL9e ) ๐Ÿ—ž๏ธ News 3: Snapchat...

Duration:00:05:24

[News] Week 1, April 2022: TikTok, Twitter, Instagram, Meta, Messenger

4/6/2022
Welcome to Connected Church News! The Weekly Digital & Social Media News episode for Leaders and Media Teams of Churches, Ministries and Nonprofits. This week, we have news about: TikTok, Twitter, Instagram, Meta, Messenger Week 1, April 2022: ๐Ÿ—ž๏ธ News 1: Instagram adds two 'algorithm-independent' ways of seeing feed posts (Source: โ€‹โ€‹โ€‹โ€‹https://natchi.net/zjc ) ๐Ÿ—ž๏ธ News 2: TikTok launches a new in-app creation tool, 'Library' with GIPHY content (Source: https://natchi.net/e7ac8c ) ๐Ÿ—ž๏ธ...

Duration:00:04:21

[News] Week 5, March 2022: YouTube, Google, Instagram, Metaverse, NFT, Twitter

3/30/2022
Welcome to Connected Church News! The Weekly Digital & Social Media News episode for Leaders and Media Teams of Churches, Ministries and Nonprofits. This week, we have news about: YouTube, Google, Instagram, Metaverse, NFT, Twitter Week 5, March 2022: ๐Ÿ—ž๏ธ News 1: YouTube to stream Top TV shows (for free) full seasons, 4000 episodes (Source: โ€‹โ€‹https://natchi.net/46c | https://natchi.net/klg ) ๐Ÿ—ž๏ธ News 2: Bored Ape YC team raise funds for a new NFT Metaverse at $4 Bn valuation (Source:...

Duration:00:05:02