057: Digital Ministry with Tom Pounder (The Student Ministry Podcast)
The Student Ministry Podcast
Episode 57 of The Student Ministry Podcast features Tom Pounder. Not only has Tom been in student ministry for a number of years, he has also served as a digital/campus pastor at his church. He brings all of that to the table today as he discusses ministry moving forward during and after the COVID-19 pandemic. Tom also has his own blog, podcast, and more, so be sure to continue following him using the links below. Follow Tom on Twitter: @tapounder Check out Tom's blog: ymsidekick.com Check out Tom's Facebook Group: Digital Bootcamp Facebook Group Follow Steve on Twitter: @stevecullum Check out Steve's blog: http://stevecullum.com Follow The Student Ministry Podcast on Instagram: @thestudentministrypodcast Follow The Student Ministry Podcast on Twitter: @stuminpod Subscribe to The Student Ministry Podcast any of the following platforms: iTunesStitcherTuneIn RadioGoogle PlayPodbeanSpotify If you like what you hear, be sure to like, subscribe, share, and comment! Thanks and may God bless your ministry! Sponsor for this episode of the Student Ministry Podcast: G Shades Student Curriculum If you would like to support The Student Ministry Podcast, check out our website and click the "Become a Patron" button: http://thestudentministrypodcast.com Thanks for listening and supporting this podcast for the past 4 years! We're excited about what God has in store for us in the future!
Tom Pounder: The Twitter Advantage - How churches can use twitter to reach their community
The Church Marketing Ideas Podcast with Adam McLaughlin
Tom Pounder, in his own words, is just a guy who lives twitter. Sponsored by Hope Made Strong, and the new online course: Finding Hope In Healing. Get "The Twitter Advantage" from Tom to learn how your church communication and marketing strategy can include twitter, and follow him on twitter: @tapounder.
YC019: Social Media and Online Engagement With Tom Pounder
Youth and Culture Podcast | Youth Ministry | Student Ministry
What are the best ways to use social media to reach students? How can I engage my students more on YouTube and other online platforms? We had the opportunity to talk with Tom Pounder on how to be more effective on social media and online engagement of students. Tom is the Online Pastor and Student Pastor at New Life Christian Church in Chantilly, Virginia. Get Connected with Tom Pounder: · Twitter Check out the YM Sidekick Podcast hosted by Tom: · Facebook · Website Get Connected with Youth & Culture: · Facebook · Instagram · Youtube Covenant Eyes: If you want more information on Covenant Eyes and how to protect your home or use it as a resource for parents and students in your ministry then click the link! Make sure you signup today! Music Provided By: hooksounds.com --- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/ryan-sebastian/message
EP026: Tom Pounder in Apple, Innovation, & Discipleship
The Church Digital Podcast
Remember when Apple was an innovative company? Steve Jobs would be speaking at a keynote, flash that sly grin, and then say to the audience: “Oh, one more thing…” Those days are sadly behind us it would seem. For the entirety of my life, I’ve been Apple Fanboy #1, but after the presentation this September, I am willingly relinquishing my Fanboy status. I will no longer claim to be an Apple Apologist. In search to become the most cash-rich corporation in the world, they’ve lost some of the principles Apple was founded on, innovation. Church, there’s a connection here for you. If you can hold on past my (Jeff’s) tirade against Apple, hopefully, there’s a worthwhile lesson in Church Innovation and new methods needed to reach new people. COMPLETE SHOW NOTES AVAILABLE AT THECHURCH.DIGITAL--- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/thechurchdigital/message
EP023: Tom Pounder and Developing a Digital Missionary
The Church Digital Podcast
Before my wife and I got married, we were praying about becoming missionaries. Challenges like learning new languages, adapting to new cultures and new food came to mind. We quickly realized that we would be on separate hemispheres from our collective families. And while God didn’t call my wife and I to move to another continent 20+ years ago, we’ve eventually become a missionary in a different context… In EP023, we dig in with Tom Pounder, Online Pastor at New Life Christian Church and creator of Digital Bootcamp on Facebook, not only into the question of what is a “digital disciple”, but also, how can we create one? Can we create a disciple who can utilize online tools to create other disciples? Can we reach into the sub-cultures found on the Internet to meet new people who need Jesus in their lives? I don’t know that this podcast answers all the questions… but we certainly start the conversation with you on how your church can utilize Church Online to disciple Digital Missionaries. COMPLETE SHOW NOTES AVAILABLE AT THECHURCH.DIGITAL--- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/thechurchdigital/message
Episode 037: Tom Pounder on Youth Ministry, Social Media, and Online Services
Nick Blevins Family Ministry Podcast: Children | Youth | Students | NextGen
In this episode, I interview Tom Pounder. Tom is involved in coaching and brining up new youth pastors at New Life Christian Church. He also has his own podcast and blog, YM Sidekick. His background in youth ministry has given him substantial experience with church social media and online engagement, leading him to become the Online Campus Pastor and head of social media at New Life. Tom and I talk about church social media, youth ministry, the unique facility Tom’s church has, and how they are able to leverage its multi-purpose features for youth ministry.Tom PounderConnect with Tom on Facebook and TwitterEmail: email@example.comYM SidekickNew Life Christian ChurchNLCC Facebook | NLCC Twitter | NLCC Instagram | NLCC YoutubeLinks Mentioned in This EpisodeThe Hangout – Details on the ministry that NLCC hosts every Friday nightFamily Devotional – Watch Tom's devotional about Samson and other episodes he has postedCheck out the following resources to help you engage families on social media: Relevant Magazine | Christianity Today | Orange Blogs | Parent Cue | Go WeeklyTom's 3-N Strategy Engage Inspire Inform Action Items Leverage the social media platform your church currently has the most traction with Check out the resources above that Tom uses to increase online engagement with families through church social media Consider doing a mid-week video devotional for families Subscribe | Share | Rate | CommentTo make sure you never miss a post, hit the subscribe button in iTunes, Google Play, Stitcher, or Tune In radio. Keep your friends and co-workers up-to-date as well by sharing it with them via email or social media.Leave a rating and a comment in iTunes to let me know how this podcast is helping you and your ministry. Also, let me know how we can make it better!Next Episode: Melissa MacDonaldIn the next episode, I talk with children’s ministry speaker, consultant, and writer, Melissa MacDonald. She and I have a great conversation about helping kids find their place in God's story. Melissa shares practical ways to disciple kids and teach them the Bible in a way they can understand it and apply it to their lives.
Tom Pounder has a background in Student Ministry, working over 17 years with teenagers. He currently serves as a Student Ministry Coach and Online Campus Pastor at New Life Christian Church in Chantilly, VA. He blogs and runs a podcast at YMSidekick.com.In this interview, Tom shares with Van and Justin some of the digital strategies that have worked well for Tom as he coaches other student ministry leaders.--- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/sundayu/message