Ep 83: Sam Rainer (Established Churches, Branding, Consulting)

In this episode, Jeremy interviews Sam Rainer. Sam serves as lead pastor of West Bradenton Baptist Church in beautiful southwest Florida. In addition to his role as a pastor, he presides over Rainer Research and is co-founder/co-owner of Rainer Publishing. Jeremy and Sam discuss established churches, branding churches, and what he sees when consulting churches.   INTERVIEW QUESTIONS Give us a little more »

Ep 82: Steve Gaines (Southern Baptist Convention President)

In this episode, Jeremy interviews Dr. Steve Gaines. Dr. Gaines serves as president of the Southern Baptist Convention and pastor of Bellevue Baptist Church in Memphis, TN. Jeremy and Dr. Gaines discuss the SBC and denominationalism. INTERVIEW QUESTIONS You are the president of the Southern Baptist Convention. What has been your greatest joy in your first year in this role? In this first more »

Ep 81: Jerry Johnson (Christian Media)

In this episode, Jeremy interviews Dr. Jerry Johnson. As president of National Religious Broadcasters, Jerry Johnson, Ph.D., seeks to protect freedom of speech, advance biblical truth, and promote media excellence. Prior to his current role, Dr. Johnson served as president of Criswell College in Dallas, TX. INTERVIEW QUESTIONS Give us a little background on your life and ministry. For those not more »

Ep 80: Adam Weber (Church Growth and Prayer)

In this episode, Jeremy interviews Adam Weber. Adam lives in Sioux Falls, SD. He likes typewriters, drives a Rambler, cheers for the Cincinnati Bengals, and is the Lead Pastor of Embrace, a 10-year-old church that has grown to six campuses in two states. He and his beautiful wife, Becky, have four kids. Jeremy and Adam discuss multisite, church growth, and prayer. INTERVIEW more »

Ep 79: Andrew Hebert (Pastoral Transition)

On this episode of the podcast, Jeremy interviews Dr. Andrew Hebert, pastor of Paramount Baptist Church in Amarillo, TX. They discuss how pastors transition from one church to another.   INTERVIEW QUESTIONS For people not familiar with you and your ministry, what is your background? You recently transitioned from pastoring Taylor Memorial Baptist in Hobbs, NM to Paramount Baptist in more »

Ep 77: Kevin Ezell (Church Replanting, Urbanization of America)

In this episode, Jeremy interviews Dr. Kevin Ezell, President of the North American Mission Board. Kevin is a former pastor, leader in church planting and disaster relief, and has a major heart for adoption. Jeremy and Kevin discuss church planting, church replanting, and the urbanization of America. CONNECT WITH DR. EZELL ONLINE Twitter – @KevEzell Instagram – @KevEzell1 NAMB.net Kevin’s more »

Ep 76: Jay Kranda

In this episode, Jeremy interviews Jay Kranda, online campus pastor for Saddleback Church in Southern California. Jay is a specialist in executing and teaching strategic systems to attract online viewers, then convert them into attending an actual physical church service at your church. Connect with Jay Kranda Online: Twitter – @JayKranda Facebook JayKranda.com Social Media Church Podcast INTERVIEW QUESTIONS – more »

Ep 75: Trevin Wax

In this episode, Jeremy interviews Trevin Wax, Ph.D. Trevin serves as Bible and Reference Publisher for LifeWay Christian Resources and as Teaching Pastor of Third Baptist Church, Murfreesboro, TN. Trevin oversees the gargantuan task of launching the new Christian Standard Bible. Jeremy and Trevin discuss what it is like to launch a new version of the Bible, and all that more »

Ep 74: Jason Crandall

In this episode, Jeremy interviews Dr. Jason Crandall. Jason is a husband, dad, church planter (CityView Church, Pearland, TX), and author. Jeremy and Jason discuss church planting, and especially Jason’s new book, Proliferate. INTERVIEW QUESTIONS Give us a little background on your life and ministry. For those not familiar with Dr. Jason Crandall, where are you from, what is your family like, more »