Alaina Gutierrez

How to Improve Your Church’s Social Media Presence (Mary Taylor)

In this episode, we speak with Mary Taylor, co-leader of Elevation Church’s Social Media team in Charlotte, NC.

Originally from Chicago, Mary has been on staff at Elevation for 5 years and has experience with project management, social strategy, and writing for brands.

We discuss the most important social platforms for churches to use, how to improve your church’s social media presence and how to plan content in advance.

In addition being passionate about using social media for good, Mary is a pop culture lover, a vegetarian, a podcaster (@themoviebin), and a licensed esthetician. You can find her on Instagram @marytay22!

Supporting Female Entrepreneurs (Christy Wright)

In this episode, we speak with Christy Wright, Author and Ramsey Personality.

We discuss how to identify your God-given gifts and passions, how churches can support and encourage female entrepreneurs, and the first step you should take when starting a business.

You can learn more about Christy at Be sure to check out her podcast and pick up her book, Business Boutique, while you’re there as well!

The Foundations of Biblical Stewardship (Lauren France)

In this episode, we speak with Lauren France, the Director of Stewardship at SecureGive.

We discuss the essential foundations of biblical stewardship, identity of a steward, living faithfully and radically for Jesus and transforming hearts to empower generosity.

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The 4 Roadblocks to Generosity in the Church (Gunnar Johnson)

In this episode, we speak with Gunnar Johnson, the Executive Vice President of MortarStone.

We discuss the 4 most common roadblocks that Gunnar has seen hold back generosity in churches and how to overcome each barrier in your own ministry.

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Setting Goals for the New Year (Chris Brown)

In this episode, we talk with Chris Brown, a 20 year Pastor, Speaker and Ministry Coach who has worked alongside Dave Ramsey for years. Chris is also the former Nationally Syndicated Radio Host of “Life Money Hope” and has previously pastored at churches such as Elevation and Potential Church.

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What is Stewardship Ministry (Gunnar Johnson)

In this episode, we speak with Gunnar Johnson, the Executive Vice President of MortarStone.

We discuss how Gunnar initially became involved with stewardship ministry and what stewardship really means for your ministry.

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Starting A Nonprofit Organization (Christan Barnett)

In this episode, we talk to Christan Barnett, the founder of 28Bold, a nonprofit organization working to provide clean water to communities in Africa.

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