Pastors and Podcasting, featuring Carey Nieuwhof

Episode #245
July 26, 2016
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Podcast Episode #245

Carey Nieuwhof drops by to talk podcasting for pastors and church leaders.

Some highlights from today’s episode include:

  • “If you struggle with something in ministry, it’s likely someone else has as well.”
  • “Podcast guests are typically very accommodating.”
  • “Don’t have anything on your podcast that you’re not passionate about.”
  • “I want to get people on the podcast who are going to help listeners.”
  • “Check your motivation before starting anything new.”
  • “15 minutes of boring is 15 minutes too long.”
  • “Subject matter often drives podcast downloads more than guest notoriety.”

About Carey Nieuwhof

Carey is the author of several best-selling books, including the Amazon #1 best-selling Lasting Impact: 7 Powerful Conversations That Will Help Your Church Grow. He is also the author of Leading Change Without Losing It and co-author of Parenting Beyond Your Capacity.

Carey writes one of today’s most widely read Christian leadership blogs at and hosts the top-rated Carey Nieuwhof Leadership Podcast, where he interviews some of today’s best leaders. He speaks to North American and global leaders about leadership, change and personal growth.

Carey Nieuwhof is the founding pastor of Connexus Church, a growing multi-campus church north of Toronto and strategic partner of North Point Community Church. Prior to starting Connexus, Carey served for 12 years in a mainline church, transitioning three small congregations into a single, rapidly growing church.

He and his wife Toni live near Barrie, Ontario and have two sons.

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