On this episode of Creatively Christian, hosted by Jake Doberenz, digital minister and podcaster Hector Martinez speaks about building community and relationships online, shepherding people via the internet, and using social media as a Christian.
Hector Martinez is a recovering minister. After spending years as a youth pastor/barista he found himself in the middle of digital community and online church gatherings and gave way to the call of digital ministry. Hector is the co-host of the podcast Pocket Pulpit with Sarah Kinzer on the Digital.Church Podcast Network. Hector resides in Texas with his wife Angelique and their kitten, Goose.
The following resources were mentioned in the show or are useful resources recommended by the guests. Links might be affiliates, meaning we earn a commission if you buy through the link.
Pocket Pulpit podcast - https://pocketpulpit.online
Digital.Church - https://thechurch.digital/podcast
John Pyle’s Better on the Inside podcast - https://podcasters.spotify.com/pod/show/betterontheinside
Isaac Petit Frere’s TikTok - https://www.tiktok.com/@isaacfrere
Trey Ferguson’s New Living Treyslation - https://podcasters.spotify.com/pod/show/treyslation
Pocket Pulpit Patreon - https://www.patreon.com/pocketpulpit
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Today’s episode is hosted by Jake Doberenz. Jake founded Theophany Media and most identifies as a writer, but also wears hats like teacher, coach, and podcaster. He currently is running a Kickstarter for his first novel, Super Jake and the Fashion Police. Follow Jake on Twitter, Instagram, or Facebook, or check out his newsletter.
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