How to create an Email that is “Open” Worthy

No matter what our ministry is, we are communicators in one way or another. And one of the most important ways we communicate to others in this digital world is through email. But how do you create an email that people will want to open. How do you make an email “open” worthy?
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That is why Tom brought in Seth Muse to the podcast. Seth has a ton of experience in this as he has been in ministry for quite some time. So today Seth is going to share about:

  • His background in ministry
  • 3 specific ways you get your emails to open on a regular basis
  • A Checklist that Seth mentioned about getting your emails opened

Seth is a great resource in communications and would be happy to connect with you. You can check in on him on Twitter click here ( Also, you can find his blog and check out his Facebook page.

What about you? What do you do to get your emails to “open”? Share your thoughts and experiences below or on social media using #ymsidekick so we can all learn from each other.

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Tom Pounder

A father of 4, Tom is the Online Campus Pastor as well as Social Media Director at New Life Christian Church in Chantilly, VA. He blogs, vlogs, periscopes and podcasts regularly about student and online ministry stuff. Check out his work at and on iTunes (search YMSidekick).

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