Last Minute Easter Preparations

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Easter is almost here! As exciting as Easter is in the life of the Church, it is also one of the most stressful times as well. That is why Stan Rodda, Linton Hall Campus Pastor at New Life Christian Church in Northern VA, blogger and podcaster, joined Tom today. They sit down and talk through a variety of last minute Easter preparations that every minister should be thinking about.

So, in today’s episode, Tom and Stan talk about:

  • What Stan is doing for Easter and how he is preparing
  • What are you bringing people back to the following week
  • How you can effectively follow up with people (combo of print and digital campaigns)

If you want to connect with Stan you can read his blog and listen to his podcast here or you can find him on Twitter ( He is very active on social media so definitely hit him up if you have a question.

Also, if you are a Campus Pastor or Ministry Lead, join the Lead from Second Facebook Group.

What do you think? What last minute Easter preparations are you doing?  Share your experiences and stories 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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