Select Page

Leading In A Media Culture :: Phil Cooke, Part 2

Our Guest Today: An internationally known writer and speaker, Phil Cooke, Ph.D., has actually produced media programming in more than 60 countries around the world.  In the process, has been shot at, survived two military coups, fallen out of a helicopter, and in Africa, been threatened with prison. And during that time – through his company Cooke Pictures in Burbank, California – he’s helped some of the largest nonprofit organizations and leaders in the world use the media to tell their story in a changing, disrupted culture. You can read a more extensive bio and his blog and work online at and on social media at Twitter (@philcooke), and Instagram (@philcooke)

Key Points:

  • What people are doing that’s still behind time
  • The kinds of trivial things that sometimes churches (and other organizations) can get caught up on
  • The power of live streaming today
  • The right way to use social media
  • Phil introduces the two most powerful addictions in our country today (you’ll be surprised!)
  • The role that your family plays in navigating new seasons of your life
  • How to move into a place where you can be considered the “expert” in your space/industry/work lane


Resources Mentioned (some items mentioned directly or indirectly through prior research):

For Coaching, Questions, or Additional Information:

You can contact us at

About Our Host:

Christopher J. Harris, a native of Palatka, Fla., is currently Executive Pastor of Crossover Church of Tampa, Fla. He is also the Director of Administration & Vision Implementation overseeing the day to day operations of the Atlanta Headquarters office for Full Gospel Baptist Church Fellowship International. He’s served at ministries in Florida, South Carolina, North Carolina, and Chicago,IL. He’s an author and blogger and most recently wrote a book titled, Temporary Assignments. He’s an alumnus of Florida State University, University of South Carolina, special studies at Princeton Theological Seminary and doctoral work at Nova Southeastern University. Harris currently resides in Florida with his wife Dr Carmen J Harris and their children.

You can check him out here:

You can see his Social media here on Facebook, Instagram, Twitter, Periscope, and LinkedIn ALL at @CJHarrisOne

Here are Christopher’s Theological Beliefs:

He is affiliated with the following organizations (among others): ,, , and  

Thank You’s:

My family for their commitment to the vision to inspire wisdom in others and release me to endeavors like this. To my Producer, Kevin Scullion. To Dr Phil Cooke and Cooke Pictures. (Note: Want your name listed here? Leave a review of this podcast and you may find your name listed here…)