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A podcast designed to help those involved in leading the small church in America. The episodes are designed to be practical and encouraging.
A podcast designed to help church leaders. The conversation each month will focus on issues and topics relevant to church leaders across the country and around the world.
A monthly discussion of essential church leadership skills including communication, delegation, creativity, and flexibility.
Teachings and conversations around Leadership principles that can practically apply to your life
Let REVEAL's findings and insights take the guesswork out of church work for you. One of REVEAL's founding directors, Cally Parkinson, and lead statistician, Nancy Scammacca Lewis, discuss the most compelling and practical insights based on more than a decade of REVEAL research. Their unique perspective sheds new light on the strengths and weaknesses of the Church, and your church.
This is the official leadership podcast for the Pearl Church in Denver, Colorado. Weekly services recorded live at The Pearl Church in Denver, Colorado with Pastor Doug Lasit and various guest speakers. For more information please visit our website thepearlchurch.org
Todd Adkins and Chandler Vannoy ask five leadership questions to different guests, on a specific topic, or on a particular book.
Addressing the issues of church leadership, Joel brings his experience and education to bear on practical issues of the unique nature of church leadership. His personal mission statement is "through the empowerment of the Holy Spirit, equip the saints for ministry to the world and each other by intentional and strategic discipleship motivated by love for Christ and His will." He is a Lead Pastor at First Baptist Church of Merced in Merced, California. He is married and has two children. Joel ...
Welcome to Church of the King's Small Groups Leadership Podcast! This podcast gives you a short weekly encouragement and equipping. Host Pastor Danny Mequet, along with various guests, will help you discover, develop and deploy your influence as a small groups leader.
Nothing is Wasted
On this episode of the Church Leadership Podcast John McGee sits down with Timothy "TA" Ateek (Teaching Pastor at Watermark Community Church) to talk about how to measure success. For show notes and more, visit https://www.watermarkresources.com/clp/9203-measuring-successBởi John McGee and Timothy "TA" Ateek
Ministry is mentally & emotionally draining. In this episode the guys talk about some struggles they've had and how God has helped them work through them. Your mental health matters and we want to encourage you and help you along the journey.
Don't miss out on this insightful message as Ps. Jurgen unpacks powerful principles around discipleship and the blueprint of Awaken Church.Bởi Awaken Church
How do you make it count for every individual in your sphere of influence? Hear the values upon which Pastor John Nuzzo has based his ministry and personal life.Bởi Pastor John Nuzzo
Don’t Pass The Responsibility
One of the easiest things for leaders to neglect is their physical health. Sadly, that neglect can result in us short circuiting our impact in ministry. In this episode the guys talk about their ups and downs in their physical fitness lives and give some tips that have helped them.
Preaching is a vital part of the ministry in the local church. As preachers we've been charged with feeding the souls of our church. In this episode the guys talk about how a preaching calendar helps in their small church contexts.
Build The Wall
In this timely message, Ps. Jurgen equips us with life-changing keys on how to overcome some of the cultural issues that we're facing in our world today.Bởi Awaken Church
Preaching happens every week in the church. What is the best way to approach the preaching ministry of your church? For many preachers topical sermons are the key to reaching people for Jesus. Others say that verse-by-verse preaching is the only way to go. In this episode the guys talk about the benefits and drawbacks of both types of preaching and…
Keep Your Eye On The Ball
On this episode of the Church Leadership Podcast, David Penuel and John McGee discuss the importance of saying no and why creating healthy boundaries is crucial in ministry. For show notes and more, visit https://www.watermarkresources.com/clp/9072-saying-noBởi John McGee and David Penuel
Ministry is one of the greatest joys in life and one of the greatest sources of stress. Leading in the church can wear on a leader's mental health. Sadly we've seen far too many casualties of ministry. In this episode the guys talk about things they've done to help them work through the mental and emotional difficulties in small church leadership. …
Who VS What
Financial stress takes a toll on everyone. Small church leaders face this tension constantly. Far too many times we overspend our personal money in order to make ministry happen. We get it. In this episode the guys talk about the stress points that finances have on small church leaders and give some practical advice on how to navigate budget cuts, …
Don't miss out on this empowering message as Ps. Jurgen gives us keys on how to shift the culture and atmosphere around you.Bởi Awaken Church
How do you multiply the Kingdom of God with limited ability and resources? Join Pastor John for personal stories of his journey leading a church from 33 people to thousands of people.Bởi Pastor John Nuzzo
On this episode of the Church Leadership Podcast, John McGee is joined in the studio by David Penuel (Creative Director), Emma Dotter (Join the Journey Coordinator), and Blake Holmes (Elder and Lead Pastor). Together, they are covering the topic of church membership and discuss why it is both biblical and useful for the local church. For show notes…
Ministry is one of the most stressful things any one can do. Sadly, that stress can often seep into our marriages and wreak havoc. In this episode the guys talk about how to deal with the ministry stress points in our marriages. This episode is a must listen for you if you need help setting realistic expectations and healthy boundaries with your ch…
In this eye-opening message, we get to hear from both Pastors Jurgen and Leanne as they give us tools on how to face the culture of this day.Bởi Awaken Church
Ministry has some of the highest highs and the lowest lows. It's vitally important to make sure that we are navigating ministry hurt properly. In this episode the guys share some ministry hurts they've experienced and talk about some ways to process pain in a healthy way.
Culture is vital to the success of your ministry. A healthy culture doesn't happen on accident. In this episode the guys talk about 6 core truths of a healthy culture.
As a Christian, you are constantly in a state of war because God is processing and preparing you for your destiny. While you're alive, you'll never fully arrive! In this insightful message, Ps. Jurgen goes into detail about three different types of war that you experience in this life and how to overcome them.…
Easter is right around the corner. It's a great time for churches to capitalize on their invite strategy. In this episode the guys talk about the Easter wave and what items need to be on your checklist as a small church leader.
On this episode of the Church Leadership Podcast, John McGee is joined in the studio by Caitlin Van Wagoner to discuss a proven method for solving problems. If you are looking for more resources, please visit https://www.watermarkresources.com/clp/8992-solving-problemsBởi John McGee and Caitlin Van Wagoner
The Family Business
How do you develop leaders in a small church? What are you supposed to look for? How does your own leadership impact the team? In this episode the guys talk about all these questions and more.
This month, Pastor John explains the importance of loving people and putting them first in every area of your life.Bởi Pastor John Nuzzo
In this power-packed message, Ps. Jurgen dives into what the Bible says about being a godly leader.Bởi Awaken Church
Attention Small Church Leader: Your health matters! One of the most valuable ways that you can invest in your health is by taking a sabbatical. Every 5-7 years it's recommended to take extended time away from ministry demands to replenish your tanks. In this episode the guys give you a checklist to look at as you plan your sabbatical. You can conne…
Only God can declare what is clean v.s. unclean, holy v.s. unholy. This eye-opening message helps us to discern the times that we are living in.Bởi Awaken Church
Pastor Nuzzo uses personal, transformational experiences to define how he and Michelle have founded their lives and how they lead their ministry on six simple values.Bởi Pastor John Nuzzo
Having a team of leaders is a blessing to any small church. Unfortunately we've all had moments where we've sabotaged other leaders around us. In this episode the guys talk about the things that cause us to hinder developing other leaders around us. They also give a few principles to help grow a team of leaders for your small church. Find Small Chu…
Sharing Is Caring
One of the signatures of Awaken Church is that we raise and release leaders. In this incredible message, Ps. Jurgen explains the method behind fruitfully equipping and developing leaders.Bởi Awaken Church
On this episode of the Church Leadership Podcast, John and Adam discuss what success looks like for young leaders. Listen in to find out how to stand out by showing you are all in. For a downloadable PDF and to find more resources, please visit https://www.watermarkresources.com/clp/8894-success-for-young-leaders…
Insecurity is the downfall of many leaders. We all have some insecurity that we are wrestling with on some level. In this episode the guys talk about various leadership insecurities and how they've dealt with them. This episode is full of transparency. Check it out! Connect with the guys here!
Hope is one of the most powerful forces known to man. Hopelessness is equally powerful, but comes with a hefty price. In this episode the guys talk about the things that are bringing discouragement and hope to them as small church leaders in 2022. Connect with the guys on Facebook here!
In this compelling message, Ps. Jurgen describes how to leave the area that you are in in a way that is respectful and honorable.Bởi Awaken Church
Anger is something that each of us experiences from time to time. However if we're not careful anger can become our default emotional response in ministry. As small church leaders it's critically important that we regularly take an emotional inventory to see whether or not we're becoming angry pastors and leaders. In this episode the guys talk abou…
On this special, 100th episode of the Church Leadership Podcast, John McGee is joined in the studio by Tod Bolsinger (professor at Fuller Theological Seminary, author of several excellent books, and experienced church leader). Together, they discuss the importance of adaptive leadership and how it can help organizations lead effectively through cha…
Worth The Cost
Ministry comes with a set of lessons that we learn along the way. In this episode the guys share some things from an article entitled: 10 Things I Wish Someone Had Told Me 25 Years Ago.
Psalm 89:14 describes how God is both righteousness and justice, mercy and truth. In this power-packed message, Ps. Jurgen refutes what many Christians believe to be the "woke gospel", demonstrating the true character of who God is.Bởi Awaken Church
Having a target is important in leadership. A target helps to guard you from aiming at the wrong things and guide you to an intended goal. One helpful tool to do that is by having one word that you focus on as a goal. That one word operates as a true north for all that you're trying to accomplish in that year or season of life. In this episode the …