April 2021

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As I sat across from this senior leader at his desk, I knew he was overwhelmed because I saw his organizational chart before I walked into his office. Every leader of every ministry in the church reported directly to him, which is not an uncommon structure for small and mid-sized churches. That can work for a season. In my experience, though, when a church grows to 1,000 or more attendance, that structure will begin to buckle. The lead pastor's span of care becomes too large.
22 Apr 2021

When Large Churches Get Stuck: Reducing the Span of Care

As I sat across from this senior leader at his desk, I knew he was overwhelmed because I saw his…

You would think churches would be the most aligned organizations in the world because we all share this clear mission (go and make disciples of all the nations). But what we find time and time again is that lack of alignment is one of the reasons why many churches get stuck. If churches want to be healthy and grow, it's essential to get alignment as a team.
21 Apr 2021

How to Define Reality for Your Team – Episode 189 | The Unstuck Church Podcast

You would think churches would be the most aligned organizations in the world because we all share this clear mission…

How important is data for churches? What role should data play in your ministry strategy? Sun Valley Church offers practical strategies and examples of how data is informing their ministry strategies.
07 Apr 2021

How Sun Valley Church is Building Their Digital Strategy – Episode 187 | The Unstuck Church Podcast

How important is data for churches? What role should data play in your ministry strategy? Sun Valley Church offers practical…