Growing Strategies

So often we see churches that are busy. Everyone's working hard, but the work isn't organized. It's not focused. So in this episode, we help you take a fresh look at how you think about the direction you're headed.
So often we see churches that are busy. Everyone's working hard, but the work isn't organized. It's not focused. So in this episode, we help you take a fresh look at how you think about the direction you're headed.
20 May 2020

Building Alignment: Direction – Episode 146 | The Unstuck Church Podcast

So often we see churches that are busy. Everyone’s working hard, but the work isn’t organized. It’s not focused. So…

Last week I wrote an article on why I think this interruption is going to strengthen the church’s mission—but that it's ultimately going to force churches to embrace a new normal. I asked Amy to join me for a conversation to dig a little deeper into each of those shifts.
Last week I wrote an article on why I think this interruption is going to strengthen the church’s mission—but that it's ultimately going to force churches to embrace a new normal. I asked Amy to join me for a conversation to dig a little deeper into each of those shifts.
22 Apr 2020

7 Shifts Churches Need to Make Because of the Coronavirus – Episode 142 | The Unstuck Church Podcast

Last week I wrote an article on why I think this interruption is going to strengthen the church’s mission—but that…

I believe there are only two types of churches. That may sound like an overstatement, but in this episode, I explain the two groups and the data that comes with it. Even churches who are clear on their mission field, over time, develop blind spots.
I believe there are only two types of churches. That may sound like an overstatement, but in this episode, I explain the two groups and the data that comes with it. Even churches who are clear on their mission field, over time, develop blind spots.
11 Mar 2020

Blind Spots on the Weekend – Episode 136 | The Unstuck Church Podcast

I believe there are only two types of churches. That may sound like an overstatement, but in this episode, I…

What's remarkable about weekend services at your church? We work with a lot of churches that are frustrated by declining or plateaued attendance, and we hear lots of ideas and reasons why they think it's happening. But there's one BIG factor most don't seem willing to examine:
What's remarkable about weekend services at your church? We work with a lot of churches that are frustrated by declining or plateaued attendance, and we hear lots of ideas and reasons why they think it's happening. But there's one BIG factor most don't seem willing to examine:
26 Feb 2020

Predictable to Remarkable: Compelling Weekend Services – Episode 134 | The Unstuck Church Podcast

What’s remarkable about weekend services at your church? We work with a lot of churches that are frustrated by declining…

Churches have always had the essential role to equip people to share their faith, but in today's climate, that can seem particularly challenging. On today's episode, I invited Michael Lukaszewski to discuss all things invite strategy.
Churches have always had the essential role to equip people to share their faith, but in today's climate, that can seem particularly challenging. On today's episode, I invited Michael Lukaszewski to discuss all things invite strategy.
22 Jan 2020

Invite Strategy in a Post-Church Culture – Episode 129 | The Unstuck Church Podcast

Churches have always had the essential role to equip people to share their faith, but in today’s climate, that can…

When people see their church being led intentionally and efficiently with wise financial decision making, they will become incredibly generous. This week on the podcast, I'm talking with Chris Hodges about how churches can become more practical in financial planning.
When people see their church being led intentionally and efficiently with wise financial decision making, they will become incredibly generous. This week on the podcast, I'm talking with Chris Hodges about how churches can become more practical in financial planning.
11 Dec 2019

Budgeting to Thrive with Chris Hodges – Episode 123 | The Unstuck Church Podcast

When people see their church being led intentionally and efficiently with wise financial decision making, they will become incredibly generous.…