Church Staffing, Structure and Team Health

Articles for church leaders on Church Staffing Best Practices, Church Staff Structure, Hiring and Firing, Team Health and Team Performance.

People often talk about leadership succession planning in abstract, corporate terms. But leaders are human, which means there's a lot more to it than just identifying the next name on an org chart.
08 May 2019

Pastoral Succession Real Talk – Episode 92 | The Unstuck Church Podcast

People often talk about leadership succession planning in abstract, corporate terms. But leaders are human, which means there’s a lot…

I asked our client experience team at The Unstuck Group to look at the staffing assessments we did with churches in 2018 which showed us most churches are struggling with the same things when it comes to staffing and structure. In this second episode of a two-part series, Amy and I share the rest of the core pain points church teams are commonly experiencing.
27 Feb 2019

Church Staffing Pain Points (Part 2) – Episode 82 | The Unstuck Church Podcast

I asked our client experience team at The Unstuck Group to look at the staffing assessments we did with churches…

I recently asked our client experience team at The Unstuck Group to look at all of the staffing assessments we did with churches in 2018 and share what they found. I thought it would be good to record a podcast episode to talk about those core pain points most church teams are experiencing.
20 Feb 2019

Church Staffing Pain Points (Part 1) – Episode 81 | The Unstuck Church Podcast

I recently asked our client experience team at The Unstuck Group to look at all of the staffing assessments we…

This is not something anyone in ministry wants to think about. Which is exactly why I'm sharing it. In this episode, Tony talks with The Church Lawyers about how to protect your church from common legal challenges.
06 Feb 2019

Blindspots: Is Your Church Protected? – Episode 79 | The Unstuck Church Podcast

This is not something anyone in ministry wants to think about. Which is exactly why I’m sharing it. In this…

They're just trying to decide whether or not to come back. And we hit 'em with everything we've got. In this episode, Tony and Amy share practices churches should avoid if they want to connect with new guests.
30 Jan 2019

4 Worst Practices for Connecting with New Guests – Episode 78 | The Unstuck Church Podcast

They’re just trying to decide whether or not to come back. And we hit ’em with everything we’ve got. In…

A few trends jumped out at us from the Q4 2018 edition of The Unstuck Church Report. From increasing vs. decreasing weekly attendance, the relevance of church membership, and whether or not you should fire all of your part-time staffers.
14 Nov 2018

A Deeper Dive on Church Health Trends – Episode 68 | The Unstuck Church Podcast

A few trends jumped out at us from the Q4 2018 edition of The Unstuck Church Report. From increasing vs.…