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Rich Birch has been in church leadership for over 20 years and after recent conversations with over 200 growing churches, he’s noticed some trends. In our interview, I caught up with Rich and discussed his new book “Church Growth Flywheel: 5 Practical Systems to Drive Growth at Your Church.”
Rich Birch has been in church leadership for over 20 years and after recent conversations with over 200 growing churches, he’s noticed some trends. In our interview, I caught up with Rich and discussed his new book “Church Growth Flywheel: 5 Practical Systems to Drive Growth at Your Church.”
06 Mar 2018

Practical Systems for Church Growth: Interview with Rich Birch

Rich Birch has been in church leadership for over 20 years and after recent conversations with over 200 growing churches,…

Multisite growth is exciting and challenging. But this Communications Team was feeling the heat and it began to creep into staff interactions. They were being inundated by requests that were last-minute or lacking coherence. Learn the steps they took to simplify communication and strengthen their team.
Multisite growth is exciting and challenging. But this Communications Team was feeling the heat and it began to creep into staff interactions. They were being inundated by requests that were last-minute or lacking coherence. Learn the steps they took to simplify communication and strengthen their team.
08 Nov 2017

Staff Stress & Communication: One Multisite Church’s Story of Simplifying for a Healthier Team (with Illustrations)

Multisite growth is exciting and challenging. But this Communications Team was feeling the heat and it began to creep into…

With multisite more common, deciding which campus pastor role is best for your church is a helpful place to begin thinking about your church staffing needs. Here are five different types of Campus Pastors that we’ve helped churches find depending on their multisite strategy.
With multisite more common, deciding which campus pastor role is best for your church is a helpful place to begin thinking about your church staffing needs. Here are five different types of Campus Pastors that we’ve helped churches find depending on their multisite strategy.
29 Aug 2017

Which of These 5 Types of Campus Pastors Is Right for You?

With multisite more common, deciding which campus pastor role is best for your church is a helpful place to begin…

Churches experience terribly painful moments: scandal, loss, division, family tragedy. These identify just a few of the rough waters that church leaders must traverse. As I work with more and more churches, I'm realizing two things. First, painful moments are unavoidable. No church is immune. And second, a church cannot heal from something it doesn't acknowledge. Responding well in these moments is the difference between getting stuck or moving forward together.
Churches experience terribly painful moments: scandal, loss, division, family tragedy. These identify just a few of the rough waters that church leaders must traverse. As I work with more and more churches, I'm realizing two things. First, painful moments are unavoidable. No church is immune. And second, a church cannot heal from something it doesn't acknowledge. Responding well in these moments is the difference between getting stuck or moving forward together.
31 Jul 2017

Painful Church Moments: 6 Ways to Begin the Healing Process

Churches experience terribly painful moments: scandal, loss, division, family tragedy. These identify just a few of the rough waters that…

You’re likely to see fewer faces in the audience over the next few months. Since you can’t rely on your congregation hearing announcements from the stage, communicating with your congregation over the summer can be a bit more challenging. Here are some tips to stay connected even while people are traveling for the summer:
You’re likely to see fewer faces in the audience over the next few months. Since you can’t rely on your congregation hearing announcements from the stage, communicating with your congregation over the summer can be a bit more challenging. Here are some tips to stay connected even while people are traveling for the summer:
14 Jun 2017

How to Stay Connected with Your Congregation During the Summer

You’re likely to see fewer faces in the audience over the next few months. Since you can’t rely on your…