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Leadership Development Pipelines & Pathways for Your Church with Todd Adkins

12/13/2018
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Today we’re continuing the discussion on leadership development pathways and pipelines. Training volunteers and leaders is so important, but do you ever feel like you’re not sure where to start? Well, today’s podcast is going to help you with that. We’re chatting with Todd Adkins from Lifeway Leadership. Listen in as we talk about how to […]

Duration:00:27:51

5 Factors That Should Move Your Church to Add Another Weekend Service

12/11/2018
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Is your church wondering whether to add another service on Sunday mornings? Are you looking to the future and trying to figure out when you should add a second, third, or even fourth time to meet on a Sunday? Wrestling with the right timeline to add a new service is an important process for your […]

Duration:00:14:01

Hospitable Leadership at Your Church with Terry A. Smith

12/6/2018
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Today we’re talking leadership and Biblical hospitality with Jersey’s own Terry A. Smith. God has done some incredible things in Terry’s church over the years. Terry A. Smith is the Lead Pastor of The Life Christian Church (TLCC) in West Orange and Paramus, New Jersey. Over the past 27 years, TLCC has grown from 54 members […]

Duration:00:40:52

“It’s Too Loud!”: Responding to Volume Critics at Your Church

12/4/2018
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The scene is set. It’s a Sunday morning, and the band is cranking through the second of a four-song set. You loved the latest Hillsong or Bethel song and things are moving in the right direction. However, at the back of the room is an individual you’ve seen before: the person who loves to say, […]

Duration:00:18:47

Help Activating Guys In Your Church with Regi Campbell

11/29/2018
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Welcome to this week’s unSeminary podcast. This week we’re sitting down with Regi Campbell, founder of Radical Mentoring, an organization that equips and engages men and their churches to raise up the next generation of all-in-Jesus-followers and leaders. Grab a seat and a cuppa while we talk about providing men with a challenge, mentoring men […]

Duration:00:29:01

All About Multisite // Tips for Adding a 4th Location & Campus Pastor Essentials

11/28/2018
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Welcome back to our new podcast all about multisite! I’m chatting with a group of multisite ninjas and answering your questions about the ins and outs of launching new campuses. Our group is as follows: Natalie Frisk is our family ministry expert. She is a key leader from The Meeting House. This church has 19 […]

Duration:00:56:10

7 Things They Didn’t Teach You in Seminary About Funerals

11/27/2018
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Performing funerals is a reality of being the pastor of a church of any size and style. Even if your church is primarily filled with young people, from time to time you will be called upon by families to perform a funeral. These moments, while incredibly touching, can feel somewhat routine for pastors who perform […]

Duration:00:17:05

Social Media, Communications & Your Church with Katie Allred

11/22/2018
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Today we have a returning guest to the podcast! Professor Katie Allred is someone you may know from this show or from the Church Communications group on Facebook. She teaches courses in Consumer Behavior and Audience Engagement at the University of Florida and in Database, Software Development and Social Media Analytics for the University of […]

Duration:00:37:06

5 Reasons “Dotted Lines and Solid Lines” are Overrated in Multi-Site Churches

11/20/2018
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Over the last 20 years, I’ve spent a lot of time helping multi-site churches wrestle through how to launch and lead thriving campuses. One of the things that often comes up is the “dotted line and solid line” conversation. This is the conversation that attempts to outline how the various aspects of church leadership relate […]

Duration:00:17:58

Practical Help on Being a Life Giving Leader with Tyler Reagin

11/15/2018
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Welcome to this week’s unSeminary podcast! I’m super excited to have Tyler Reagin with us right as the launch of Catalyst: Atlanta unfolds. Tyler is the President of Catalyst, a leadership development organization which exists to equip and empower leaders who love the Church through events, content, and community. Catalyst fuels leaders and has fun […]

Duration:00:35:04

5 Best Practices For Using Invite Cards At Your Church

11/13/2018
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We live in a digital age, so why are we bothering to talk about paper invitations? Can these little cards that announce upcoming series at your church still be an effective tool in the here and now? Haven’t we moved beyond mass broadcasting to use platforms like Facebook to get in contact with people who […]

Duration:00:17:45

Being Marked By Love with Tim Stevens

11/8/2018
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Welcome to this week’s unSeminary podcast! We have the pleasure of hearing from a familiar voice today. Tim Stevens is no stranger to the podcast, and he’s talked with us before about his work with Vanderbloemen Search Group. Today, though, the topic is different. While Tim works with VSG to help churches find staff, he’s […]

Duration:00:26:01

5 Emotions First-time Guests Feel When They Arrive at Your Church

11/6/2018
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Have you ever watched people arrive on Sunday morning at your church and wondered what they’re feeling in that moment? We know that feelings and emotions are incredibly powerful motivators and memory-makers. In fact, studies have proven that we make more decisions based on emotion rather than logic. This is especially true when we think […]

Duration:00:17:20

Leadership Ruin & Starting Over with Eric Geiger

11/1/2018
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Welcome to this week’s unSeminary podcast. We are honored to have Eric Geiger with us. He was recently with LifeWay, but has now transitioned into a new role as senior pastor at Mariners Church in southern California. There are times as church leaders when we are shocked that the people we’ve looked up to have […]

Duration:00:33:14

All About Multisite // Model for 2 Location Multisite? A Very Multisite Christmas?

10/31/2018
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Welcome back to our new podcast all about multisite! I’m chatting with a group of multisite ninjas and answering your questions about the ins and outs of launching new campuses. Our group is as follows: Natalie Frisk is our family ministry expert. She is a key leader from The Meeting House. This church has 19 […]

Duration:00:57:02

7 Best Practices of First-time Guest Gifts at Your Church

10/30/2018
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Are you leveraging your first-time guest gifts effectively enough to move people from being guests to fully connected members of your church? I hope so, because this is an important piece of the connection timeframe; in fact, it’s a critical point in the eight phases of moving anonymous guests towards full community. Everyone loves getting […]

Duration:00:23:46

Inside a Significant Name & Brand Change for a Growing Church with Doug Garasic

10/25/2018
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Welcome back to the unSeminary podcast. You’re going to love today’s super practical conversation with Doug Garasic from Rust City Church in Youngstown, Ohio. Doug is here to talk with us today about a decision to make major name and brand changes at his church and how to incorporate these sorts of changes into your […]

Duration:00:37:46

6 Systems Every Executive Pastor Needs to Evaluate This Year

10/23/2018
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Are you an executive pastor wondering where you should focus your time and energy? Are you wondering exactly how things are really going at your church? Are you a bit mystified about how to evaluate what’s really happening under the hood of your church? Executive pastors are an incredible gift to growing churches. The best […]

Duration:00:14:43

Communicating Spiritual Growth in a Multicultural Global City Context with Darryl Dash

10/18/2018
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Welcome to the unSeminary podcast. We’re honored to have Darryl Dash with us today from Liberty Grace Church in Toronto. Liberty Grace Church is unusual in that it’s a fairly small church with a storefront that meets at four o’clock in the afternoon in the middle of a wealthy section of Toronto. Technically they are […]

Duration:00:40:00

5 Lessons Church Leaders Can Learn From The “All-Day Breakfast” Trend

10/16/2018
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In October 2015, McDonald’s made a significant change to its menu that made a huge difference to its bottom line and market reach. That month they added all-day breakfast to their offerings, and in many ways it ended up changing the course of history for this corporation. For years, insiders had been saying that all-day […]

Duration:00:20:42