What Are You Really Asking?

What Are You Really Asking?

I don’t know yet what you’re really asking, but I know it’s not about a budget worksheet or about the content of your staff meeting each week. Before you make up what the other person is thinking and live like that’s the truth, ask them in a way that opens to door to hearing their genuine response.

Big Church and Small Church Myths

Big Church and Small Church Myths

Think outside the box of church size stereotypes and give yourself the opportunity to learn from others, despite the size of church they’re responsible for.

3 Ideas Not to be Confused: Branding, Marketing & Advertising

3 Ideas Not to be Confused: Branding, Marketing & Advertising

There are 3 concepts that I’ve seen confused in the communications world. ¬†Sometimes they’re used interchangeably and sometimes they’re not used at all, but I’ve found that the most effective communication strategies, whether in church or in...
One Word That Can Unleash Creativity

One Word That Can Unleash Creativity

Our team has a lot of creative conversations. Some are organized, some are on-the-spot. We love to creatively propose solutions from building systems, following up with first-time guests, tracking the health of our volunteers. In my world, almost everything can become...