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Episode 606: Team Development

By NewChurches.com: In Episode 606 of the NewChurches Q&A Podcast, Daniel and Todd discuss what it looks like to build back better in regards to team development. In This Episode, You’ll Discover: Why you need a structure to team development How to create an environment that engages feedback  Shareable Quotes […]

Tendencies That Sabotage Team Building

By Shawn Lovejoy: When building a team, we all start with great intentions. Then disruption comes and it can be hard to tell where things went wrong. Can we get real? You may be sabotaging your team without even realizing it. Disclaimer: this is actually a lot more common than […]

How To Lead Better One-on-One Meetings

By Shawn Lovejoy: Of all of the tensions you will face as a leader, the tension you will have the most self-doubt and inner turmoil over is the tension around the people you lead. I am talking about Team Tensions! Ever felt those? Thought so. So have I! While I […]


Episode 594: Leading People You Don’t Like

By NewChurches.com: In Episode 594 of the NewChurches Q&A Podcast, Daniel and Todd discuss how you lead people you don’t like. In This Episode, You’ll Discover: Why it’s important to learn how to handle difficult team members How prayer can draw you closer together  Shareable Quotes (#NewChurches): “In a multisite […]

2 Drivers of Healthy (or Unhealthy) Culture – Culture Series Part 2

by Shawn Lovejoy: Which comes first? Culture? Or Behavior? Does culture drive behavior? Or does behavior drive culture? Well, the answer, of course, is both. Culture is determined by the accumulation of all the behaviors in an organization. Every organization has a culture. Culture happens either by design or default. […]


Episode 486: Introducing Church Membership

by NewChurches.com: In Episode 486 of the NewChurches Q&A Podcast, Daniel and Todd discuss how to introduce church membership as part of a church plant. “I am calling in with a question regarding introducing church membership as part of launching a church. I’m in a team which is planting in […]


A Healthy Team Ratio

Home > Blog > A Healthy Team Ratio A Healthy Team Ratio By New Churches Team Throughout your church there are a variety of teams. Primarily you have a pastor to staff, but you might also have any combination of staff to volunteers, leaders to coaches, ministry directors to coaches, […]


Episode 452: I Want to Plant a Church. How Do I Tell My Pastor?

by NewChurches.com: In Episode 452 of the NewChurches Q&A Podcast, Daniel and Todd discuss how to approach a conversation with your lead pastor about your interest in church planting. “How do you have a conversation about you wanting to plant a church with your lead pastor?” In This Episode, You’ll […]


3 Easy Ways To Evaluate A Team Member’s Performance

by Shawn Lovejoy: You can build a great career based on your skill set and talent alone. However, if you want to build a legacy, you have to learn to build and develop other leaders. Calling out and nurturing the potential of those on your team not only solidifies your […]


Keys for Identifying, Developing and Retaining Volunteer Leaders

by Tim Nations of Leadership Network: I was recently with a church staff in an affluent, well-educated East Coast suburb. They were trying to shift their church model from “hired staff” managing volunteers to where staff’s primary role would be developing members to lead in ministries inside and outside the […]