How to Bridge the Racial Divide and Build a Healthy Culture

How did a church staff of 160 that today serves a congregation of 18,000 weekend attendees, move their culture from the lowland swamp of tension and toxicity to the high plateau where trusting colleagues are now laser-focused on transforming their city for Christ? As you’ll see, the answer starts with the head pastor. From 1982-1985, Miles…

Season 3 Episode 58: Bridging the Racial Divide and Building a Healthy Culture // Miles McPherson, The Rock Church

Thanks for joining us on Season 3 of The Flourishing Culture Podcast , brought to you by The Best Christian Workplaces Institute.  You’ll learn how to build a flourishing workplace culture that drives the ministry impact of your organization, your church, or your company, brought to you by the Best Christian Workplaces Institute. Now here’s your host, BCWI…

Encore Episode: Seacoast Church’s Journey from Critical to Healthy //Josh and Lisa Surratt, Seacoast Church

Thanks for joining us on Season 3 of The Flourishing Culture Podcast , brought to you by The Best Christian Workplaces Institute.  You’ll learn how to build a flourishing workplace culture that drives the ministry impact of your organization, your church, or your company, brought to you by the Best Christian Workplaces Institute. Now here’s your host, BCWI…

Flourishing Culture: The Greatest Contributor to Fulfilling Your Ministry Calling!

In our recent interview, Jeff Lockyer, Lead Pastor of Southridge Community Church in St. Catharines, Ontario, revealed how his personal, ministry journey led him to a striking conviction about the importance of building a healthy, flourishing culture. I hope you enjoy Jeff’s inspiring, first person story. — Al Lopus “In the past 15 years I’ve…

Unlock Your Leadership with a 360 Review: Church Pastor Case Study

What if the clear, constructive feedback of your colleagues could unlock your untapped leadership strengths to help take your organization to the next level. Joel Engle has seen this come true in ways he never imagined. 360 Advantages Joel is the former Lead Pastor of Preaching & Vision/Elder at ChangePoint Church, a robust and growing…

Encore Episode: How Inspirational Leadership Facilitates a Healthy Culture // John Stumbo, The Christian and Missionary Alliance

Thanks for joining us on Season 3 of The Flourishing Culture Podcast! You’ll learn how to build a flourishing workplace culture that drives the ministry impact of your organization, your church or your company. Brought to you by The Best Christian Workplaces Institute. Listen to the Audio Listen in iTunes | Listen in Stitcher Radio Imagine you’re the president…

Season 3 Episode 47: How Staff Engagement and Strong Culture Helps You Thrive // Eric Bergen, Rolling Hills Christian Church

Thanks for joining us on Season 3 of The Flourishing Culture Podcast , brought to you by The Best Christian Workplaces Institute.  You’ll learn how to build a flourishing workplace culture that drives the ministry impact of your organization, your church, or your company, brought to you by the Best Christian Workplaces Institute. Now here’s your host, BCWI…

Let Leadership Readiness Fuel Your Future Growth

Do you have enough leaders to fuel your organization’s future growth? The answer may rest with a leader who’s vigorously teaming with colleagues to reinvent a proven leadership approach that just might be what you’re looking for. Tara VanderSande, Staff Development Director at Willow Creek Community Church, has been instrumental in the development of 500 leaders and…

Let These 3 Culture Protectors Work for You

The remarkable near-toxic-to-flourishing culture comeback at Willow Creek Community Church has inspired Christian leaders everywhere. How can the same three proven “culture protectors,” which helped transform Willow’s culture, work for your organization? The Challenge Willow Creek’s “before” story wasn’t pretty. In 2008, bubbling staff tensions with unfocused ministries, stressed budgets, people transitions, and a Great…