Ep 65: Warren Bird

In this episode, Jeremy interviews Dr. Warren Bird, Director of Research and Intellectual Capital for Leadership Network. Warren is also a prolific author, having authored or co-authored 28 books, including his newest, God Dreams: 12 Vision Templates for Finding and Focusing your Church’s Future and a book we’re discussing in this episode, How to Break Growth Barriers. Jeremy and Warren more »

Ep 64: Ernest Easley

In this episode, Jeremy interviews Dr. Ernest Easley, Professor of Evangelism at Union University.

Ep 63: Some Tweaks to My Online Ministry

This episode of the podcast is a bit different. Instead of having a guest, I take some time to address some tweaks taking place to my online ministry. I hope these tweaks bless you and particularly help you to grow in the areas of church growth, leadership, creativity, and vision. So, what are the tweaks? You’ll have to listen to more »

Ep 62: Thom Rainer

In this episode, Jeremy interview Dr. Thom Rainer, President/CEO of LifeWay Christian Resources. They discuss LifeWay, online courses, podcasting, and internet church. INTERVIEW QUESTIONS LifeWay is in the midst of moving from its huge campus in downtown Nashville to a new, more efficient building. How is that going? You recently launched “Invite Your One,” an online course that is a strategy more »

Ep 61: Danny Roberts

In this episode, Jeremy interviews his dad, Danny Roberts, Executive Pastor of North Richland Hills Baptist Church in the Fort Worth area of North Texas. They discuss multisite, determining your vision, safeguards to stay above reproach, and how technology has changed in churches over the years.   Connect with Danny Roberts Online: Facebook Twitter – @DannyPRoberts North Richland Hills Baptist more »

Ep 60: Tim Hammond

In this episode, Jeremy interviews Tim Hammond, Next Gen Pastor at Aletheia Church in Columbus, GA. Jeremy and Tim discuss family, worship ministry, marketing, technology, and stage design. INTERVIEW QUESTIONS Your wife is expecting your first child. You work with and for your dad. Family is a big part of your life. When it comes to doing ministry with your family, more »

Ep 59: Marty Duren

In this episode, Jeremy interviews Marty Duren, Executive Editor and Marketing Manager at LifeWay Christian Resources. Jeremy and Marty discuss culture, the digital world, and internet church. INTERVIEW QUESTIONS On your website, you stated the following, “Christianity in the United States has become a sub-culture with its own language, customs and secret handshakes.” I couldn’t have said it any better. What are more »

Ep 58: Brandon Park

In this episode, Jeremy interviews Dr. Brandon Park, Senior Pastor of First Baptist Raytown, in Kansas City, MO and founder of LifeCoach Discipleship. Jeremy and Brandon discuss discipleship, technology, leadership, and preaching. INTERVIEW QUESTIONS You recently released a major project called LifeCoach Discipleship. What is it all about? How did you go about getting such an intricate app put together more »

Ep 57: Daniel Im

In this episode, Jeremy interviews Daniel Im from NewChurches.com (a part of LifeWay) and Teaching Pastor at The Fellowship in Nashville, TN. They discuss multiplication, leadership, and global Church ministry.   INTERVIEW QUESTIONS In your role as Director of multiplication for LifeWay and NewChurches.com, you offer all kinds of digital ways to multiply in church planting and multisite: a blog, more »

Ep 56: Mark Dance

On today’s episode, Jeremy interviews Dr. Mark Dance, from LifeWay Pastors. Mark and Jeremy discuss transitioning to non-local-church ministry, pastors needing pastors, pastors quitting, pastoral tenure, and trends in pastoral ministry. _ MARK’S BIO   Mark and Janet Dance are college sweethearts and native Texans who have been married for 28 years and live near Nashville, TN. Mark launched a new more »