Consulting & Coaching

About Me

Chris is a ministry consultant and coach with over twenty years of experience serving the local church...

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Consulting & Coaching

Consulting & Coaching

I am passionate about coming alongside churches and leaders to help them be more effective in their mission...

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Contact Me

Here are the details about getting a hold of me. If you feel like I could help in any way, shoot me an email and let's talk.

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What Is The Perfect Size Group?

One of the most common question that I get from new leaders is: “What is the right size for a group?”. I always answer with – that depends. What kind of a group do you want to have? I believe that you can have a successful, life-giving group with anywhere from 2-100 people in it. There is even […]

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Authenticity

Pete Wilson kicked off our newest semester of groups yesterday at Cross Point with a message about the healing that comes from true confession and community. In it, he said something that has stuck with me: “Authenticity” is a cultural buzz word right now. But it seems that while authenticity is the cry of all, […]

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Tools Of The Trade

I am always searching for new resources and tools that can help us facilitate a groups system better. Here are a few of my current favorites. Evernote. I don’t know how I would stay organized without it. All of my meeting notes, ideas, agendas, thoughts…etc go into Evernote. It also how my assistant and I […]

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The Leadership Line

One of our ongoing discussions when it comes to group life is – how high do you set the bar for leadership? If you set the bar too high, you will automatically weed out potential leaders who just need a chance to be tapped on the shoulder. If you set the bar too low, you […]

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From Sign Up To Show Up

Like a lot of you that are reading this post, we are in the middle of ramping up for our winter semester groups launch in just a few weeks. Our winter Kick-Off is extremely important for us because January is normally our largest growth month for the church. People have made their resolutions and have […]

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Multi-Site Groups part 2

You can read part 1 here. One of the most difficult questions with groups and multi-site is – how do you structure a groups system that works on several campuses with different personalities? Although each of our campuses share a common DNA, there are innate differences that come with geographical distance. For instance: our Nashville […]

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