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 A Small Group?

Before you can implement an effective groups system, you have to first define what a small group is. For each church, that may look a little different. Are you a complete Free Market system where any group of people gathered constitutes a small group? Does each group have to have certain elements in it to qualify as […]

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Leadership Pipeline

At the heart of every growing organization/system is the need for more leaders, and keeping up the pace with recruiting leaders can sometimes seem overwhelming. Having a plan in place for recruiting those new leaders is crucial, but if you have not thought through your leadership development process first, those new leaders will have a […]

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What Diet Are Your Groups On?

When my wife and I decided to lose weight and get in shape last year, we started off with a slow carb diet that called for eggs and black beans every day. I will be honest, before starting this diet I was not a big fan of eggs and black beans. What I had not […]

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Can Coaching Work?

I get a lot of questions from other small group pastors about coaching. An effective coaching system is the most frustrating and most rewarding element to get started at a church. A lot of churches have given up on coaching, and it’s hard to blame them. It doesn’t always work well for us, but here […]

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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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