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Three Easter Dilemmas

February 14, 2024 Bill Tenny-Brittian

Easter’s coming … the busiest, most stressful time of the year for most pastors. Let’s face it, there’s a lot on the line – it’s likely the best attended worship service you’ll have all year! But then comes the let-down: Read more…

2024 Community Centric Church Planning for Real Impact

December 20, 2023 Bill Tenny-Brittian

Join Drs. Kris and Bill for a lively conversation about how to plan 2024 to reach your neighbors. Discover how to shape your church’s future to maximize your church’s community impact. Tune in for practical, actionable strategies that make a Read more…

The Great Worship Juggling Act: Reaching the Generations in Your Church

December 6, 2023 Bill Tenny-Brittian

Join Drs. Kris and Bill as they delve into the art of creating worship experiences that resonate across generations. They’ll explore the unique preferences of the Silent Generation to Gen Z, discuss strategies for blending traditional and contemporary worship styles, Read more…

Reimagining Your Church’s Christmas Eve Experience: Spirituality, Nostalgia, and Transforming Your Neighbors

November 29, 2023 Bill Tenny-Brittian

Join Drs. Kris and Bill as they Dive into ‘Christmas Reimagined: Spirituality, Nostalgia, and Community’ on their latest podcast episode. Discover innovative ways for churches to harness the festive spirit, connecting deeply with both congregants and the broader community. We’ll Read more…

The Avatar Creation Strategy You Can’t Ignore

October 11, 2023 Bill Tenny-Brittian

Don’t miss our next episode of ChurchTalk.TV where we’ll dive into the transformative power of Outreach Avatars for church growth. We’ll explore why understanding your target audience is crucial, break down the elements of an effective Outreach Avatar, and share Read more…

Holiday Planning For Maximum Outreach

September 27, 2023 Bill Tenny-Brittian

Don’t let another holiday season pass you by with the same old, same old. It’s time to shift gears and supercharge your outreach like never before! Join Drs. Kris and Bill for an eye-opening discussion that will transform how you Read more…

Three To Do’s for Increasing Your Visitor Count

August 30, 2023 Bill Tenny-Brittian

(Not Great Audio … Tech Issues … sorry!) Let’s be clear … It’s really hard to grow a church when few visitors show up. And the truth is, if you’ve been depending on your members to do the inviting – Read more…

Why Isn’t the Church Inspiring Culture Anymore?

August 2, 2023 Bill Tenny-Brittian

There’s really no doubt. The church has largely last any influence it used to have on our culture. Doubtless, there are a lot of reasons for this – and this week, Drs. Kris and Bill have a particularly lively discussion Read more…

Elevate Your Church’s SQ … It’s Spirituality Quotient

February 28, 2024 Bill Tenny-Brittian

The stats are in and they’re not pretty. 53% of US Churches have not yet reached their pre-COVID numbers (Hartford Research, 2024) and 66% of US Churches are in some state of decline. And to that the recent report that Read more…

E-I AI Oh: Ministry and ChatGPT

February 7, 2024 Bill Tenny-Brittian

Artificial Intelligence is here … and it looks like it’s here to stay. But is that a GOOD thing, especially in the church? Rumors are that some pastors are letting the “godless” cloud-based computers to write their sermons for them. Read more…

The Church’s Unwritten Rules: Why Covenants Are Game-Changers

September 20, 2023 Bill Tenny-Brittian

Ever walked into a church that felt more like a battlefield than a sanctuary? You’re not alone. Debilitating conflict can turn any congregation into a spiritual war zone, leaving members disheartened and leaders burnt out. But what if there was Read more…

Creating Personal Spiritual Retreats

July 12, 2023 Bill Tenny-Brittian

Need some deep and meaningful God-Time and don’t know where to start? In this episode, Drs. Kris and Bill have a lively conversation about how to design your own personal spiritual retreat. Podcast Version

Effective Leadership Selection: “Chose Wisely”

February 21, 2024 Bill Tenny-Brittian

Quick question: you’ve been tasked with finding a new church treasurer. Which of the following traits will you prioritize in the selection process? (1) Experience in Accounting; (2) Longevity as a Church Member; (3) Church Giving History; (4) Personal Spiritual Practices; (5) Financial Education. In this Read more…

E-I AI Oh: Ministry and ChatGPT

February 7, 2024 Bill Tenny-Brittian

Artificial Intelligence is here … and it looks like it’s here to stay. But is that a GOOD thing, especially in the church? Rumors are that some pastors are letting the “godless” cloud-based computers to write their sermons for them. Read more…

The Role of Today’s Successful Lead Pastor

January 17, 2024 Bill Tenny-Brittian

There are very few jobs in today’s world that are more demanding and frustrating and demeaning and ultimately fulfilling than that of a church’s Lead Pastor. In this episode of ChurchTalk TV, Drs. Kris and Bill have a lively conversation Read more…

The Offering Plate Shuffle: The Dance to Generous Giving

January 10, 2024 Bill Tenny-Brittian

This week, join Drs. Kris and Bill for an engaging and insightful discussion on revolutionizing church giving. This episode is packed with dynamic strategies, from harnessing the magnetic power of storytelling to demystifying transparent budgets, all aimed at igniting a Read more…

Three Easter Dilemmas

February 14, 2024 Bill Tenny-Brittian

Easter’s coming … the busiest, most stressful time of the year for most pastors. Let’s face it, there’s a lot on the line – it’s likely the best attended worship service you’ll have all year! But then comes the let-down: Read more…

E-I AI Oh: Ministry and ChatGPT

February 7, 2024 Bill Tenny-Brittian

Artificial Intelligence is here … and it looks like it’s here to stay. But is that a GOOD thing, especially in the church? Rumors are that some pastors are letting the “godless” cloud-based computers to write their sermons for them. Read more…

The Offering Plate Shuffle: The Dance to Generous Giving

January 10, 2024 Bill Tenny-Brittian

This week, join Drs. Kris and Bill for an engaging and insightful discussion on revolutionizing church giving. This episode is packed with dynamic strategies, from harnessing the magnetic power of storytelling to demystifying transparent budgets, all aimed at igniting a Read more…

Get Unbusy … So You Can Get Right-Busy

January 3, 2024 Bill Tenny-Brittian

We get so tired of hearing pastors tell us how busy they are, but when we ask them what’s keeping them busy, it’s the wrong kind of busy. If you’re too busy maintaining the status quo, putting out fires, chasing Read more…