29 episodes

The EquippingU Podcasts are 30-minute interviews that will underline priorities and values vital to healthy leaders and churches. Each season (10 to 13 episodes) will offer a wide range of topics to equip, encourage, and challenge you as a pastor or leader.

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    • 5.0, 16 Ratings

The EquippingU Podcasts are 30-minute interviews that will underline priorities and values vital to healthy leaders and churches. Each season (10 to 13 episodes) will offer a wide range of topics to equip, encourage, and challenge you as a pastor or leader.

    S3 EP8 – Warren Bird: Help and Hope for the Local Church

    S3 EP8 – Warren Bird: Help and Hope for the Local Church

    Have you wondered how much of an impact multiplication can have on churches and communities? It's a lot! Warren Bird joins Terry Smith and Alan Rathbun for an exciting conversation about the transformative power of multiplying cultures.

    • 32 min
    S3 EP7 – Brian McMillan: Multiplication through Multi-Campus

    S3 EP7 – Brian McMillan: Multiplication through Multi-Campus

    Terry and Alan are joined by Brian McMillan of Centerpointe Church in Long Island, NY to discuss how, when done correctly, multi-campus can reach people for Christ. In light of the current COVID-19 pandemic, this conversation brings even greater perspective for the future of church.

    • 31 min
    COVID-19 Special Episode #2: Leading the Small – Karl Vaters

    COVID-19 Special Episode #2: Leading the Small – Karl Vaters

    Terry and Alan welcome Karl Vaters, the “small church expert.” Globally 90% of churches are under 200 people. Karl speaks from his struggles and experience to discover you can be small and still be and effective church, so let’s figure out how to do small church well. Looking forward he suggests that we are no longer concerned primarily about getting more people in the building, we are concerned primarily about taking our ministry to others.
    SHOW NOTES:
    Karl's Website
    Small Church Essentials by Karl Vaters
    100 Days to a Healthier Church by Karl Vaters

    • 40 min
    COVID-19 Special Episode #1: Leading the Church During Challenging Times – Rich Villodas

    COVID-19 Special Episode #1: Leading the Church During Challenging Times – Rich Villodas

    Terry and Alan are joined by Rich Villodas from the epicenter of the COVID-19 impact. Rich reminds us to show ourselves grace, stay connected in community and to lead from a posture of health. Listen in for some valuable insights and thoughts on the church post Covid-19.
    SHOW NOTES:
    The Deeply Formed Life: Five Transformative Values for a Would Living on the Surface by Rich Villodas
    Emotional Healthy Spirituality by Peter Scazzero

    • 34 min
    S3 EP6 – Dillon Smith: Leading the Next Generation

    S3 EP6 – Dillon Smith: Leading the Next Generation

    "You need a job that's the hardest and best job you've ever had." – Dillon Smith
    Dillon Smith is a Content Creator for Carey Nieuwhof, and today he joins Terry and Alan for a practical and insightful discussion of how he has sought after his relationship with Carey Nieuwhof, how Carey has invested in him, and how he has grown as a young leader. This is a conversation to listen to and send to a young leader you know, or if you're a young leader to send to a mentor! 

    • 25 min
    S3 EP5 – Ron Edmonson: Church Revitalization

    S3 EP5 – Ron Edmonson: Church Revitalization

    On Episode 5 Terry and Alan are joined by Ron Edmonson. This episode about church revitalization is full of tips and advice that anyone leading a church revitalization needs to know. Grab a pen and get ready for a great episodes!
    To learn more from Ron check out his website and blog. You can also read his book, The Mythical Leader.

    • 35 min

Customer Reviews

5.0 out of 5
16 Ratings

16 Ratings

Jematini ,

Great Podcast!

I’m not a pastor but I really enjoy this podcast. I very much enjoyed hearing Amy Roedding and The Alliance’s heart for bringing men and women into the harvest work. Thank you for being a voice for women in ministry, Amy!

sluggersam1 ,

Great Resource

Terry and Alan do a great job at getting guests to talk about church and church planting! 5 out of 5 stars for sure.

Thana74 ,

Great!

Thank you for your leadership and for taking the time to prepare those episodes!
Thana

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