“In Real Time” is a podcast for leaders of churches 100 - 2000 where we are having REAL conversations about leading people, organization, and change. We still believe that the local church is the hope of the world. Heights Church wants to help you think about the real problems and divisions we are all facing. If our journey with its challenges, victories, and failures can help you, then we are eager to share it. Join us for “In Real Time".
IRT11: This Episode is Not for The Faint of Heart
Planning for the future can be very difficult and decisions must be made. What are your goals for your organization in 2023? Tune in as Pastors Craig, Jen, and Tim talk about future planning, budgeting and staffing in uncertainty.
IRT10: How Do You Know if You Are Succeeding?
How do you quantify the success of your efforts as a church? Pastors Craig, Tim and Jen address the question many leaders are asking. Since the Pandemic, church attendance as well as who attends has changed. With this in mind it’s vitally important to continuously clarify what success looks like in every season. Join us as we discuss equipping your team for success, focusing on the big picture and avoiding Silos.
IRT9: The Real Expectations of Staff
Join us as Pastors Craig, Jen and Tim speak to the importance of clarity amongst the staff team. There are written and often unwritten expectations beyond job descriptions, in this episode, we talk about ours. We hope this will spur a meaningful conversation for your team, so everyone can pursue ministry at its best in freedom.
IRT8: Core Values are Worth Your Time and Effort
We get to choose how we behave as a church. Pastors Craig, Tim and Jennifer discuss the importance of communicating the church's core values to the entire team. Tune in and learn about the significance of asking questions and holding each other accountable to prevent miscommunication and burnout.
IRT7: Real Help for Mission Drift
Clarity is essential when dealing with Mission Drift. Pastors Craig, Tim, and Ryan discuss the importance of communicating the vision and mission of your church to your team. Without the foundation of clarity, churches will drift off mission.
IRT6: Do You Know Where You Are?
Pastors Craig, Jennifer, and Justin discuss the challenges of operating in confusion. The pandemic brought on rapid changes and new challenges. As a team, everyone needed to re-evaluate the effectiveness of the tools and methods being used. Tune in to Episode 6 to learn about the importance of clarity amongst a team striving to stay on mission.