10 episodes

The Navigating Uncertainty podcast helps ministry leaders adapt to whatever comes next. Authors Nick Skytland and Ali Llewellyn combine their experience with space exploration and local church ministry to provide leaders with the tools they need to thrive in a chaotic and unpredictable world. Bringing insights from their new book What Comes Next, Nick and Ali research and experience provide valuable guidance to those who are wanting to make a difference now and in the future.

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The Navigating Uncertainty podcast helps ministry leaders adapt to whatever comes next. Authors Nick Skytland and Ali Llewellyn combine their experience with space exploration and local church ministry to provide leaders with the tools they need to thrive in a chaotic and unpredictable world. Bringing insights from their new book What Comes Next, Nick and Ali research and experience provide valuable guidance to those who are wanting to make a difference now and in the future.

    Infinite Possibilities with special guest Brad Johnson

    Infinite Possibilities with special guest Brad Johnson

    In this episode, Nick and Ali discuss the importance of trust in leading an organization through chaos and infinite possibilities.  Brad Johnson, President of Mission of Hope, joins the podcast to discuss how small steps of faith, guided by a daring vision to follow Christ, can transform a nation. 

    You can learn more about Mission of Hope at missionofhope.com 

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    • 31 min
    Coffee Beans and Transformational Experiences

    Coffee Beans and Transformational Experiences

    Why transformational experiences are so compelling, and how Starbucks and some churches create them. Why we haven't quite figured out digital church yet. Some possibilities about what could come next (beyond Starbucks’ third spaces or virtual church services) and why the possible futures are a central piece to the best future. To learn more about the book and Nick and Ali's work, visit futuresframework.com.

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    • 22 min
    Having Impact

    Having Impact

    Why there are seven questions to assess before impact, and why impact and legacy are so important for Christians to have clarity about. Where your passion meets the world’s needs.  Discuss our work with organizations like Redeemer NYC’s Center for Faith and Work. To learn more about the book and Nick and Ali's work, visit futuresframework.com

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    • 29 min
    Let's Talk About 2020

    Let's Talk About 2020

    What just happened? How do we feel about it? A conversation about COVID, the Great Commission, and what this means for the church. To learn more about the book and Nick and Ali's work, visit futuresframework.com.

     

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    • 27 min
    Paper Rockets with special guest Will Mancini

    Paper Rockets with special guest Will Mancini

    Why paper rockets are so disheartening. Why we wrote a book about futures thinking instead of just strategy, and how to turn your vision instead of an effective futures strategy. Featuring special guest Will Mancini. To learn more about the book and Nick and Ali's work, visit futuresframework.com.

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    • 31 min
    Exploration and Curiosity

    Exploration and Curiosity

    In this episode, Nick and Ali help leaders develop the courage necessary to lead through uncertain paths.  Drawing inspiration from Ernest Shackleton, they show how the explorers mindset and the creativity it encourages. Amy Winstead joins the podcast to talk about her role in developing the "Sound of Your Love" during a global church hackathon in COVID.  You can learn more about the app here.

    To learn more about the book and Nick and Ali's work, visit futuresframework.com.

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    • 31 min

Customer Reviews

5.0 out of 5
8 Ratings

8 Ratings

theadkinshighlightREAL ,

Awesome resource

Just came across this podcast and I think it’s a great resource for pushing through things like fear. I’m definitely going to have to check out the book as well. Great work, guys! -Bethany

Callie.a.Murray ,

A very well-timed and helpful podcast!

Love the mix of stories + helpful framework and perspectives. A great listen to those grappling with changing times.

knaka570 ,

So helpful

This podcast is down-to-earth and so relatable. Thank you Nick and Ali!