22 episodes

The Ship is a podcast designed to equip you to overcome all the challenges that occur at the intersection of church leadership and stewardship. Discussions revolve around church leadership and stewardship, the importance of discipleship and relationship to these areas, capital campaigns, and much more. Through interviews with amazing church leaders, conversations with world-class capital campaign consultants, and discussions with millennial leaders in the church, you will leave encouraged, challenged, and equipped to lead like never before.

The Ship from INJOY Stewardship INJOY Stewardship Solutions

    • Religion & Spirituality
    • 4.9 • 33 Ratings

The Ship is a podcast designed to equip you to overcome all the challenges that occur at the intersection of church leadership and stewardship. Discussions revolve around church leadership and stewardship, the importance of discipleship and relationship to these areas, capital campaigns, and much more. Through interviews with amazing church leaders, conversations with world-class capital campaign consultants, and discussions with millennial leaders in the church, you will leave encouraged, challenged, and equipped to lead like never before.

    #21 - How to Guide a New Believer

    #21 - How to Guide a New Believer

    In this month's edition of The Ship Podcast, CEO and President, Joe Sangl, sits down with Pastor Les Beauchamp of Lifegate Church in Omaha, Nebraska to discuss how to guide a new believer. Pastor Les offers a new, refreshing guide to assist new believers in their first steps with Jesus.
    Key Points:
    Hear from Pastor Les Beauchamp of Lifegate Church in Omaha, Nebraska.
    Pastor Les offers a new, refreshing guide to assist new believers in their first steps with Jesus.  
    Listen as Pastor Les also shares about the challenges that have come with a growing and multiplying church and how they navigated these challenges.
    Guest: Les Beauchamp
    Website: Lifegate Church 
    Facebook: @LesBeauchamp
    Twitter: @BeauchampLes

    Les Beauchamp is the lead pastor at Lifegate Church in Omaha, Nebraska, where, along with his wife, Kris, he has served for over three decades. Lifegate is a multi-site church with five campuses and a vision for a total of 40 in the next 40 years. Les’ heart burns with an endless passion to invite one person at a time to discover the life of forgiveness, peace and purpose offered by Jesus alone. He is especially passionate about helping new followers of Jesus have the best start in their new relationship with God. Known for his relational communication style and ability to make the confusing understandable and the difficult doable, his writing reflects the same. College sweethearts, Les and Kris would say the highlight of their current life is enjoying their two grown children and their three grandchildren.  

    • 38 min
    #20 - A Pastor's Perspective on Church Administration

    #20 - A Pastor's Perspective on Church Administration

    In this month's edition of The Ship Podcast, Director of New Ministry Partnerships, Brian Dodd, sits down for an informative conversation with Senior Pastor Dr. Dwight Riddick of the Gethsemane Baptist Church in Newport News, VA about the subject of church administration from a pastor's perspective.

    The following are just some of the items they discussed:
    Why church administration is so important.
    What happens when we do not have effective policies and procedures.
    What role leaders play in this process.
    What happens when leaders try to do this alone.
    What role delegation plays and what makes someone an effective delegator.
    Whom should you be delegating to and why.
    Why administration is both spiritual and practical.
    Why effective administration preserves peace.
    Why effective administration is a source of fellowship.

    Key Points
    Hear from Dr. Dwight Riddick, senior pastor of Gethsemane Baptist Church in Newport News, VA.
    Dr. Riddick gives a pastor’s perspective on the subject of church administration. 
    Listen as Dr. Riddick shares why church administration is so important, what happens when we do not have effective policies and procedures, what roles leaders play in this process, and much more.

    • 31 min
    #19 - The Profile Of A Godly Man And Leader

    #19 - The Profile Of A Godly Man And Leader

    It is time for this month’s edition of The Ship Podcast! Our guest today is Dr. Brian Stowe, the senior pastor of First Baptist Church Plant City, Florida. Brian is one of the finest leaders you will ever hear from. Listen as Brian talk’s about a myriad of topics like self-leadership, the role his family plays in the success of his ministry, the power of prayer, and the church’s recent capital campaign experience. The most poignant part of his conversation was how he dealt with his wife’s battle with breast cancer, transitioning a church, launching new ministries, initiating a renewed passion for evangelism, and leading the campaign all at the same time. 
    Key Points:
    Hear from Dr. Brian Stowe, senior pastor of First Baptist Church Plant City, Florida. Brian shares about self-leadership, the role his family plays in the success of his ministry, the power of prayer, and the church’s recent capital campaign experience.  Listen as Brian shares how he dealt with his wife’s battle with breast cancer, transitioning a church, launching new ministries, initiating a renewed passion for evangelism, and leading the campaign all at the same time.   

    • 46 min
    #18 - Identifying & Developing Leaders

    #18 - Identifying & Developing Leaders

    Welcome back to another episode of The Ship Podcast! Our guest for today’s episode is Chuck Allen, the lead pastor at Sugar Hill Church in Sugar Hill, Georgia. As Sugar Hill Church has continued to grow, Chuck has recognized that none of that could take place without leaders. He joins us to talk about how to identify and develop leaders to partner with your church to advance the vision God has given you.  
    Key Points:
    Chuck shares about his time as a lead pastor at Sugar Hill Church and the growth they have experienced. Hear about the different logistical challenges that Sugar Hill has endured over the years with never-ending road construction and how they have continued to move forward.   Chuck talks about how he identifies and develops financial leaders. Learn what critical decisions Sugar Hill has made that has enabled the church to experience growth.

    • 37 min
    #17 - When Vision Is Greater Than Apparent Provision

    #17 - When Vision Is Greater Than Apparent Provision

    Key Points:
    Mike will share about his time as a lead pastor at Radiant Church and the growth they have experienced over the last five years. Hear about the different challenges that ultimately led to a partnership with INJOY Stewardship Solutions. Mike will talk about how a Financial Analysis conducted by our team helped in his decision-making process. Learn what to do when it seems that your vision is greater than apparent provisions in your church. Guest: Mike Popenhagen
    Website: Radiant Church
    Facebook: Radiant Church
    Instagram: @radiantjxn
    Twitter: @radiantjxn

    • 36 min
    #16 - Creating A Culture To Consistently Reproduce Leaders

    #16 - Creating A Culture To Consistently Reproduce Leaders

    Welcome to another episode of The Ship Podcast! Our guest today is Adam Barr, the pastor of Peace Church in Middleville, Michigan. Over the nine years that Adam has been at Peace Church, the church has nearly tripled in size and their budget has done the same! Many critical decisions were made during this time and having a unified team was essential. Adam is here today to share his experiences at Peace Church and how that led to a partnership with INJOY Stewardship Solutions.
    Key Points:
    Adam shares the mentors that have impacted his life and shaped him into the leader that he is today. Hear how quarterly leadership training meetings in the early days at the church have created a culture that consistently reproduces leaders. A facility was eventually required to accommodate the growth of the church. Adam shares his experience in a capital campaign initiative with INJOY Stewardship Solutions.

    • 41 min

Customer Reviews

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33 Ratings

33 Ratings

Andy Hazelet ,

So Good!

Love the content from the team at INJOY Stewardship.

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Well done

I look forward to listening monthly. Very relevant to churches and leaders in general. Keep up the good work!

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