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CFTROU 0019: Building a New Church Culture, Not New Church Programs: Meetings

This is part two of our four-part series on “Building a New Church Culture, Not New Church Programs.” We are talking about our very favorite part of ministry at Family Church — meetings! Most people like to avoid more meetings, but we believe meetings are key to building a strong church culture. Plus, meetings can be fun and help build comradery on a team. When people call and ask for programming tips, we invited them to join us for our meetings.

Key Points:

  • Understand how to script and structure meetings.
  • How culture is built through meetings.
  • Having meetings to plan the meetings.
  • Why each meeting has an important purpose.
  • Building relationships, setting trajectory, and being intentional and accountable with
    your meetings.
  • Determining your meeting schedules and evaluating what is right for your
  • Being strong on collaboration.

If we’re going to build a strong church culture, we’re going to have to have meetings. Click To TweetOur attention to the meetings that we’re in really shows our heart and our calling to the seriousness of what we’re about. Click To TweetMeetings are a way for us to do life together. Click To TweetOne of the things we also say a lot in our meetings is, “This is a discussion, not a decision. Click To TweetWe come with an idea, we don’t come with a plan in place. Click To Tweet

Links Mentioned in Today’s Episode:

Death by Meeting by Patrick Lencioni

Sharper! Conference

Family Church

Jimmy on Twitter

Steve on Twitter

Leslee Bennett on Twitter

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