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CFTROU 0170: Creating a Healthy Staff Culture

The conversation in this episode is focused on building a healthy staff culture. Our guest hosts are Pastor Scott Crawford, Business Administrator of the Family Church Network, and Pastor Todd Thomas, Campus Pastor of Family Church Sherbrooke. They begin with defining culture as it relates to our context and move on to discuss why culture matters. Pastor Scott and Pastor Todd also share how meals, meetings, and retreats can help build the right culture and they talk about why continuous improvement is key in building a healthy culture. Tune in to listen to a good word from our pastors!

Key Points From This Episode:

  • Defining what culture means for Family Church.
  • Why language is important in how we interpret and relate to culture.
  • Five reasons why churches need to think and be intentional about their culture.
  • Culture-killers that we all need to be wary of.
  • Taking a look at how churches can build the right culture.
  • Pulling in and lifting up, filling the gaps with trust, and constantly improving.
  • What to look forward to in our next episode.

We vigorously defend our culture and one of the ways we do that is by promoting culture over the individual. Click To TweetWe want to pull people in and lift people up. We are for our people and we want to do the best we can to make them feel like they are family. Click To Tweet

Links Mentioned in Today’s Episode:

Todd on Twitter

Todd on Instagram

Scott on LinkedIn

Scott on Twitter

Jimmy on Twitter 

Leslee on Twitter

Family Church Network

Family Church on Facebook

Family Church on Instagram

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