Author: Ryan Strother

Ep.21. Chad Keck. Merging and Revitalization

Ep.21. Chad Keck. Merging and Revitalization

Chad Keck is the pastor of First Baptist Church, Kettering, OH. They recently launched a new campus after merging with another church, now creating The Church at Eastmont. Chad explains some of how it happened and some of what is involved in mergers and revitalization.

Resources Mentioned:

Revitalize and Replant podcast

EST Church podcast

Reclaiming Glory by Mark Clifton

 

 

Ep.20. James Risner. Preaching

Ep.20. James Risner. Preaching

James Risner, pastor of Brantwood Baptist Church in Riverside, OH, equips preachers with sound theory and practicality.

Resources Mentioned:

AirTable

Evernote

The Trellis and the Vine by Colin Marshall and Tony Payne

The vine Project

 

Ep.19. David Haarmeyer. Church Revitalization

Ep.19. David Haarmeyer. Church Revitalization

David Haarmeyer, pastor of East River Road Baptist Church in Fairfield, OH, and part of the Executive Committee of the State Convention of Baptists in Ohio, shares how the SCBO is working on equipping churches for revitalization.

Resources Mentioned:

SCBO Revitalization website  – SCBO churches get the REVITALIZE BUNDLE at a significant discount because of the Cooperative Program.

Who’s Your 1?

Facts & Trends

Reclaiming Glory by Mark Clifton

Rubicons of Revitalization by Mark Clifton & Kenneth Priest

Reclaimed Church by Bill Henard

Autopsy of A Deceased Church by Thom Rainer

Invite Your One

 

 

 

Ep.18- Keith Hurt. Super Summer

Ep.18- Keith Hurt. Super Summer

Keith Hurt, Pastor of Collegiate and Youth Ministries at Violet Baptist Church in Pickerington, talks about the uniqueness of Super Summer, a youth leadership development camp the SCBO holds at Cedarville University every June.

Resource Mentioned:

Super Summer camp info & registration

Download Youth Ministry

Growing Young by Kara Powell

 

Ep.17- Jerry Neal, Dave Early, Mike D’Attoma. CoPastors

Ep.17- Jerry Neal, Dave Early, Mike D’Attoma. CoPastors

First Baptist Church in Grove City has a unique leadership arrangement with Jerry Neal as Senior Pastor and Dave Early as Lead Pastor. They discuss how leadership works in their church along with associate pastor Mike D’Attoma. Lots of leadership insight in this episode!

Resources Mentioned:

The Briefing podcast by Al Mohler

Morning & Evening by Charles Spurgeon

Leadership 101 by John Maxwell

My Utmost For His Highest by Oswald Chambers

 

Dave Early
Jerry Neal
Mike D’Attoma

 

16. Kathie Parish. Vacation Bible School and Childrens Ministry

16. Kathie Parish. Vacation Bible School and Childrens Ministry

Kathie Parish is the Children’s Coordinator at First Light Church in Vandalia, OH, and she loves Vacation Bible School! She talks about how they do it at First Light and also talks about practical resources for children’s ministry. No matter how you do VBS, you’ll find helpful info here!

Resources Mentioned:

LifeWay VBS Starter Pack

SCBO VBS Training

SCBO Kids Camp

Its Worth It by Landry Holmes

Mr. Mark’s Classroom

LifeWay’s Kids Ministry 101 (blogs, podcasts, etc)

15. Jack Helton. Big Invite Easter & Other Evangelism Resources

15. Jack Helton. Big Invite Easter & Other Evangelism Resources

Jack Helton is the evangelism director of the SCBO. He talks about a great campaign that the SCBO is offering for Easter, and gives a lot of good resources for you and your church.

Resources Mentioned:

Big Invite Ohio

Who’s Your One?

3 Circles

Evangelism Without Additives by Ed Henderson

The Nine Arts of Spiritual Conversations by Mary Schaller and John Crilly

NAMB Evangelism Page

Outreach Resources subscription

Your Next 30 Days by Dean Fulks

 

14. David Winchester. Disaster Relief First-Hand Perspective

14. David Winchester. Disaster Relief First-Hand Perspective

David Winchester, a deacon at Lincoln Heights Baptist Church, Mansfield, leads the feeding unit of Disaster Relief in Ohio. He tells how Disaster Relief is organized, gives first-hand accounts of how it works, and directs you to how you can be involved.

Resources Mentioned:

Mentoring 101” by John Maxwell

Men of Character: Daniel” by Gene Getz

2019 Ohio training for Disaster Relief

Video: feeding unit with a pneumatic can opener!

 

 

13. Kirk Kirkland. Launch Day For A New Church

13. Kirk Kirkland. Launch Day For A New Church

Kirk Kirkland is the lead pastor of Revive City Church in Cincinnati. He talks about the recent launch day of the new north campus of their church, which includes a lot of helpful encouragement of motivating people and serving your community.

Resources mentioned:

GrowLeader.com

Vance Pittman Leadership Podcast

Craig Groeschel Leadership Podcast

SEND Network Training (NAMB)

Extreme Ownership by Jocko Willink & Leif Babin

 

Ep.12. Mark Snowden. Associations and Networking

Ep.12. Mark Snowden. Associations and Networking

Mark Snowden is the Director of Missional Leadership of the Cincinnati Area Baptist Association. He talks a little about what they do and talks about the importance of networking among pastors and churches.

Resource Mentioned:

Dangerous Calling by Paul David Tripp