Ep.25. Duane Floro. Missions Support & Mobilization.

Ep.25. Duane Floro. Missions Support & Mobilization.

Duane Floro is the Resource Group Leader for Missions Support and Mobilization at the SCBO. On this episode he shares about the tremendous outpouring of help, support, and prayers for those affected by the tornadoes in the Dayton area this past Summer. He describes the great sense of relief and hope seeing people from all …

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Ep.24. Steve Hubbard. Reviving the Church

Ep.24. Steve Hubbard. Reviving the Church

Pastor Steve Hubbard of Ebenezer Baptist Church in Logan, Ohio talks about the history of the church and when they began to recognize the need to start doing things differently.  Without even realizing it, Ebenezer Baptist found themselves in the middle of a church revitalization process. Steve goes on to discuss several keys for his …

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Ep.23. Mark Wurzelbacher. Retirement from Pastoral Ministry

Ep.23. Mark Wurzelbacher. Retirement from Pastoral Ministry

Mark Wurzelbacher pastored in Ohio for a long time, but entered retirement just a few years ago.  He speaks about financial preparation, the timing of retirement, and what retirement might look like for pastors and ministers. He also offers an outline for younger pastors to consider as they think about providing for their families in …

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Ep.22. Ryan Strother. Perspective from the SCBO President

Ep.22. Ryan Strother. Perspective from the SCBO President

Ryan Strother started the SCBgO podcast and also serves as the elected President of the State Convention of Baptists in Ohio.  In this episode, he passes hosting duties over to Dwayne Lee before outlining the current focus of SCBO leadership.  Ryan shares the unique perspective he has gained from serving on the executive team, and …

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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 …

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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 …

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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 …

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