Month: January 2016

Common Coaching Myths

As the popularity of coaching rises, both personally and professionally, so do the myths surrounding this resource. All Personal coaches are professionals. While many coaches are trained professionals, the rise in popularity of coaching has led to a flood of coaches entering the landscape. As a result, not all coaches […]

Crunching Becoming 5

In the last several months, if you have been talking to Greg, you’ve either heard him talk about the book, Becoming a Level 5 Multiplying Church or he’s asked you to be a beta tester for the new assessment HGC has developed to support the book. If you’ve read the book and you’re like me, you’ve probably started mentally crunching some of the concepts and wonder what other people are saying about it. Here’s a look at some of the conversations I’ve heard within our network.

What do you do when you can’t get people to the Church?

First Church in St. Joseph, Michigan has dealt with the question of ‘what do you do when you can’t get people to Church?’ many times. They wrestled with reaching people from different demographics, different socio-economic groups, different towns within their region… About three years ago, First Church invited Healthy Growing Churches in to do a leadership consultation. In this consultation, a conversation about multiplication began. Since 2013, First Church has started two physical campuses in neighboring communities, Benton Heights and Stevensville. At the end of 2015, First Church decided to try something new.