A conversation with Carey Nieuwhof on healthy and unhealthy church trends

In Episode 05, of The Ship Podcast, Carey Nieuwhof joins our President and CEO, Joseph Sangl, to shed light on some of the most pressing challenges church leaders are facing right now.


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Carey is a pastor, church planter, and leadership expert who has impacted the Church through his leadership books, blog, and podcast. If you don’t already follow Carey’s content, you’ll want to after you listen to our conversation with him!

In Episode 05, Carey speaks to four main issues, including:

  1. Healthy and unhealthy trends in church leadership.

  2. The challenge of pastoral succession.

  3. Common characteristics of some of the world's best leaders.

  4. What to do when church growth outpaces financial resources.

Some of the most intriguing remarks Carey makes are:

  • “Nobody is inspired by stories of accumulation, we’re all inspired by stories of sacrifice.”
  • “God uses our pain for His purpose if we let Him redeem it and heal it, and the leading has to be deep.”
  • “When you trust God with your money, you’re finally trusting God.” - Carey Nieuwhof

In our Millennials on Stewardship segment, Matthew Garrison discusses how to approach, engage with, and integrate young people into your church family.

Episode 05 is packed with incredibly helpful content as we get to hear from one of the best leaders on the planet right now.

So listen to the latest edition of The Ship Podcast! You'll take your leadership abilities to the next level after listening to this episode.