ThumpCast with Jeff & Dave
About This Show
The ThumpCast is a weekly podcast with Jeff Ratliff and Dave Fishback. Jeff is the Associate Minister and Dave is the Preaching Minister at Piqua Christian Church in Piqua, Ohio. Our Podcast is primarily a place to share our lives with our church family, share stories about what God is doing in the PCC family, and to entertain, educate, and amaze!
Most Recent Episode
ThumpCast 39: Vision and Clarity
This week we talk about how important vision is in smaller churches and moreover how vital clarity is in getting the vision for your church. We discuss: -Why small churches need vision to fight complexity -We talk about the tendacy of smaller churches to roll out generic vision so they don't really have to change -We talk about how complexity confuses disciple making -We then shift to clarity and what you need to do to determine where you are. That clarity takes time. -We talk about the importance of starting with your leadership first -3 ways to get clarity on who your church family is: -Conversations with members - Surveys at the right time -Prayer, prayer, and more prayer Resources mentioned this week: Simple Church by Thom Rainer and Eric Geiger https://www.amazon.com/Simple-Church-Returning-Process-Disciples/dp/0805447997/ref=sr_1_1?ie=UTF8&qid=1487273735&sr=8-1 Church Unique by Will Mancini https://www.amazon.com/Simple-Church-Returning-Process-Disciples/dp/0805447997/ref=sr_1_1?ie=UTF8&qid=1487273735&sr=8-1