Leadership shouldn’t be so hard! Lead Forward is a podcast that gives a voice to the best leaders around the country on topics that relate to leading well in the communities where you have influence.

May 16, 2018

No.15 – Handling Conflict with Terry Linhart

Chris discusses how to avoid and handle conflict with Terry Linhart.

May 9, 2018

No.14 – Social Media and the Church with Nils Smith

Chris is joined by the host of Social Media Church, Nils Smith, to discuss technology trends and how these will change the future of the church.

May 2, 2018

No.13 – Personal Integrity with Caleb Breakey

Chris and Caleb discuss how to have personal integrity and how to get it back when it has been lost.

April 25, 2018

No.12 – Protecting Yourself with a Team with Shawn LoveJoy

Chris is join by Shawn Lovejoy to discuss ministry integrity and what restoration to ministry might look like.

April 18, 2018

No.11 – Hero Makers with Dave Ferguson

Chris is joined by Dave Ferguson to discuss his new book Hero Maker and current trends they are noticing in the church.

April 12, 2018

No.10 – Leading a Life of Integrity with Terry Linhart

Terry Linhart discusses his principles to ensure personal integrity and financial transparency in ministry.

March 22, 2018

No.9 – Finding Rhythms to Work with Caleb Breakey

Caleb and Chris discuss finding space in your schedule for productivity and how to set goals you can actually achieve.

March 14, 2018

No.8 – Work Hard and Rest Hard with Shawn Lovejoy

Shawn Lovejoy discusses the need to work really hard, rest really hard, and to create life rhythms that produce productivity.

March 7, 2018

No.7 – The Self Aware Leader and Self Care

Terry Linhart discusses finding Sabbath rest and balancing the demands of leadership with the needs of your family and spouse.

February 21st, 2018

No.6 – Shawn LoveJoy and the Challenges of Starting New Things

Everyday Exiles welcomes a new contributor to the Lead Forward community. Shawn LoveJoy is a thought leader, author, husband, and father with a wealth of knowledge and insight about leadership.

February 14th, 2018

No.5 – Structure Your Life to Launch New Ideas with Caleb Breaky

Caleb Breakey and discuss how new ideas get launched and how to overcome obstacles when you are trying to get your project off the list.

February 7th, 2018

No.4 – Launching New Ideas with Terry Linhart

Terry Linhart discusses the challenges of launching new ideas and how to allocate your time to make sure things start well.

January 25th, 2018

No.3 – Joy Greene of JoyTime Ministries

Chris is joined by Joy Greene to discuss her ministry JoyTime Ministries and the difficulty of finding work / home balance when starting a new venture.

January 16th, 2018

No.2 – Navigating a Changing Marketplace with┬áCaleb Breakey

Chris is joined by Caleb Breakey, the president and CEO of SpeakToBook and author of Called to Stay, as they discuss how to manage change and overcome challenges in leading an organization.

January 9th, 2018

No.1 – Leading a Culture of Change with Terry Linhart

In the first episode of Lead Forward, Chris is joined by Terry Linhart. Terry is a professor, author, and leader who discusses with Chris his thoughts on navigating change and disappointment in organizations.