Articles on Staffing

Whether you have a staff of 3, 30 or 300, your staff leads the way in growing the church in your community. Having the “right people on the bus, in the right seats” is important for the health of your staff and church. Are you treating your staff right and helping them grow in their abilities and spiritual walk?

Background and Reference Checks in Hiring

October 11th, 2019|Comments Off on Background and Reference Checks in Hiring

Background and reference checks are essential in screening staff. In this video, Matt Steen and Todd Rhoades, Co-Founders of Chemistry Staffing, talk with Tiffany Henning, Founder of HR Ministry Solutions. Matt and Todd explore [...]

Beginning Steps to Preventing Child Sexual Abuse

October 11th, 2019|Comments Off on Beginning Steps to Preventing Child Sexual Abuse

Where does a church start in preventing child sexual abuse? What are the minimum requirements to begin the process? In this video, David Fletcher talks with noted attorney, Kimberlee Norris. She is a sexual abuse [...]

Preventing Sexual Abuse in Your Church

October 11th, 2019|Comments Off on Preventing Sexual Abuse in Your Church

Sex abuse claims remain the top reason churches go to court each year. In this video, David Fletcher talks with Matthew Branaugh, editor for Christianity Today’s ChurchLawAndTax about this troubling ongoing trend in the church. What [...]

An Insider’s Perspective on Background Checks

October 11th, 2019|Comments Off on An Insider’s Perspective on Background Checks

This video gives an insider's perspective on background checks. David Fletcher talks with Ryan Carter, Director of Sales and Business Development at Protect My Ministry. Hear an industry leader share the plusses and minuses of background checks. [...]

Fletch Talks with Vanderbloemen about Staffing

August 15th, 2019|Comments Off on Fletch Talks with Vanderbloemen about Staffing

Fletch continues his discussion with William Vanderbloemen about staffing in the church. Hear this noted leader talk about staffing and how it impacts your church. William Vanderbloemen is the CEO & Founder @Vanderbloemen. William is [...]

Knowing the Health of Your Staff

August 15th, 2019|Comments Off on Knowing the Health of Your Staff

Few staff members feel they can be completely forthright with their superiors concerning “tough situations.” This puts church leadership in a jam. How can leaders know how staff are feeling about their pay, work [...]

How to Have Conversations about Church Salaries

August 15th, 2019|Comments Off on How to Have Conversations about Church Salaries

Conversations about salaries are difficult, but they seem to be even more difficult in the church. Veteran executive pastor David Fletcher has over 35 years of experience with these types of conversations. In this [...]

The Comprehensive List of Interview Questions for Church Staff

August 5th, 2019|Comments Off on The Comprehensive List of Interview Questions for Church Staff

Great interviews hinge on one key component: great questions. And most great and wise people are always on the lookout for good questions. Have you ever noticed how often the Bible says, “Jesus answered [...]