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?

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 [...]

Questions for Reference Checks

May 15th, 2019|Comments Off on Questions for Reference Checks

Wednesday, May 15, 2019 Hey Fletch … Are there any limits to the questions we can ask in a reference call? I ask because I used to work for a para-church organization and was involved [...]

Hiring Questions

May 8th, 2019|Comments Off on Hiring Questions

Wednesday, May 8, 2019 Hey Fletch … I have a question about hiring a new staff member. I am the lead pastor at my church and have never been on this side of the hiring [...]

Sabbaticals

April 5th, 2019|Comments Off on Sabbaticals

Friday, April 5, 2019 Hey Fletch … After 60 years of our church’s history, 28 years on the pastoral staff, our leadership has granted a 12-week sabbatical for our Senior Pastor. We have the material [...]

Bullying and Harassment

March 26th, 2019|Comments Off on Bullying and Harassment

Tuesday, March 26, 2019 Hey Fletch … An article on XPastor mentions a doctoral dissertation by Dr. Art Hunt, I Never Expected This Would Happen To Me. I would be very grateful if you [...]