Church Health and Leadership Podcast

Church Leadership

Pastoring the Community

April 8, 2021 • Tony Wolfe & Jeff Lynn

Is it appropriate for church leaders to think of themselves as pastoring the community, and not just the church? Jeff and Tony argue "yes." On this episode they discuss what that looks like, why it is important and what some practical ideas might be for church leaders who want to make that shift.

Infusing Hope From the Platform

March 25, 2021 • Tony Wolfe & Jeff Lynn

We live in a world that is desperate for hope. In this episode, Dr. Danny Forshee, Pastor of Great Hills Baptist Church Austin, TX, joins Tony and Jeff to talk about ways church leaders can use platform time—from announcements to sermon delivery—to build and foster hope in the community of faith.

Cultivating a Culture of Encouragement on Your Team

March 11, 2021 • Tony Wolfe & Jeff Lynn

It is incumbent upon a leader to cultivate an environment of encouragement on his or her team. Listen in as Tony and Jeff discuss why, and how.

Practical Tools for Devotional Rhythms

February 25, 2021 • Tony Wolfe & Jeff Lynn

Personal devotional rhythms help Christ followers live from overflow. Today, Tony and Jeff show us how, and suggest some practical tools for listeners.

Five Principles of Church Health

February 11, 2021 • Tony Wolfe & Jeff Lynn

A healthy church embodies Christ's character, heralds Christ's message, multiplies Christ's disciples, advances Christ's mission and displays Christ's glory. Is your church a healthy church?

Leadership Principles Coming Out of COVID

January 28, 2021 • Tony Wolfe & Jeff Lynn

Leaders lead; it's what they do. Tony and Jeff walk through 8 principles of leadership that the COVID19 crisis has brought to the surface in local church leadership.

Church Health and Spiritual Awakening

January 14, 2021 • Tony Wolfe & Jeff Lynn

In this inaugural episode, Tony and Jeff discuss the connection between a church's overall health and her readiness to receive spiritual awakening. Churches cannot produce revival, but they can position themselves to receive it when God chooses to send it.


January 7, 2021 • Tony Wolfe & Jeff Lynn

Welcome the Church Health and Leadership Podcast where we believe that God is actively working in and through the local church today to advance the Great Commission. Tony Wolfe and Jeff Lynn are our hosts, leading relevant discussions related to church leadership, church ministry, and church life. This podcast is created by the Southern Baptists of Texas Convention and is provided through Cooperative Program giving.