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Does Your Congregation Need A Coach?

Christian communities have the power to change lives and transform communities. Thriving congregations should be the norm rather than the exception. I believe that people are yearning to be part of Christian communities that help them experience the presence of God in their daily life the gift of authentic, empowering, long-lasting friendships.

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ABOUT SURFACE TO SOUL

CONNECT to build trust & community
HIGHLIGHT the most significant challenges
ALIGN assets, actions & conversations
NAVIGATE by setting goals, strategies & action steps
GUIDE people into uncharted territories
EVALUATE to ensure greater impact

VIBRANT FAITH COACHING

PLANS | Individual sessions, short-term (up to 90 days), long-term
PURPOSE | Build leaders, grow faith, lead change, design systems
PLATFORMS | Onsite, Zoom, Skype, Facebook, phone & texting
PARTICIPANTS | Pastors, program staff, Boards, project teams

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As a leader, you've got an important calling. A coach can help form the plans, start the conversations, and develop the leadership it takes to create a culture of spiritual vitality in your ministry.

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