How To Lead Through The Growing Pains Of Ministry with Pastor Aaron Brockett [Podcast]

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The Vanderbloemen Leadership Podcast brings you interviews from leaders across the theological spectrum of the global Church. Our goal is to bring you thought-provoking interviews that encourage you, challenge you, and help you build, run, and keep great teams.

In today's episode of the Vanderbloemen Leadership Podcast, William talks with Aaron Brockett, Lead Pastor of Traders Point Christian Church in Indianapolis, Indiana. 

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Aaron Brockett is the Lead Pastor of Traders Point Christian Church in Indianapolis, Indiana. After serving in a small church, a rural church, and a church plant, Aaron and his family moved to Indianapolis in 2007 to serve at Traders Point.

Traders Point Christian Church has been around since 1834, originally as a small, rural church on the outskirts of Indianapolis. When Aaron and his wife joined, the church saw about 1,500 attendees on a weekend. 10 years later, Traders Point has an average weekend attendance of 6,000.

Aaron and his wife, Lindsay, are passionate about seeing people all over the Indianapolis area come to know, trust, and follow Jesus, and have dedicated their lives to doing whatever it takes to help people experience and know Jesus for who He is.

Aaron talks with William about:

  • What he learned from his succession experience at Traders Point
  • The importance of clear communication within a team
  • How to lead teams as they get bigger
  • Why pastors need to shift responsibility as their churches grow
  • The 2 most dangerous traps for church leaders

 

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Aaron Brockett

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Quotes from Aaron: 

Leadership requires intentionally checking-in with your team.Tweet: Smart leadership requires intentionally checking-in with your team. @aaronbrockett http://bit.ly/2g7Vj5E via @VanderbloemenSG #Vandercast

Every leader creates a wake.Tweet: Every leader creates a wake. @aaronbrockett http://bit.ly/2g7Vj5E via @VanderbloemenSG #Vandercast

Rapid church growth creates an internal strain on systems.Tweet: Rapid church growth creates an internal strain on systems. @aaronbrockett http://bit.ly/2g7Vj5E via @VanderbloemenSG #Vandercast

Pastors need to communicate the heart behind their big decisions.Tweet: Pastors need to communicate the heart behind their big decisions. @aaronbrockett http://bit.ly/2g7Vj5E via @VanderbloemenSG #Vandercast

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