How To Build A Leadership Development Pipeline with Eric Geiger & Kevin Peck [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 Eric Geiger, a Vice President at Lifeway Christian Resources, and Kevin Peck, Lead Pastor of The Austin Stone Community Church.



Eric Geiger serves as one of the Vice Presidents at LifeWay Christian Resources, leading the Resources Division. He has authored or co-authored several books including the best selling church leadership book, Simple Church. He also serves as the senior pastor of ClearView Baptist Church in Franklin, Tennessee.

Kevin is the lead pastor of The Austin Stone Community Church in Austin, Texas. Along with founding pastor Matt Carter, he has seen the church grow from a small group to over 7,000 people. His life's focus is for God's people to be equipped and God's church to flourish.

Eric and Kevin just released their co-authored book, Designed to Lead: The Church and Leadership Development.

William talks with Eric & Kevin about:

  • How to build a leadership culture
  • Common mistakes churches make in leadership development
  • The first steps in building a leadership development program at your church

Quotes from Eric & Kevin:

One big factor in creating a culture of leadership is a sense of urgency. Tweet: A factor in creating a culture of #leadership is a sense of urgency @_kpeck_ @EricGeiger @VanderbloemenSG #Vandercast

Don't rush to a quick fix without doing the hard work of laying the foundation.Tweet: Don't rush to a quick fix w/o doing the hard work of laying the foundation. @_kpeck_ @EricGeiger @VanderbloemenSG

There's never going to be a good leadership culture without some repentance & self-awareness from the leaders.Tweet: There's not going to be leadership culture w/o repentance & self-awareness from leaders. @VanderbloemenSG #Vandercast

The pass/fail for our ministry is going to be whether we can reproduce leaders.Tweet: The pass/fail for #ministry is whether we can reproduce leaders. @_kpeck_ @EricGeiger @VanderbloemenSG #Vandercast


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