Church Fuel has been around for about 18 months now and we’ve had the opportunity to serve thousands of pastors and church leaders. Our business functions a lot like a non-profit, because we’re on mission to help churches. But in reality, we’re a for-profit LLC. That means we are a typical small business, similar to […]
After hearing the recommendations from lots of people I know and trust, I finally had the opportunity to attend Donald Miller’s Story Brand Workshop in Nashville last week. Since then, I’ve been applying the framework to my business, our feature product, a new endeavor and more. The workshop is designed to help you figure out your […]
I just got back from Story Brand, a 2-day workshop in Nashville led by Donald Miller and the Story Brand team. It was worth every penny. It was worth every penny. We talked about the elements of story and learned how to use that formula in business. Whether it’s a website, email or commercial, this formula […]
One of the most common behind-the-scenes issues I see when I work with organizations is a team that isn’t on the same page. Maybe someone was hired to do a job, but over time, it’s morphed into different agendas and different plans. Most of the times, this isn’t a sinister thing. But that doesn’t mean […]
There are two types of people every organization, non-profit or high capacity team needs. WOW people and HOW people. WOW people are the visionary leaders. It’s the guy with the great idea and the passion to make something happen. It’s the woman willing to take a risk because she believes something needs to change. WOW people […]
I’ve been an entrepreneur since I was 11 years old when a lawn mowing business turned into a subscription newsletter for my neighborhood. When Jennie and I were dating, we bought and re-sold Beanie Babies on a roadside stand. True story, if you’re old enough to remember that fad. In 2005, we moved to Atlanta to […]
Here are the types people and organizations I can help.
- You want to start something that matters.
- You’re struggling to find your market or your voice.
- You want to set things up right.
- You’re looking to grow and reach more people.
- You need help with marketing or strategy.
- You want to launch a new product or service.
- You need to streamline and be more effective.
- You’re looking to serve more people.
- You need to diversify your products or services.
Don’t Take My Word for it
“We spent three months under Michael’s coaching and we have not stopped growing ever since.”
Frequently Asked Questions
Are you available to speak?
Of course! I love speaking to groups of people on a variety of topics. If you want to check availability and talk about goals, send an email to firstname.lastname@example.org.
What other blogs do you recommend?
I've learned from so many smart people and love recommending others. Some of my favorites include Pat Flynn, Michael Hyatt, Amy Porterfield, Jon Acuff, Jeff Goins, and Ramit Sethi.
What tools do you use in your life and business?
I love Evernote, Dropbox, and LeadPages and use them all multiple times a day. I put together a PDF with more tools I use all the time and you can download that here.
What's your background?
After 15 years of working with local churches, I began working with a consulting company to help pastors and churches succeed. In 2015, I started Church Fuel to provide insanely practical resources that move the church forward. This is my personal site, where I write about business, leadership, heart and hustle.