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Seven Lessons Learned Leading a Startup

My company, Church Fuel, is almost 2 years old. We have 500 members in our flagship program and we’ve served more than 1,300 pastors and church leaders with paid training and thousands more with free resources. If you want a quick review of where we’ve been, check out this series of posts called “Behind the […]

Church Fuel Low Lights

Everybody loves to talk about highlights and accomplishments. We’ve been doing Church Fuel for a year-and-a-half now, and while things are going really well, not everything we’ve done has worked. We’ve had some highlights for sure.  But we’ve also had some lowlights. I want to pull back the curtain a little bit and talk about some […]

Six Books That Have Shaped Church Fuel

Here are six books that have really shaped the launch and operation of Church Fuel. You’ll find them here… Traction Uncommon Service Remote The 12 Week Year The Automatic Customer Start With Why There was an issue loading your exit LeadBox™. Please check plugin settings.

Book Notes: The Automatic Customer by John Warrillow

The Automatic Customer, by John Warrillow is one of the five culture-shaping books at Church Fuel.  Though we were already heading in that direction, it solidified the direction for our membership program – Church Fuel One. The book gives lots of examples of subscription businesses and some best practices for starting or running one. Here […]

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.
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  • 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.
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  • You need to streamline and be more effective.
  • You’re looking to serve more people.
  • You need to diversify your products or services.
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Don’t Take My Word for it

“We spent three months under Michael’s coaching and we have not stopped growing ever since.”

Robbie Foreman

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 michael@michaellukaszewski.com.

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.