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Leadership Collective Podcast

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The Leadership Collective podcast is a roundtable discussion with seasoned pastors, focusing on the nuts and bolts issues of ministry. Each month, we tackle the common challenges that leaders face and discover the practical lessons they've learned along the way.
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Cultivating Church Planters | Nick Cady & Bruce Zachary

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Balancing Ministry & Family | Richard Cimino
Balancing Ministry & Family | Richard Cimino
Rob Salvato and Ted Leavenworth are joined by Richard Cimino (Metro Calvary) to candidly talk about our experiences with healthy and unhealthy ministry workloads and the effects they could have on our family health and relationships. ---- Metro Calvary — metrocalvary.org
01:08:13
December 02, 2022
Cultivating Church Planters | Nick Cady & Bruce Zachary
Cultivating Church Planters | Nick Cady & Bruce Zachary
Rob Salvato and Ted Leavenworth are joined by Nick Cady (Whitefields Community Church) and Bruce Zachary (Calvary Nexus) to discuss the new equipping resource from Calvary Global Network called Cultivate. Cultivate will help with the assessment, training, and cultivating of prospective church planters. ---- Whitefields Community Church — whitefieldschurch.com Calvary Nexus — calvarynexus.org
01:14:57
November 02, 2022
Pastoral Succession | Clay Worell
Pastoral Succession | Clay Worell
Rob Salvato and Ted Leavenworth are joined by Clay Worell (Calvary Global Network) to discuss healthy pastoral transitions and succession. More specifically, we will talk about handling and walking through transitions pertaining to senior or lead pastors.  ---- Calvary Global Network -- calvaryglobalnetwork.com/leadership
01:03:43
October 10, 2022
Board Structures Bonus Episode | Ted Leavenworth & Rob Salvato
Board Structures Bonus Episode | Ted Leavenworth & Rob Salvato
In this bonus episode, Ted & Rob talk in more detail about their respective board and church leadership structures. This conversation is a continuation of a previous episode with Wayne Cordeiro about the nuanced process of structuring and organizing a healthy church board, identifying toxic board behavior, prayerfully selecting board members, and organizing robust church leadership. ---- Rob Salvato -- Calvary Vista Ted Leavenworth -- Reliance Church
59:43
September 22, 2022
Post-Pandemic Vision | Miles DeBenedictus
Post-Pandemic Vision | Miles DeBenedictus
Rob Salvato and Ted Leavenworth are joined by Miles DeBenedictus (Cross Connection Church) to discuss how current societal trends and economic forecasts help form our vision-shaping process. More specifically, we will talk through forming vision for our churches as move past the COVID-19 pandemic in 2020 and into an economic recession in 2022. ---- Cross Connection Church -- lifeinconnection.com
55:39
September 10, 2022
Church Mergers | Ryan Sharp & Jeff Johnson
Church Mergers | Ryan Sharp & Jeff Johnson
Ted Leavenworth is joined by Ryan Sharp (lead pastor) and Jeff Johnson (missions and outreach pastor) of Impact Church in Menifee, CA to discuss some of the challenges and outcomes of successfully navigating a church merger. We discuss the different environments in which merging can become viable, and how the process can bring about the creation of more healthy and stable church communities.  ---- Impact Church
01:08:28
June 17, 2022
Unreached People Groups Bonus Episode | Brian Bell, Larry Hansen & Matthew Ellison
Unreached People Groups Bonus Episode | Brian Bell, Larry Hansen & Matthew Ellison
Brian Bell (pastor of Calvary Murrieta) has a conversation with Larry Hansen (missions pastor at Calvary Murrieta) and Matthew Ellison (founder and president of 1615) about ministering to unreached people groups. ---- Brian Bell & Larry Hansen -- Calvary Murrieta Matthew Ellison -- 1615.org
51:40
May 05, 2022
Division - Part 2 | Mark Foreman, Phil Metzger & Brenen Beeler
Division - Part 2 | Mark Foreman, Phil Metzger & Brenen Beeler
Rob Salvato is joined by Mark Foreman (North Coast Calvary Chapel), Phil Metzger (Calvary San Diego), and Brenen Beeler (Regenerate Church) for a two-part conversation about the current division in the Church. In our cultural moment, division amongst the church seems to be at a volatile level. We discuss our recent experiences with having to shepherd through the COVID-19 pandemic, partisan politics, and spiritual growth. ---- North Coast Calvary Chapel Calvary San Diego Regenerate Church
01:11:26
March 25, 2022
Division - Part 1 | Mark Foreman, Phil Metzger & Brenen Beeler
Division - Part 1 | Mark Foreman, Phil Metzger & Brenen Beeler
Rob Salvato is joined by Mark Foreman (North Coast Calvary Chapel), Phil Metzger (Calvary San Diego), and Brenen Beeler (Regenerate Church) for a two-part conversation about the current division in the Church. In our cultural moment, division amongst the church seems to be at a volatile level. We discuss our recent experiences with having to shepherd through the COVID-19 pandemic, partisan politics, and spiritual growth. ---- North Coast Calvary Chapel Calvary San Diego Regenerate Church
55:20
March 11, 2022
Your Most Important Hires | Rob Verdeyen
Your Most Important Hires | Rob Verdeyen
Rob Salvato and Ted Leavenworth are joined by Rob Verdeyen (Calvary Corvallis) for a conversation on navigating the hiring process. There are important benchmarks to be aware of as our churches grow. We discuss our experiences with hiring staff members and filling needed positions. Hiring capabilities and processes may vary from church to church, but we can seek God’s wisdom together in how to better serve our communities with the staff the Lord provides us. ---- Calvary Corvallis -- calvarycorvallis.org
01:08:59
February 10, 2022
Managing Growth through Systems & Structures | Daniel Fusco & Miles DeBenedictis
Managing Growth through Systems & Structures | Daniel Fusco & Miles DeBenedictis
Rob Salvato and Ted Leavenworth are joined by Miles DeBenedictis (Cross Connection Church) and Daniel Fusco (Crossroads Community Church) for a conversation on creating, adopting, and reforming systems and structures in our churches. ---- Cross Connection Church -- lifeinconnection.com Crossroads Community Church -- crossroadschurch.net
01:12:09
January 20, 2022
All Things Christmas | Brian Bell & Jason Duff
All Things Christmas | Brian Bell & Jason Duff
In this episode, Ted & Rob are joined in-studio by Brian Bell and Jason Duff as they talk through all things Christmas, special services, and more! Episode Transcript ---- Calvary Murrieta -- calvarymurrieta.com The Garden Fellowship -- thegardenfellowship.com
01:01:22
November 04, 2021
Church Boards | Wayne Cordeiro
Church Boards | Wayne Cordeiro
In this episode, Ted & Rob talk candidly with Wayne Cordeiro about the nuanced process of structuring and organizing a healthy church board, identifying toxic board behavior, and prayerfully selecting board members. Episode Transcript References:  Alliance Defending Freedom - adflegal.org Church Law Tax Report (Geographic Compensation Benchmarks) - churchlawandtax.com Leading With Questions by Michael J. Marquardt ---- New Hope Oahu -- enewhope.org
01:16:05
October 14, 2021
Navigating Through Church Splits | Tony Clark
Navigating Through Church Splits | Tony Clark
Pastor Tony Clark of Calvary Chapel Newport News joins Rob & Ted for an honest conversation on navigating through church conflicts and splits. Episode Transcript ---- Calvary Chapel Newport News -- https://www.calvarynn.church/
01:06:01
September 02, 2021
Mental Health in the Ministry | Wayne Cordeiro & Wesley Towne
Mental Health in the Ministry | Wayne Cordeiro & Wesley Towne
In this episode, Ted & Rob have a candid conversation with Wayne Cordeiro and Wesley Towne concerning, stress, burnout and a leader's mental health.  If you need to contact Pastor Wayne or Wesley, you can reach them at waynecordeiro@newhope.edu & hello@wesleytowne.com ---- Bayside Church Davis -- davis.baysideonline.com New Hope Oahu -- enewhope.org
01:05:58
August 05, 2021
Community Outreach | Lance Cook & David Zamora
Community Outreach | Lance Cook & David Zamora
Pastor Lance Cook of Calvary La Habra, and Pastor David Zamora of Living Way Christian Fellowship, join Rob & Ted for a conversation on how to meet the needs of your community through outreach.  ---- Calvary La Habra -- calvarylh.org Living Way Christian Fellowship -- livingwayfontana.org
57:53
July 15, 2021
Church Planting Bonus Episode | Zac Elliot
Church Planting Bonus Episode | Zac Elliot
Pastor Zac Elliot of Fusion Christian Church shares his story on church planting for this bonus episode.  ---- Fusion Christian Church -- fusionchristianchurch.com
56:03
June 10, 2021
Church Planting | Jim Gallagher
Church Planting | Jim Gallagher
Jim Gallagher, founder and pastor of Calvary Chapel Vero Beach, has a conversation with Rob & Ted about church planting. The three of them share different stories and insightful lessons learned from years of leading and planting churches.  ---- Calvary Chapel Vero Beach -- ccvb.net
01:05:43
May 06, 2021
Vision Bonus Episode | Mark Foreman & Nick Cady
Vision Bonus Episode | Mark Foreman & Nick Cady
Pastor Mark Foreman of North Coast Calvary in Carlsbad, California joins Pastor Nick Cady of White Fields Community Church in Longmont, Colorado to discuss the topic of vision.  ---- North Coast Calvary Chapel -- northcoastcalvary.org White Fields Community Church -- whitefieldschurch.com
52:53
April 22, 2021
Vision | Ed Taylor & Nate Holdridge
Vision | Ed Taylor & Nate Holdridge
Pastors Ed Taylor and Nate Holdridge join Ted Leavenworth & Rob Salvato in a conversation on casting vision.  ---- Calvary Church Aurora -- calvaryco.church Calvary Monterey -- calvary.com
01:12:37
April 08, 2021
Leadership Collective Trailer
Leadership Collective Trailer
The Leadership Collective podcast is a roundtable discussion with seasoned pastors, focusing on the nuts and bolts issues of ministry. Each month, we tackle the common challenges that leaders face and discover the practical lessons they've learned along the way. This podcast is hosted by Ted Leavenworth, lead pastor of Reliance Church in Temecula, CA, and Rob Salvato, lead pastor of Calvary Vista in Vista, CA.  Mike Neglia, lead pastor of Calvary Cork in Cork, Ireland, and founder of the Expositor's Collective podcast, joins Ted & Rob in the studio to discuss the heart behind the Leadership Collective podcast. 
29:56
March 17, 2021