Missional Community
Form a "Welcome Back" Plan for Parishioners
How will you welcome families back to mass? As we grow ever closer to a post-COVID reality, inviting parishioners back to mass is top of mind for parish leaders. And… Read More
The Big Goal
10 Habits of a Disciple
By: Andy Dejka – Coach & Training Specialist, Parish Support Team When the Church makes disciples, she fulfills her deepest vocation, “to make men share in the communion between the… Read More
Culture of Generosity
Creating a Culture of Generosity
When I hear the word stewardship, I think of money…and I bet most of you do as well. But stewardship is more than fundraising and fundraisers. A good steward connections… Read More
Collaborative Leadership
Principles of Team Prayer (podcast)
I’ve been on many teams throughout my career with FOCUS and at the Archdiocese. One thing I’ve learned is that for a team to be truly collaborative, it must have… Read More
The Necessity of Adult Evangelization
Michael Gormley of Catching Foxes fame gives us his thoughts on adult evangelization and how parishes should prioritize the kerygma. Continue the Conversation  Get EquipCast in your podcast app… Read More
Collaborative Leadership
Principles of Team Prayer (blog)
By Andy Dejka and Whitney Bradley Just as a branch cannot bear fruit on its own unless it remains on the vine, so neither can you unless you remain in… Read More
A Practical Example of Outreach
Jim and Fr. Lorig discuss an outsider friendly event, an opportunity for parishioners to introduce those they care about to the idea of faith without jumping straight to bringing them… Read More
Collaborative Leadership
Collaborative Leadership Webinar
Content Prayer Why Collaborative Leadership? 4 Non- Negotiables of Teams Team Development Cycle Next Steps for You Breakout Questions How is collaboration between clergy and laity fundamental to the Body of… Read More
Collaborative Leadership
The Stages of Group Development
Have you ever been a part of a high-performing team? A team that trusts each other so much that healthy debate happens often in order to determine the best path… Read More
Culture of Generosity
The Risen Christ in Me Sees the Suffering Christ in You
With Thanksgiving upon us, I wanted to give you the chance to reflect on the ways gratitude can lead us to “live mercy”. In today’s episode, I sit down with… Read More