The Leadership Show
Good in a crisis? - Gareth Russell

Good in a crisis? - Gareth Russell

February 13, 2022

Andy Peck talks with Gareth Russell managing director of Jersey Road PR about what to do when a crisis hits your church or charity. With negative press on the increase, he has created a course, ‘Calm before the Storm’ which aims to get you ready for what may come your way.

Best years of your life? - Wayne Dixon

Best years of your life? - Wayne Dixon

February 6, 2022

Andy Peck chats with Wayne Dixon, the Christian Connections in Schools (CCiS) Worker in Slough, Windsor & Maidenhead, and Associate of Scripture Union, with whom he has also worked, in a career spanning some 25 years. They talk about his course, Exam Attack which has become highly popular in the schools where he works and how to lead in the home so that your children both survive and thrive in their education years. 

Giving without harming - Alan Cutting

Giving without harming - Alan Cutting

January 30, 2022

Andy Peck talks to Alan Cutting, author of 'Raising Families: Envisioning the Church to empower its neighbourhood' on what he learned from his work with 3,000 churches in Central Asia and Africa about how to care without making their problems worse. 

Your vision for youth ministry - Ali Campbell

Your vision for youth ministry - Ali Campbell

January 23, 2022

Andy Peck chats with Ali Campbell, a youth and children’s work consultant about the crisis in youth and children’s work, what to do about it and the new ministry, Paraclesis, which he is launching that hopes to help turn things around. 

Leading children in the age of the screen - Katharine Hill

Leading children in the age of the screen - Katharine Hill

January 16, 2022

Andy Peck talks with Katharine Hill, UK director of Care for the Family and author of  ‘Left to their own devices?’ about how to help parents navigate the challenges of the Internet era, when the good the bad and the ugly are all available via a smart phone

Church Revitalisation - Sam Reiner

Church Revitalisation - Sam Reiner

January 9, 2022

Andy Peck talks to Sam Reiner, a Florida based pastor and founder of Church Answers about his book ‘The Church Revitalisation Checklist’, and how leaders can address the issues that have caused decline and create a compelling vision for the next stage in their church life.

The Renovation of the Heart - Becky Heatley

The Renovation of the Heart - Becky Heatley

January 2, 2022

Andy Peck chats with Becky Willard Heatley, daughter of Dallas Willard, the celebrated writer and thinker, about the re-publishing of The Renovation of the Heart, 20 years after it was written and eight years after her father’s death. What was the heart of the book which has helped so many Christian leaders get a handle on change in their own lives and those they seek to serve? 

Becoming an Elder - Trevor Waldock

Becoming an Elder - Trevor Waldock

December 26, 2021

Andy Peck chats with Trevor Waldock, the author of a new book, Becoming Mandela, where he uses the former South Africa President as a metaphor for change: in Mandela’s case from an angry freedom fighter, to a reconciling statesman.  How can we become the kind of ‘elders’ who have the right character to influence our present and the next generation? 

Turning things for good - Christie Spurling MBE

Turning things for good - Christie Spurling MBE

December 19, 2021

Andy Peck talks with Christie Spurling MBE, who grew up as an adopted child, was excluded from school at 14 and went on to be the founder of N-Gage, a charity based in Manchester, which works with young people at risk of exclusion from school. He tells Andy Peck about his background that led him to found this kind of ministry, and what he does for young people just like he was.   

Leading a small group - Katherine Brown

Leading a small group - Katherine Brown

December 12, 2021

Andy Peck talks to Katherine Brown a small group leadership trainer with the Fusion Student Movement, about that all important business of leading a small group: what’s important? What’s not? And how do you build community?