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Conversations: Doug Schmidt on the 3 Ms: Moving, Mergers and Multisite

November 6, 2014

We are excited to continue a new Leadership Network blog series called Conversations on Church Innovations.” These video and audio posts feature candid conversations with innovative church leaders from across the country talking about the areas of ministry they are passionate about.

Screen Shot_Doug Schmidt_CroppedDoug Schmidt, BA, MRE, EdD. After years of ministry in college & seminary administration and education, Pastor Doug entered pastoral ministry and after serving at Ross Bible Church in Port Huron, he came to Woodside Bible Church in Troy, MI, as Senior Pastor in 1991. Woodside Bible Church is a multi campus church of in the northern suburbs of Detroit whose goal it is “to help people BELONG to Christ, GROW in Christ and REACH the world for Christ.” Pastor Doug and Carolyn feel truly blessed to minister at Woodside and consider it a true joy to watch as God has transformed and blessed the ministry as the church family strives to make a difference in our world. Pastor Doug and Carolyn have been married since 1974 and have been blessed with 3 children and 6 beautiful grandchildren.

Leadership Network Director Greg Ligon had the opportunity to talk with Doug Schmidt about church transistions via moving, merging and making multisite movements. Doug has tons of experiences to share with over 23 years of ministry leadership. Enjoy this Conversation!

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