Strategic Impact Coaching
We understand . . . ministries that involve church finance, stewardship and discipleship can be difficult places to work and volunteer. Most of the time there is limited support and guidance, making it seem impossible to achieve your ministry financial goals. That’s why we’ve created MortarStone BLOCKS – a customized approach to strategic impact coaching.
During the 3-step process, we partner with you to create an actionable plan that will lead to increased connections with your congregation and ministry growth. Our coaching team of professional ministry strategists create a plan that is specific to your church’s unique DNA – not a one-and-done campaign or one-size-fits-all approach.
Over the course of 9-months we will:
Meet Our Impact Strategists
Executive Vice President & Impact Strategist
Gunnar Johnson has been in stewardship and generosity ministry since 1999 starting on staff with Crown Financial Ministry. Since 2001, Gunnar has been involved with Dave Ramsey as a financial coach and class leader. While serving as Executive Pastor of Financial Stewardship at Gateway Church in Southlake, Texas, Gunnar helped to architect one of the largest stewardship ministries in the country with more than 150 volunteers serving thousands of people per year. Gunnar is the author of Generous Life Journey, Financial Freedom course, Delete Debt course and The Generous Church Journey. Gunnar served as a board member for the Christian Stewardship Network for over ten years and ministers to people across Europe.
Lead Impact Strategist
Jay Stearley has over 16 years of ministry experience and served as an Executive Pastor for one of America’s top 100 fastest growing churches as designated by Outreach Magazine. Jay has led through strategic financial operations, building projects, and capital campaigns. He also coaches and recruits next-level people with the Slingshot Group (staffing).
Jay has an M.B.A. in Management as well as an M.A. in Christian Leadership and Ministry
Meagan loves to help people discover biblical financial principles for success. She received her Bachelor of Business Administration from West Texas A&M University in 2004 and went on to obtain her licenses for practicing retirement and financial planning. After 7 years of financial planning in corporate America, Meagan accepted a position as the Pastor of Stewardship where she spent 7 years helping to develop a Stewardship Ministry across a multi-campus, 10,000 member church.