Episode 12: Help! The Church Needs More Leaders! With Debi Nixon and Dan Entwistle

Debi Nixon serves as one of the Executive Directors at The United Methodist Church of the Resurrection, with direct oversight of ShareChurch.com and Donor Development. She is passionate about the renewal of the church and helps lead Church of the Resurrection’s initiatives for leadership training and resource sharing for churches across the country. Debi has a BS in Marketing and spent ten years in corporate sales, training, special event planning, and retail management. Debi is author of CATCH: A Churchwide Evangelism Program by Abingdon Press and her new book the Art of Hospitality will be released in June.


Dan Entwistle is the Senior Executive Director at the Church of the Resurrection, where he has served for 28 years. He serves in a “second chair” position, supporting the Senior Pastor and giving daily leadership and management to teams that serve on the church’s five campuses.  Dan has an undergraduate degree from the University of North Carolina and a Master in Business Administration from Baker University.  He is the author of Recruiting Volunteers, published by Abingdon Press.  Dan lives with his wife and kids is a rural community just south of Kansas City.