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I like narrative storytelling as being part of a tradition, a folk tradition.

Bruce Springsteen
We are, as a species, addicted to story. Even when the body goes to sleep, the mind stays up all night, telling itself stories.

Jonathan Gottschall

Phil Taylor

Executive Producer
Phil spent 20 years serving in churches of all sizes in Executive and Lead Pastor roles while simultaneously serving Pastors around the country through leadership cohorts, individual coaching and teaching at conferences. He is the author of Defining The Executive Pastor Role and Eldership Development: From Application to Affirmation. In addition to coaching second chair leaders, Phil now spends most of his time helping churches tell their stories more effectively at Plain Joe-A Storyland Studio. He has been married for over 25 years and has three kids, one grandchild and two cats. Email him at .