About Rich.

Rich Birch // Church Execution Guy

Rich Birch is one of the early multi-site church pioneers in North America. He led the charge in helping The Meeting House in Toronto to become the leading multi-site church in Canada with over 4,000 people in 6 locations. In addition, he served on the leadership team of Connexus Community Church in Ontario, a North Point Community Church Strategic Partner.

Currently Rich serves as Operations Pastor at Liquid Church in the Manhattan facing suburbs of New Jersey.
Rich has a dual vocational background that uniquely prepares him for serving churches to multiply impact. While in the marketplace, Rich founded a dot-com with two partners in the late 90’s that worked to increase value for media firms and internet service providers.

He and his wife Christine live in Scotch Plains, NJ with their two children and two dogs.

Rich doesn’t like writing in the third person.

twitter / skype / facebook: richbirch

So this is a place to collect some thoughts about local church and doin’ stuff right in local church. I really am not a “know it all” or “expert” but really just somebody who has made a lot of mistakes in leadership and is attempting to pass along some learning so you don’t have to pay the “stooopid tax”.

Intro to the blog.

9 responses to About Rich.


    hey man next time i’m in town i’d love to get with you



    sure. email me any time rich@killerchurch.com


    Today, while I was at work, my sister stole my apple ipad and tested to see if it can survive a 30 foot drop, just so she can be a youtube sensation. My apple ipad is now destroyed and she has 83 views. I know this is entirely off topic but I had to share it with someone! debdfaacbeae


    Rev Birch-

    I thought your post in the Lewis Center for Church Leadership was just terrific. I am just back from a trip to Bolivia, and I found your 8 reasons right on point.

    Could I ask you to consider one change? Perhaps if we stopped calling these types of trips mission trips–but called them Pilgrimages. We go to be together in places that God loves very much, and to spend time with his Children,

    I too, was an “anti-mission” trip person. But, changing the word can also alter and deepen our perspective. It allowed me to Pilgrimage to Bolivia, and it was one of the best experiences of my life.

    Thank you again for your wonderful post



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