Author Archives: Joe Donaldson

About Joe Donaldson

Christ-follower, married 41 years to Julie, father to Kelli, father-in-law to Jordan, and grandfather to Lucy, Jackson, and Boden. I've occupied the second chair most of my life as a youth pastor and associate pastor. On staff at Journey Church in Federal Way, WA as the Executive Pastor. I am a christian leadership coach, coaching men to become better leaders, husbands, fathers, and men; and coaching pastors - especially those in transition. I am also a certified Church Consultant - helping churches become healthy and vibrant as they clarify their mission and vision.

Missional Challenge

missional challengeAfter a handful of conversations over several months I am happy to announce my partnership with Missional Challenge for coaching services. Missional Challenge is directed by Dr Dave DeVries and provides coaching and mentoring for ministry and business leaders including church planters, pastors, and business professionals. Dave has been a friend and mentor from the very beginning of my coaching journey. I appreciate Dave’s vision for coaching and his desire to leverage coaching for ministry and leadership effectiveness. I’m excited to be a member of the Missional Challenge coaching team. If you are a business or ministry leader coaching will help you get unstuck, take the next step, and enjoy accelerated growth and effectiveness. Follow this link to learn more about how coaching will benefit you and how to get started with a Missional Challenge coach: