PERSONAL CASE STUDY FOR HEATH HOLLENSBE (Background/Historical…
PERSONAL CASE STUDY FOR HEATH HOLLENSBE
1983 - Born
1987 through 1992 - Severe abuse at home
2001 - Started a company and started touring
2003 - Met Kathleen
2005 Moved to Nashville
2005 - Married
2009 - London was born
2011 - Rowen was born
2013 - Moved to Seattle
2013 - Easton was born
2015 - Reagan was born
2016 - Quit traveling and started working at a local church
2007 - Erik Died
Physical and emotional abuse as a child
Mentorship of John Hoffman
Being fired from a job - unjustly
Soma Split - They way my family and I were treated.
Parent's splitting up when I was a kid
Move to Seattle with no money, but belief in a dream
Taking a lower paying job in the music business, cause I knew God was calling me to that.
Pressing on in ministry after feeling like an inadequate failure
Choosing to love my children daily, though I never knew what it was like to be loved.
Quitting a job (losing $60,000 a year), cause I knew God wanted me home to love my family and neighbors
Root Cause Analysis
My history of growing up (insecurities of unstable family life)
Anxiety over outcome
My need to control things
Needing to make sure my voice is heard
Needing to feel like I'm the most creative person in the room
Central Issues Faced
Not feeling wanted
Feeling like I am a failure
Insecurities (physical, intellectual, spiritual)
Feeling that I am not desired
Descriptions Of Situations And People
John Hoffman - Youth Pastor who was a father figure to me
Caesar Kalinowski - Pastor - the way he taught me to make disciples.
Ray Ortlund - His development of me
Josh Howerton - His belief in me
Todd Wermers - His personal mentorship in my life. Walking through my issues as a counselor and a friend.
William Turbyfill - Challenging me to truly be able to give an explanation for what I believe.
Andrew Wheeler - his love and care for me as a friend when I went through some of the darkest moments of my life.
Serve my neighborhood/city
Write/Produce Content On Creativity In The Church
Host events on The Future Of The Church
Develop Elysian Society
Author books on the importance of Creativity In The Church
Description Of Leadership Situations
UPPC - Transititoning A Dying Church Into A Vibrant Community
Sonrise - Providing Leadership To Hurting People During A Church Split
Reach Records - Working through racial reconciliation between artists from the label and the contemporary christian music world
Leading my family through various moves and life changes
Developing The Elysian Society (as a visionary) to be a community of hurt artists that fight for the beauty and creativity of the church rather than bitching and moaning about it.
Running Hollensbe tours - providing leadership to various touring acts through many complex and difficult situations.