the team

Dr. John C. Mrazek

John has played a crucial role in shaping the company’s mission and strategy since the beginning. With a talent for assessing organizations and staff, he has helped many churches build strategies and cultures that are God & People honoring. Dr. Mrazek has strong relationship-building skills, experience as an Executive Pastor and business owner, and expertise in organizational development and leadership. Creating innovative solutions has made him a trusted resource for churches and non-for-profit leaders.

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John C. Loucks
Business/Ministry Coach

Frequently asked questions

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​Veteran Transition Specialist with over 40 years of proven experience in the United States Air Force, the public sector, DOD Contract Support, and the private sector.  Accomplished measurable results while leading teams of 100-200 in a dynamic, fast-paced environment.  Possess a comprehensive background in Combined and Joint Air Operations, Strategic Planning, Organizational Development, Continuous Process Improvement, and Administration.  Provided Intensive Case Management Services for over 300 Special Disabled Veterans with severe barriers to employment.  Achieved 60% hiring rate for “job ready” veterans.  Possess extensive knowledge in Veteran Employment Counseling, Preferred Future Planning, Strategic Planning, Cyberspace Doctrine, and Change Management.  Recipient of multiple awards for outstanding performance and professionalism. Career supported by a Master of Arts Degree in National Security and Strategic Studies.

Pastor Joe Ward
Business/Ministry Coach

Joe joins the Shared XP staff and brings over 20 years of church experience as an Executive Pastor and Business Administrator.  He brings extensive experience in church finances, business relationships, legal matters, staffing, construction, remodeling, programming, church planting, and revitalization.

Joe has been a part of young growing churches as well as established churches and understands the challenges of both worlds.  He has successfully navigated change to make a difference in all three churches he has been a part of.


  1. Budget development and management of finances insuring best practices for church accounting principles.

  2. Managed ministerial, support, and facilities staff improving morale, programming, and functionality.

  3. Worked with lawyers and consultants to write policies and bylaws.

  4. Successfully managed a $15 million relocation project.

  5. Helped lead change in a 150 years old church to engage culture resulting in 20% growth in worship and small group attendance.

  6. Worked with church planters to successfully start new churches and multi-site campuses.

Joe and his wife, Jayme, have been married for over 40 years sharing the great adventures God has taken them on.  From Texas to the mission fields of East Africa, God has richly blessed them with a wide variety of experiences from which they draw upon to encourage and support the church.  They have two adult children and two grandchildren.

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our beliefs

  • We believe there is one God, eternally existing in three persons—Father, Son and Holy Spirit.

  • We believe in the deity of the Lord Jesus Christ—His virgin birth, His sinless life, His miracles, His reconciling death for all people, His resurrection from the dead, His ascension to heaven, and His return in power and glory.

  • We believe the Bible is without error and the authority for all we believe and practice.

  • We believe lost people matter to God, and therefore, they matter to the church

  • We believe salvation is by the grace of God, apart from any personal merit, and is the common need of all people, who have sinned and fallen short of God’s standards. Salvation is through faith in Christ alone.

  • We believe the appropriate response of faith to the grace of God is that we repent of sin, confess Christ as Lord, are baptized (immersed) in His Name, and continue to grow in the grace and knowledge of the Lord.

  • We believe in the ministry of the Holy Spirit, Whose indwelling presence empowers and directs the Christian to live a godly life

The beliefs of SharedXP are a compilation of the faith statements of the 2 churches that helped shape the personal beliefs of the founder Dr. John C. Mrazek and are listed above. We are thankful for their input.


How much does the month to month business coaching cost?

Our plans start at $1200 USD a month which includes - 1 Day Onsite (minimum of 8 hours) - 1 Meeting Onsite or Remote (minimum of 1 hour) - 2 Scheduled Phone Calls (minimum of 1 hour each) - Unlimited Text & Emails (with response in 48 hours)

Who Do We Serve?

- Smaller Churches and Nonprofit Organizations - Church Plants and Remote Campuses - XPs needing a Sabbatical - Churches with an XP who needs special skills or extra bandwidth for a season - Business leaders called into ministry as an XP who need help transitioning - Churches who need an interim XP while they hire a new XP - Para-Church and ministry organizations