Episode 352: How to Multiply without Losing Friends

In Episode 352 of the NewChurches Q&A Podcast, Daniel and Todd discuss how to multiply small groups while still mainting friendships and trust. Here is today’s question:

“How do you sustainably multiply without friends being constantly separated?”

In This Episode, You’ll Discover:

  • How to continue leading people at a higher level while sustaining friendships
  • Healthy ways to multiply 

Shareable Quotes (#NewChurches):

  • “I don’t think you should split small groups in the name of multiplication.” – @danielsangi
  • “The purpose of a small group is transparency, community, and trust. The moment you split the group up, it can break trust, which can take a long time to build back up.” @danielsangi
  • “How do you grow small groups in churches? You start new ones with new people.” – @danielsangi
  • “Multiplication works better through mid-sized communities.” – @danielsangi
  • “If you want to grow your groups, you need to grow the people in your group, so that they grow into people that can lead other people.” – @toddadkins 
  • “Everything in your church has to be driven by mission.” – @danielsangi

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Published January 14, 2019

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