Episode 489: Coronavirus and Church Plants

In Episode 489 of the NewChurches Q&A Podcast, Daniel and Ed discuss how coronavirus is affecting church plants.

In This Episode, You’ll Discover:

  • How to seize the opportunity that is available
  • What to do with the vision you have for your church plant

 Shareable Quotes (#NewChurches):

  • “We need to seize the opportunity without being opportunistic.” – @edstetzer
  • “The best use of our time might not be something that is Sunday-morning centric, but something that is more community-mission driven.” – @edstetzer
  • “There aren’t many atheists in pandemics.” – @edstetzer
  • “Don’t recruit by fear, but instead offer hope.” – @edstetzer
  • “If we are living in peace, people will see that and ask why.” – @edstetzer
  • “People are looking for authenticity.” – @edstetzer
  • “Die to the vision that you had three months ago, and let the Lord birth a new vision in you.” – @edstetzer

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Published May 7, 2020

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