Episode 497: Rethinking Funding Multiplication and Church Plants

In Episode 497 of the NewChurches Q&A Podcast, Daniel and Ed discuss new ways of funding church plants.

“If you could blow up what funding looks like for church planting, and start from scratch to reach the west in particular, what would it look like?”

In This Episode, You’ll Discover:

  • Why a diversified plan is needed
  • How we need to change the assessment process

 Shareable Quotes (#NewChurches):

  • “There is kind of the assumption that if we removed funding from the equation that we would see a church multiplication movement.” – @edstetzer
  • “If I could remap funding, I would probably do it where we have multiple tracks.” – @edstetzer
  • “In your church planting strategy, if you have a bucket of funds, I would diversify.” – @edstetzer
  • “I would fund catalysts to create movements in under resourced areas.” – @edstetzer
  • “If we lower the bar for the way we do church, then I think you need to assess differently.” – @edstetzer
  • “We need to lower the bar on how we do church, and raise the bar on discipleship.” – @edstetzer
  • “Some of the people we disciple are going to be discipled into some key leadership roles who ultimately become pastors and church leaders as well.” – @edstetzer

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Published June 4, 2020

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