Episode 579: The Role of Networks in Church Planting

In Episode 579 of the NewChurches Q&A Podcast, Daniel and Ed discuss why a church planter might consider partnering with a network.

In This Episode, You’ll Discover:

  • What kingdom collaboration looks like
  • How networks have changed over the years

 Shareable Quotes (#NewChurches):

  • “If a network is going to put significant resources into a church plant, they have a right to expect, and strategically should desire, for those church plants to then become churches that start new churches in side the network.” – @edstetzer
  • “With networks, it’s like this fire that planters and individuals have been attracted to.” – @danielsangi
  • “All innovation happens on the periphery and then good organizations move it to the center and rejuvenate themselves.” – @edstetzer
  • “The string has to grow because a movement generally can’t just be church planting. It can be primarily church planting, but overtime you end up more of a system.” – @edstetzer
  • “Institutions tend to persevere. They need to be reminded of their mission, and when they are they can remarkably effective.” – @edstetzer

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Published March 25, 2021

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