Episode 583: Reconsidering Pitfalls, Landmines, and Blind Spots in Church Planting

In Episode 583 of the NewChurches Q&A Podcast, Daniel and Ed reconsider the question posed in the very first podcast about pitfalls, landmines, and blind spots in church planting.

“As a young church planter, what are some blind spots that I need to be aware of?”

In This Episode, You’ll Discover:

  • Why vision can cause tunnel blindness
  • How the tension of leadership is affecting pastors

 Shareable Quotes (#NewChurches):

  • “Church planters get drunk with the vision.” – @edstetzer
  • “A key blind spot is you get obsessed with the vision and then forget other things.” – @edstetzer
  • “It seems like today pastoral health and family health seems to be talked about so much more.” – @danielsangi
  • “A lot of church planters plant a church in their head, rather than in their community.” – @edstetzer
  • “I’m not sure there are more pastoral failures right now, I just think we see them more.” – @edstetzer
  • “The pandemic is killing pastors, and it’s wounding others.” – @danielsangi

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Published April 8, 2021

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