Episode 17: The Future of Bivocational Church Planting

What’s on the horizon for bivocational church planting?

In Episode 17 of the New Churches Q&A Podcast, we talk about the future of bivocational church planting. Here is Steve Erickson’s question, who is a bivocational church planter:
What’s the role of bivocational church planting currently and in the future? And what are the pros and cons?

In this episode, you’ll discover:

  • Four insights into the future of bivocational church planting
  • How bivocational ministry can provide greater opportunity for ministry
  • The Nevius Plan

Shareable Quotes (#NewChurchesQA):

  • “Necessity is opportunity. Scarcity brings clarity.”
  • “Bivocational church planting just makes sense as a missiological strategy.”
  • “We don’t see any outbreaks around the world of church planting movements led by full-time paid vocational clergy.”
  • “Bivocational ministry isn’t because you’re out of money, it’s because you’re on a mission.”
  • “We are going to see more partnerships between churches and seminaries for theological education.”

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