Episode 202: The First 100 Days

What should your focus be in the first 100 days of your new church plant?

In Episode 202 of the NewChurches Q&A Podcast, Daniel and Ed discuss helpful goals and action steps to consider when planting a church in a new location. Here’s Zack with today’s question: 

Our church in Frankfort, KY is sending us to plant a church in Fort Collins, CO. What should our goal be in the first 100 days on the ground?

In this episode, you’ll discover:

  • The importance of connecting with key influencers in the area you’re planting.
  • Why you should take the time to be a newcomer to the area yourself.

Shareable Quotes (#NewChurches):

  • “Make the rounds to key local people, churches, and pastors in the area.”–
  • “Take the time to be newcomers to the area and observe how you’re being perceived and welcomed.”– 
  • “It’s worthwhile to intentionally articulate and experience an outline of what a new person experiences.”– 
  • “Meet as many people as you can, and pray for persons of peace.”– 
  • “Most people are looking for community that will welcome them in, and where they can be part of something bigger than themselves.”– 

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