Episode 214: Person of Peace

How do you become a leader in your community and get people connected?

In Episode 214 of the NewChurches Q&A Podcast, Daniel and Ed discuss what a “Person of Peace” is, and why they matter to a community. Here’s Ryan with today’s question: 

What are some practical tips to move people passed initial friendly relationships to greater levels of commitment and maturity in Christ? Secondly, can you recommend ways to use our voice as a white couple living in a predominately African American community? 

In this episode, you’ll discover:

  • The benefit of having other prominent leaders in your community come alongside you.
  • How being a Person of Peace requires being well-connected in your community. 

Shareable Quotes (#NewChurches):

  • “Being sent is a critical part of what it means to be a disciple.”–@danielsangi 
  • “Get to know key leaders and influencers in your community. Pray with them, meet with them, and connect with them.”–@danielsangi 
  • “I don’t think the “Person of Peace” is missiological principle; I think it’s a missiological idea.”–
  • “Make an effort to know other church leaders, not just within your tribe, but outside your tribe as well.”–@danielsangi 

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