Episode 217: Am I too old to Plant a Church? 

How old is too old to be a church planter? 

In Episode 217 of the NewChurches Q&A Podcast, Daniel and Todd discuss what it takes to be a church planter, and if age has anything to do with it. Here’s Randy with today’s question: 

I am in my mid 50s and wondering if I am too old to go out and plant a church? 

In this episode, you’ll discover:

  • How competencies and energy levels play a big role in church planting.
  • All the wrong reasons to plant a church. 

Shareable Quotes (#NewChurches):

  • “It’s not a matter of how old you are if you can be a church planter. It comes down to if God is calling you to plant a church.” –@danielsangi 
  • “Don’t count yourself out depending on age; count yourself out depending on your competency.”–@ToddAdkins
  • “Is God calling you to plant a church or is he calling you to revitalize a church?”–@danielsangi 

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