Episode 226: Building a Lifespan Into a Church

Should church plants have expiration dates? 

In Episode 226 of the NewChurches Q&A Podcast, Daniel and Ed discuss the typical lifespan of a church plant and building a multiplying culture. Here’s Peter with today’s question: 

How long do church plants typically last? What do you guys think about building a lifespan into the church model from the beginning? 

In this episode, you’ll discover:

  • The typical lifespan of a church plant.
  • Why you should build multiplication into the culture of your church.

Shareable Quotes (#NewChurches):

  • “You should always work towards having a multiplication culture at the tip of your spear.”–@danielsangi 
  • “If you are intentionally making multiplication a part of your culture, I don’t think you have to shut down after 7 years.”–@danielsangi 
  • “We think it’s a great question but a terrible idea.”–

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