Episode 248: Hard Talk in Bivocational Ministry

Hardships are necessary for God to teach you how to live like Him.

In Episode 248 of the NewChurches Q&A Podcast, Daniel and Todd share an excerpt from our Bivocational Ministry course with Hugh Halter. In this excerpt, Hugh shares some enlightening facts about bivocational ministry, including its challenges, and the opportunity it presents to live more like Jesus. 

In this episode, you’ll discover:

  • Realistic expectations and practical insights on how to do bivocational ministry well. 
  • Helpful knacks to keep in mind as you pursue a bivocational lifestyle. 
  • How to get 25% off of our Bivocational Ministry Course.

Shareable Quotes (#NewChurches):

  • “We’re measuring what we metric and we metric what we measure.”—@hughhalter
  • “In a bivo sense, you’re trying to get back to an authentic way of life that draws people in.”—@hughhalter 
  • “Maybe the primary job of a parent is to teach their kids to live like a missionary.”—@hughhalter 
  • “If we’re going to be missionaries in the world, we are going to have to learn spiritually along the way.”—@hughhalter 
  • “It might feel like there’s some strain, but that is needed. It’s called growing. It’s called discipleship.”—@hughhalter 
  • “Hardships are necessary for God to teach you how to live like Him.”—@hughhalter 

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