Episode 256: Direction vs Destination

Every church needs a pipeline and every person needs a pathway.

In Episode 256 of the NewChurches Q&A Podcast, Daniel and Todd discuss leading your church in a direction instead of to a set destination. Here’s Chris with today’s question: 

In beginning stages of planting a church, what are the best practices and ways to get people going in a direction instead of a destination

In this episode, you’ll discover:

  • Some helpful tools and constructs to develop your discipleship pathway. 
  • 6 competencies for a leadership pipeline. 

Shareable Quotes (#NewChurches):

  • “If you want your church to move more directionally, then you need to know where your starting point is.”@danielsangi
  • “If you don’t have your strategy, vision, values, structure, and systems all in place, it will be very easy to become distracted and clog up your pipeline.”–@ToddAdkins
  • “Every church needs a pipeline and every person needs a pathway.”–@ToddAdkins
  • “If we are not helping people move from first, to next, to an ongoing spiritual formation, then they will become consumers of church programs.”@danielsangi
  • “Developing an ongoing mindset shifts the culture from being destination focused to directional focused.”@danielsangi

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