Episode 29: Preparing to Plant a Church

Are you considering planting a church? Learn what you can do now to get started.

In Episode 29 of the New Churches Q&A Podcast, we discuss what it looks like to prepare to plant a church in the future. Here is Caleb Davis’ question,

What are some things I can be studying and doing right now, as a seminary student, to prepare for the possibility of church planting down the road?

In this episode, you’ll discover:

  • The importance of missiology and ecclesiology in church planting
  • How to maximize your time in seminary to prepare for church planting
  • Ways to grow and discern whether or not you’re called to plant a church

Shareable Quotes (#NewChurchesQA):

  • “Don’t isolate yourself during seminary.”
  • “It comes down to intentionality.”
  • “Don’t go to a seminary church.”
  • “Theological education isn’t done best in a bubble. It’s done best in a community that is on mission.”
  • “Start a bible study from scratch in a neighborhood where nothing is going on.”

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