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Episode 301: Launching with Family Members

Family can come, but everyone’s got to build a relationship sphere outside of the family.

In Episode 301 of the NewChurches Q&A Podcast, Daniel and Ed discuss the pros and cons of launching a church plant with family members. Here’s Travis with today’s questions:

I am an Associate Pastor in Northern California. I was wondering what your thoughts were on having family members be a part of your launch/core team? What are some pros and cons of having family members come with you? 

In this episode, you’ll discover:

  • Some of the pros and cons of having family members be part of your launch team. 
  • Intentional ways to grow your church plant with your family. 

Shareable Quotes (#NewChurches):

  • “When considering your launch team, anything that becomes too prominent that hinders new relationships is a problem.”–
  • “Part of the reason we advocate for larger launch teams is because it typically leads to a larger congregation down the line .”–@danielsangi
  • “Friends and family can come, but everyone’s got to build a relationship sphere outside of the friends and family.”–

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