Episode 333: Can a Non "Type A Personality" Succeed in Church Planting?

In Episode 333 of the NewChurches Q&A Podcast, Daniel and Ed discuss what type of personality is needed to be a successful church planter. Here is today’s question: 

“Can a non Type A person succeed in church planting? If so, what advice would you have them?”

In This Episode, You’ll Discover:

  • What type of personality is needed to be a successful church planter 
  • The importance of building accountability around you 

Shareable Quotes (#NewChurches):

  • “No matter what your personality type is, you cannot walk into a church and not greet anyone.” – @edstetzer
  • “You have to be able to exert social connections and engagements in appropriate times and ways. And that’s not just on Sunday mornings.” – @edstetzer
  • “All of us have a sin nature that combines with our leadership abilities or gifts. Who speaks into that and how that is helped really does matter.” @edstetzer
  • “By acknowledging that we are struggling in some areas, we can make decisions around us to keep us from making those mistakes.” – @edstetzer
  • “You can be a learned extrovert.” – @danielsangi

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