Episode 338: Discipleship Pathways and Leadership Pipelines

In Episode 338 of the NewChurches Q&A Podcast, Daniel and Todd answer the question about how discipleship pathways and leadership pipelines are different, complementary, and can be used to develop leaders in your church. Here is today’s question: 

“Two things that you’re hearing a lot about are discipleship pathways and leadership pipelines. How do you see these things to be different, but complimenting one another? How do you connect the two strategies in a way that develops and deploys leaders in our church?” 

In This Episode, You’ll Discover:

  • How discipleship pathways and leadership pipelines are different
  • How discipleship pathways and leadership pipelines are complimentary 
  • How to connect the strategies together to develop leaders in the church 

Shareable Quotes (#NewChurches):

  • “Every church needs a pipeline. Every person needs a pathway.” – @toddadkins
  • “Every church needs universal core structure, strategy, and systems.” – @toddadkins
  • “When thinking about people, you need core competencies for development that you want every person in your church to understand at every level of leadership in the church.” – @toddadkins
  • “Every leader needs to be proficient at a particular level for competency in conflict management.” – @danielsangi
  • “Leadership can be learned. Competencies can be developed.” – @danielsangi
  • “The reason you need a leadership pipeline is because every person needs to grow in their leadership competencies.” – 
  •  @danielsangi
  • “When it comes to discipleship, it is about running the race of faith with perseverance. It doesn’t end on this side of eternity.” – @danielsangi
  • “Your discipleship pathway has to be a different path than your leadership pipeline.” – @danielsangi
  • “What are the ongoing steps that are going to cultivate self-feeders in your congregation?” – @danielsangi

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