Episode 365: How to Rest After the Launch

In Episode 365 of the NewChurches Q&A Podcast, Daniel and Ed discuss ways to rest after the launch of a new church plant. Here is today’s question:

“What would you recommend best for a pastor and his spouse and family after the launch of a new church plant? How do we retreat, rest up and recharge after spending a lot of energy, time, money, and many months of planning. What do we do, personally or spiritually, to refuel and recharge after the big day?” 

In This Episode, You’ll Discover:

  • Ways to rest after the launch of a new church plant 
  • The importance of practicing Sabbath

Shareable Quotes (#NewChurches):

  • “The following week after launch is the most important week. You and your team need to follow up with the guests that came.” – @danielsangi 
  • “The finish line is not the Sunday that we launch. We are here to reach the lost and go and make disciples of all nations.” – @danielsangi 
  • “Launching the service is a hurdle in the race, but not the final hurdle.” – @edstetzer 
  • “When are you going to practice Sabbath?” – @danielsangi 
  • “Taking the Monday off after the launch is a great idea and then hit it hard on Tuesday.” – @edstetzer 
  • “People need to be aware of their own pace and pattern of life.” – @edstetzer 

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