Episode 58: Preaching, Campuses, and The Pastor's Presence

Preaching pastors, teaching pastors, campus pastors, senior pastors, and presence.

In Episode 58 of the New Churches Q&A Podcast, we address the importance of leadership and presence for multisite or multi congregational churches. Here is David Drury’s question,

When is it right/wrong for the preaching pastor to be present at a video campus?

In this episode, you’ll discover:

  • The dynamics of multiple pastors and the issue of leadership
  • How presence relates to leadership in multisite churches
  • Different ways to navigate this tension between for your campuses

Shareable Quotes (#NewChurches):

  • “Unfortunately, it’s too easy to do things that remind your campuses that they are just a campus, and not a part of your church.”
  • “Words build worlds.”
  • “If you have to be in the pulpit every Sunday, and there’s no one else on your staff who can take your place, then you’re in a dangerous place.”
  • “Spend time developing leaders!”

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