Episode 64: Debt, Finances, and Pastoral Leadership

What are the implications of having debt and planting a church? Learn about the nuts and bolts.

In Episode 64 of the New Churches Q&A Podcast, we talk about having debt and planting a church. Here is Greg Qualls’ question,

What are your thoughts on having debt and planting a church?

In this episode, you’ll discover:

  • The importance of paying off debt
  • The implication of having debt and leading a church
  • Ideas to pay down your debt

Shareable Quotes (#NewChurches):

  • “As a pastor, doing more work doesn’t equate to getting more money.”
  • “If you press forward with planting, while in debt, you may not be as well-funded as you could’ve been without debt.”
  • “Have patience and get that debt knocked out.”
  • “There’s so many people wanting to change the world, but they’re not willing to change themselves.”
  • “You need to be all in when church planting.”
  • “Don’t fake it until you make it.”

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