Episode 97: Dealing with Discouragement in Church Planting

Learn how to work through the difficult emotions in planting a church.

In Episode 97 of the New Churches Q&A Podcast, we’ll talk through overcoming discouragement when planting a church.  Here is today’s question,

How do you deal with discouragement in church planting?

In this episode, you’ll discover:

  • The best preventative and anecdote for discouragement.
  • How to relationally navigate the transitions involved in planting a church.

Shareable Quotes (#NewChurches):

  • “Church planting is one of the most prone-to-discouragement ministry options.” –@edstetzer
  • “Be in relationship with others who can share the journey with you.” –@edstetzer
  • “We want church planters to be able to say ‘I’m struggling, what do we do from here?'” –@edstetzer
  • “You can either be interventative or preventative.” –@danielsangi
  • “It’s good for your soul to find people in your context you can have relationship with.” –@danielsangi

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