Episode 486: Introducing Church Membership

Daniel and Todd discuss how to introduce church membership as part of a church plant.

Episode 477: Vision Highjackers

Daniel and Ed discuss vision highjackers when you are recruiting a launch team.

Episode 465: Church Revitalization

Daniel and Ed discuss how to revitalize a small, older church.

Episode 441: Preparing for Preview Services

Daniel and Ed discuss tips for preparing for preview services.

Episode 376: Church Split to Church Plant

Daniel and Todd discuss what is needed to move from a church split to a healthy, gospel-centered church plant.

Episode 334: How to Address the Non-Essential Issues in Your Church

Here’s how to address some of the non-essential church issues that could possibly cause some division in your church.

Episode 329: When to Add an Additional Worship Service

Daniel and Ed discuss adding a second service and the pros and cons of different worship service times.

Episode 319: Membership and Church Covenant for Church Plants

Daniel and Ed discuss when and how to introduce membership and a church covenant to your church plant.

Episode 303: Core Groups vs Launch Teams

The terminology, ‘core group’ and ‘launch team’ fundamentally mean something different.

Episode 301: Launching with Family Members

Daniel and Ed discuss the pros and cons of launching a church plant with family members.

Episode 299: Who to Take With You in a New Church Plant

Daniel and Ed discuss launching a new church plant and assessing who to take with you.

Episode 279: Training a Launch Team

Daniel and Ed discuss developing a launch team for a missional attractional church.

Episode 237: Developing a Core Team

People make time for what matters to them.  

Episode 224: Monthly Preview Services

What’s an optimal schedule for preview services? 

Episode 181: Recruiting a Launch Team

How do you recruit a solid launch team?

Episode 168: Leaving Their Church To Come To Yours?

Someone is wanting to leave their church and join your church plant. What now?

Episode 164: Prayer and Vision Meetings

Faithfully integrate prayer into the lifeblood of your new church.

Episode 159: Sending a Launch Team from an Established Church

There’s enormous benefit to sending an established team out of a local church.

Episode 150: Building a Launch Team While Bivocational

Consider these factors when recruiting a core team while working bivocationally.

Episode 85: Gaining Commitment in Your Core Team

Strengthen your core team with clear and compelling vision.

Episode 76: Finding the Right Sized Launch Team

Consider these factors when setting goals for building your launch team.

Episode 62: Dumping, Delegating, or Developing

Moving from warm bodies to weekly volunteers for the launch of your church. Learn about leadership development.

Episode 51: Shawn Lovejoy and Core Groups

Learn about Developing Your Core Group from Shawn Lovejoy, who is the Directional Leader of CourageToLead.com.

Episode 41: Recruiting Leaders and Motivating Them

What are the ways to grow the commitment and motivation level on your core team?

Episode 7: Launch Teams and Vision Hijackers

Learn about the nuts and bolts of launch teams, as well as the importance of vision, and the danger of vision hijackers.