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When Church Plants Don't Work Out

Not every church plant works out how we planned. How do we reflect well on church planting and plan accordingly?


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In this episode, Adrian Reynolds (Head of National Ministries) is joined by Dan Steel (Lead Pastor, Magdelen Road Church, Oxford) to discuss his experience of church planting and some research he has done with church plants that struggle.

00:00 - Introduction
- Realism in Christian ministry
03:21 - Experiences in church planting
07:09 - Reflecting on church life
- Research into church plants that went wrong
14:54 - Risk and church planting
19:07 - Building effective church planting teams
- Acknowledging the potential for failure
- The church planting scene in the UK

No, there is not a Sydney in the UK!

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