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Episode 217: Am I too old to Plant a Church? 


by NewChurches.com: How old is too old to be a church planter?

In Episode 217 of the NewChurches Q&A Podcast, Daniel and Todd discuss what it takes to be a church planter, and if age has anything to do with it. Here’s Randy with today’s question:

I am in my mid 50s and wondering if I am too old to go out and plant a church?

In this episode, you’ll discover:

How competencies and energy levels play a big role in church planting.
All the wrong reasons to plant a church.

Shareable Quotes (#NewChurches):

“It’s not a matter of how old you are if you can be a church planter. It comes down to if God is calling you to plant a church.” –@danielsangi 
“Don’t count yourself out depending on age; count yourself out depending on your competency.”–@ToddAdkins
“Is God calling you to plant a church or is he calling you to revitalize a church?”–@danielsangi 

Additional Resources:

Learn more about Daniel’s book, Planting Missional Churches
Read 5 Mistakes I Made as a Church Planter
Read about The Value of Church Planter Assessment and Boot Camps

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