14550 Lee Rd, Chantilly, VA 20151

Episode 491: Preparing for the Financial Impact of COVID-19


by NewChurches.com: In Episode 491 of the NewChurches Q&A Podcast, Daniel and Ed discuss preparing for the financial impact of COVID-19 in the short-term and mid-term.

In This Episode, You’ll Discover:

The waves of financial challenge to expect
How gospel work continues in light of financial changes

 Shareable Quotes (#NewChurches):

“There are three waves of financial challenge.” – @edstetzer
“The more people you have giving online, the easier you walk through the first wave of the challenge.” – @edstetzer
“We are beginning to see what the new normal is looking like.” – @edstetzer
“You have to figure out where the new bottom is, where the new normal is, and then refigure your finances.” – @edstetzer
“Job disruption impacts your church, your mother church, and could impact you as well, but that doesn’t mean your mission is done.” – @edstetzer
“If your funds are dried up and you are in financial difficulty, it doesn’t mean that God has withdrawn His call.” – @edstetzer
“Huge disruption does not end gospel work, it sometimes propels gospel work.” – @edstetzer
“There are people in your church that had money 2 months ago that don’t have money now, and there are people in your church that did not have money 2 months ago that do now.” – @edstetzer

Recommended Resources:

Read Leading Beyond the Blizzard by Andy Crouch

Help us Multiply the Mission:

Please subscribe
Leave a rating and review on iTunes
Ask a question by clicking Send Voicemail on the right hand side of NewChurches.com
If you’re on a phone or a tablet, then go to www.speakpipe.com/newchurches to download the app and record your message
When you’re recording, introduce yourself and your context in about 15 seconds and then record your question for 30 seconds

This Episode’s Sponsor:

For more than 25 years, Portable Church® has helped thousands of churches launch strong and thrive in a mobile setting. They design custom solutions that fit each budget, vision, and venue. Everything you need to launch a mobile church — an inviting worship space, kids ministry areas, welcome spaces, storage cases, etc — all in a system refined to make it fast, easy & fun for the weekly volunteer teams.

The post Episode 491: Preparing for the Financial Impact of COVID-19 appeared first on NewChurches.com – Church Planting, Multisite, and Multiplication.

Source: Episode 491: Preparing for the Financial Impact of COVID-19