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CFTROU 0008: Five Free Strategies for Church Growth That Will Cost You Your Life.

We find these five strategies in the book of Acts: devotion to prayer, abundant seed sowing, making disciples that make disciples, planting churches, and identifying and training new leaders. These 5 free strategies don’t cost any money, but may cost you your life. Learn how you can implement them in your church today.

Key Points:

  • Imitate what the disciples were doing in the book of Acts.
  • Find out where these strategies come from in the book of Acts.
  • Learn more about the cycle of disciples training disciples and leaders training leaders.
  • Remember that it was common, ordinary men who launched the gospel movement.
  • Understand how these strategies and principles are biblical and universal.
  • Discover the practicality of implementing these strategies in the local church.
  • Embrace a tool to train people to share the gospel that facilitates rapid obedience.
  • Learn alternatives to the “launch large” church planting strategy.
  • Experiment with the resources and people that you have to plant new churches.
  • Take advantage of economies of scale by partnering with a larger church.
  • Look for leaders in our churches, train them, and release them be bivocational church planters.
  • Establish internships and residency programs to train new leaders.
  • The key is to have more gospel conversations and more gospel congregations.

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Links Mentioned in Today’s Episode:

Turning Everyday Conversations into Gospel Conversations

3 Circles Kit

3 Circles App

7 Commands of Christ

7 Stories of Hope

Family Church Network Resources

Sharper! Conference

Family Church

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