Podcast image for Family Church Network. Church for the rest of us.

CFTROU 0017: Autonomous Launch

This is the last in our series on Multisite Church for the Rest of Us. To this point, we have covered why we do multisite, how we do multisite, and we have drilled down on three of the four ways we have planted. Today we are going to talk about how we have helped plant autonomous churches. These are independent partner churches that do not carry the Family Church name. In order to see thousands of churches planted to reach the millions of South Floridians who are irreligious and unchurched, we have to support and encourage one another. Today we discuss the risks and the benefits of autonomous church planting.

Key Points:

  • The value of supporting other churches.
  • The risks with autonomous church planting.
  • What resources the North American Mission Board offers.
  • How to support a church plant.
  • Advice to young pastors.

When you help plant an autonomous church; you’re not in control – you’re not the boss. Click To TweetIt’s really important that we position ourselves in humility and position ourselves as learners. Click To TweetOne of the things young pastors can tend to undervalue is institutions and veteran leaders. Click To TweetYou have to see your mission field as a great adventure for you and your family. Click To Tweet

Links Mentioned in Today’s Episode:

North American Mission Board

Jimmy on Twitter

Steve on Twitter

Get podcast updates delivered to your inbox.

This podcast releases every Monday morning. Subscribe for free and never miss out on an episode of Church for the Rest of Us.

Subscribe via

Email

iTunes

Google Play

Stitcher

RSS

If you like us, rate us or leave a comment below.

Hopefully, this episode has given you principles, strategies, and ideas that you can implement right now with the resources you have. If so, can you let others know?

The best way to do that is to rate the podcast on iTunes or Stitcher and leave us a brief positive review!

This will help us place the podcast in front of more pastors and ministry leaders. It also lets us learn from you. Thank you for taking the time to get the word out about Church for the Rest of Us.