PLP 11: The Vital Church Growth, Biblical Mindset Pivot for Pastors

Why are most churches under 200 people in attendance? What separates growing churches from plateaued churches? Find out in this episode of The Preaching and Leadership Podcast. This church growth strategy is simply turning back to Scripture and doing ministry in the way we’re supposed to.

The Vital Church Growth, Biblical Mindset Pivot for Pastors


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Helpful Links/Notes

A Necessary But Difficult Transition Pastoral Staff Must Make to See the Church Grow

The Top 8 Reasons Most Churches Never Break The 200 Attendance Mark – by Carey Nieuwhof

Ephesians 4

How to Build a Leadership Pipeline in Your Church (Plus Free Pipeline Packet)

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Written by Brandon Kelley

Brandon Kelley is the co-founder of Rookie Preacher and the author of Preaching Sticky Sermons and Crucified to Life. He serves as the Senior Pastor of First Church of Christ in Bluffton, IN. He also writes at You can follow him @BrandonKelley_. Watch his sermons here.

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