Unfiltered: Real Church Planting Conversations is a podcast featuring the often-missed conversations about church planting. Join hosts Lee Stephenson and Danny Parmelee, experienced church planters who lead a national church planting movement. You'll experience authentic discussions about real issues that church planters face. Lee and Danny hit the in-between-the-lines issues and talk about the topics you don't hear about when it comes to church planting.
Dr. Scott Livingston joins Lee Stephenson, executive director of Converge Church Planting, to help you better understand what emotional intelligence is all about and how to process your emotions.
When giving is down
Church plants are experiencing financial challenges related to the COVID-19 pandemic. Converge church planting leaders Lee Stephenson and Danny Parmelee discuss how to handle budget problems.
Social media & the church
Social media’s rapid growth offers great opportunities — and challenges — for churches. Abby Hillmer, creative director at Blu Wave Social, joins Converge church planting leaders Lee Stephenson and Danny Parmelee to discuss how your church can improve its social media presence and engagement.
Communion & the offering
Almost everything about church has changed because of COVID-19, including communion and the offering. Converge church planting leaders Lee Stephenson and Danny Parmelee discuss how to still include these elements in the worship experience.
The future of church buildings
COVID-19 has caused churches to change the way they do things, including how they use their buildings. Converge church planting leaders Lee Stephenson and Danny Parmelee discuss what church buildings will look like in the future and how they will be used differently.
The new rules of engagement
COVID-19 has changed the rules of engagement for churches. Converge church planting leaders Lee Stephenson and Danny Parmelee discuss how your church can make the most of this opportunity.
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First of all great, great information and encouragement for young guys like me that are call and dreaming of starting a church. Excellent Job!
Where can i get info about the church planter assessment camp? Or what assessment would you recommend to take?
Why didn’t I find this sooner!
These two ministers have decided to combine their knowledge of church planting and growth for our benefit. So far so good... I’ve listened to all 4 podcasts and 3 bonus casts and can’t wait to hear more from them!!!
A great resource!
I really enjoyed listening to the episode about taking your church from a portable to a permanent facility. Lots of good practical insights and advice