At my last congregation in Milwaukee we had reached a critical place in our ministry, it was year six of our ten-year vision plan. As a church, we had reached a point where God had given us an opportunity to do something bold for the kingdom. We had the chance to plant an African immigrant church. Unfortunately, we also ran into four considerable hurdles to clear. In this post, we will look at the four barriers you must navigate to create a church multiplication movement in your congregation.
- The perception of scarcity of resources.
Many churches do not take the leap of faith into church planting because members worry they don’t have sufficient resources to share with a church plant and still meet their current obligations. Though our God is a generous God, we live life much like Hattie Green.
It was 1916, and Hattie Green was dead. Hattie’s life…
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