There are many ways to plant a church out of your existing church – parachute, team, mother-daughter and of course the campus plant. But like every model, planting a new congregation that remains essentially linked to your primary location has its challenges.
Derek and Scott talk to Ben Shannon, one of the pastors from Grace Bible Church, about the joys and challenges of the hub-and-spoke model, and how his team has worked to embrace and overcome them.
How to Tell a Campus Pastor from a Church Planter, by Tony Morgan
How to prepare for and lead multiple congregations, by Wade Burnett
What makes a great campus pastor?, by Leadership Network