Five ‘Dos’ and Five ‘Donts’ of Prophecy In a Church Plant

Five ‘Dos’ and Five ‘Donts’ of Prophecy In a Church Plant

Prophecy is one of the most powerful gifts that God has given to his church, and many of us will be able to recall times when prophetic words have been shared that have lifted people’s heads, inspired faith and helped people to worship God. 

This can be particularly true in a church planting situation. At such a crucial stage in the formation of the church, the positive impact of hearing a word from God can be multiplied.

However, it also the case that the impact of unhelpful, cringey or just plain weird words can also be greater in a church plant. It is part of the role of the church plant leader to create an atmosphere where prophecy can flourish without getting weird.

Here are a few ‘do’s and ‘dont’s that we have found helpful.

Building Big (Part 1) – The Early Days with Terry Virgo

Building Big (Part 1) – The Early Days with Terry Virgo

Broadcast recently hosted a ‘Building Big’ training day where we invited Terry Virgo to share from his experience building and leading Newfrontiers about how we can build big churches and movements. In this episode of the podcast, we bring you the first of a series of excerpts from the day, where Terry tells the story of how he got started in church leadership.