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‘Tis the Season—For a New Season!

Dec 23, 2021

The new year is right around the corner and is sure to bring new joys… And new episodes! It’s the moment we’ve all been waiting for—the return of The Church Planting Podcast with Greg Nettle! As Greg makes his way into season 5, he’ll be sitting down with remarkable and noteworthy guests to discuss relevant topics for today’s church leaders and church planters.

The Church Planting Podcast is church planters on church planting—the nuts and bolts, joys and pains, challenges and opportunities to advance God’s kingdom in an innovative and disruptive way. Starting new churches in 2022 will hold new roadblocks and new triumphs that we may have never encountered before. So, be prepared to get comfortable, plug in, and hear new ideas, new guests, and the same truth of Jesus that’s been changing lives for thousands of years.

Whether you’re road tripping to Grandma’s house or waiting in airport security lines this holiday season, we think it’s the perfect opportunity to catch up and revisit past episodes. Grab a cup of cheer and settle in with some of our favorite throwbacks!

Season 4 | Episode 7 Intentional Mentoring with Wess Stafford

Released August 9, 2021 Greg sat down with personal friend and mentor, Dr. Wess Stafford, to discuss pouring into the next generation. Wess is an internationally recognized advocate for children in poverty and started the phenomenal growth of compassion international around the world. Greg and Wess share a great conversation on how to mentor other leaders and grow your team, and the importance of living a lifestyle that can be emulated by others.

Season 4 | Episode 5 Leading in a High-Pressure Environment with Suzanne Nadell

Released July 26, 2021 Suzanne Nadell is the WSB-TV News Director in Atlanta, Georgia and an incredible high-impact leader. She speaks into how she succeeds in leading well during the past couple of years even amid global division and unrest in an already fast-paced industry. Greg and Suzanne discuss deadlines, diversity, and the disappointment she’s experienced when churches deny the empowerment of women. This episode is worth the listen for everyone!

Season 1 | Episode 11 — Investing in the Next Generation with Reggie Joiner and Kristen Ivy

 Released December 22, 2019 Before the world knew shut-downs and mask mandates, Greg recorded this life transforming episode with Reggie Joiner, the Founder and CEO at Orange, and Kristen Ivy, the Executive Director of Messaging and Development at Orange. Orange is a company and community that offers curriculum and resources for churches and parents to better connect with the next generation. Their insight and wisdom are sure to challenge mindsets and motives that undervalue kids and youth. They provide practical ways for churches to connect and lead the next generation with success! | Orange:

The much-anticipated Season 5 will bring dialogue of soul care, discipleship, tips on crafting and planning sermon series, and what it’s like to plant a church as a woman and as a person of color. Episodes are set to air early 2022—Stay Tuned! You’ll be able to stream episodes from all places below:

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