S02 Episode 14: Thoughts from Surveys Given to Church Leaders

David Souther and Larry Moyer wrap up Season 2 of The EvanTell podcast with thoughts on an EvanTell survey conducted at a major denominational conference.

In this 23-minute podcast, you’ll hear about:

  • Larry’s top three take aways from a survey given to church leaders:
    • Church leaders are concerned about apathy in their congregations.
    • Church leaders feel a need for materials and training.
    • Church leaders often have no systemized plan for moving forward in evangelism.
  • How busy pastors can be an example in evangelism.
  • Tip: evangelism training needs to be simple enough to master.
  • The difference between a program and a strategy.

Additional Resources:

Shareable Quotes

“The pastor needs to be not only an exhorter, but an example.” — The EvanTell Podcast
“You ought to approach any meeting, any group of believers, with the idea what do they have that I don’t. What are their strengths that I don’t have? What can I learn from them?” Larry Moyer | The EvanTell Podcast
“You don’t have to know everything. Just surround yourself with people who do.” Larry Moyer | The EvanTell Podcast
“A strategy relates to two things: your goal and your means to get to that goal.” Larry Moyer | The EvanTell Podcast
“In some way, you’ve got to keep evangelism in front of the people every single Sunday.” Larry Moyer | The EvanTell Podcast
“If you want your church to follow Christ in evangelism, then in what way are you leading the people to that goal?” Larry Moyer | The EvanTell Podcast
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	David Souther and Larry Moyer wrap up Season 2 of The EvanTell podcast with thoughts on an EvanTell survey conducted at a major denominational conference.
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	In this 23-minute podcast, you’ll hear about:
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		<span style="tab-stops:list .5in">Larry’s top three take aways from a survey given to church leaders:</span>

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				<span style="tab-stops:list 1.0in">Church leaders are concerned about apathy in their congregations.</span>
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			<li style="margin:0in 0in 8pt">
				<span style="tab-stops:list 1.0in">Church leaders feel a need for materials and training.</span>
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			<li style="margin:0in 0in 8pt">
				<span style="tab-stops:list 1.0in">Church leaders often have no systemized plan for moving forward in evangelism.</span>
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	<li style="margin:0in 0in 8pt">
		<span style="tab-stops:list .5in">How busy pastors can be an example in evangelism.</span>
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	<li style="margin:0in 0in 8pt">
		<span style="tab-stops:list .5in">Tip: evangelism training needs to be simple enough to master.</span>
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	<li style="margin:0in 0in 8pt">
		<span style="tab-stops:list .5in">The difference between a program and a strategy.</span>
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	<strong>Additional Resources:</strong>
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	<li>
		<a href="https://itunes.apple.com/us/podcast/the-evantell-podcast/id1309214958" target="_blank">Subscribe on iTunes</a>
	</li>
	<li>
		<a href="https://evantell.us3.list-manage.com/subscribe?u=f2112611f8c2dc112b7d4e722&id=4a2e137656" target="_blank">Join our podcast email list</a> to stay up to date with new episodes, and as our gift to you, enjoy a free download of our eBook "Evangelism Brainstorms: 90 Ideas for Your Church."
	</li>
	<li>
		Read Larry's articles for ministry leaders: <a href="http://www.larrymoyer.com/articles/?_filters%5Bcategories%5D=56bca17b4c5b615c15f19d06" target="_blank">Leader's Corner</a>
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