Church Planting Podcast Suggestions
By Rachel Gilmore
If you are looking for podcasts that planters and their faith communities are listening to, check out the following:
Field Preachers by Path 1 (coming soon).
The Liturgists has an audience of millions as they look at major issues and topics of our day through the lens of “art, faith and science.”
The RobCast by Rob Bell. Bell planted a church in Michigan that became one of the fastest growing churches in the nation. He stepped down from leadership in 2012 and now lives in Los Angeles. His podcast features his thoughts, reflections, and conversations with others around the theme of life and faith.
Christian Coon's Failing Boldly. Coon is a United Methodist church planter in Illinois who talks to those who have experienced failure about resilience and perseverance.
The Conversation by Adam Weber. Weber is a United Methodist church planter in South Dakota who has conversations with other pastors and lay people about their experiences and what they are currently learning about life and faith.
Everything Happens by Kate Bowler. Bowler is an author, wife, mother, and professor at Duke Divinity School. At 35 years old she was diagnosed with Stage IV cancer. She talks to others who have struggled with dark times.
Maybe God by Eric Huffman. Huffman is a United Methodist church planter in Texas. His podcast includes discussions with “artists, politicians, business moguls, prisoners, theologians, atheists, and ordinary people in extraordinary situations” as they search for meaning and truth in human existence.
The Startup Podcast gives practical, realistic information and stories about what it is like to be an entrepreneur.
Rachel Gilmore is the Director of Recruiting, Assessing & Training for Church Planting with Path 1. She stays away from foliage but loves to plant other things like churches, preschools, and ideas in the minds of those looking for innovation and inspiration in the church.