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The Church Planting Podcast with Greg Nettle

May 1, 2024

Larrie Fraley is a founding member and the Global Outreach Pastor at Christ Church of the Valley in Peoria, Arizona. Larrie and host Greg Nettle discuss staying spiritually and physically healthy for the long haul in ministry, amidst the challenging times ahead, including the election year and beyond. Fraley shares insights on maintaining passion for ministry, the importance of a personal relationship with God, physical fitness, and the balance of family and ministry life. Greg also touches on the significant growth of Christ Church of the Valley and its contributions to church planting globally, and the importance of leaving a lasting legacy.

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Episode Index

  • [00:01:33] Discussion on staying healthy for the long haul in ministry.
  • [00:02:11] Larrie Fraley shares his approach to maintaining passion and health in ministry.
  • [00:05:03] Insights on the importance of physical fitness for effective ministry.
  • [00:06:43] Daily routines for staying physically active and strong.
  • [00:08:01] The role of community, family, and mental health in overall well-being.
  • [00:10:05] Easter attendance at Christ Church of the Valley and the impact of baptisms.
  • [00:12:04] Legacy of church planting and the global impact of partnered organizations.
  • [00:16:20] Advice for young church planters and leaders on maintaining balance in life and ministry.
  • [00:19:47] Current activities and readings to stay sharp and informed on Christian responses to societal issues.
  • [00:22:32] Conclusion and gratitude for Larrie Fraley's participation.