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Mistakes New Preachers Often Make – Ted Leavenworth

By November 22, 2020November 23rd, 2020No Comments

In this conversation from July, 2018, Mike speaks with Ted Leavenworth about the mistakes that new preachers most often make as they begin their public ministries. Whether it is cramming sermons with too much information, or ripping off the style or content of other more established preachers, Ted diagnosesboth the problems and the solutions to many of these common early errors.

Ted Leavenworth planted Reliance Church in 2007 and serves as the main teaching Pastor. Prior to starting Reliance Church, Pastor Ted was the founder & Executive Pastor of Revival Christian Fellowship in Menifee, where he served for 15 years.

Pastor Ted is a graduate of the Calvary Chapel School of Ministry and has a heart for church planting, helping to plant many churches, both nationally & internationally. He is a trusted leader and serves on the Boards of several churches in two states.

Pastor Ted and his wife Brenda were married in 1985 and together, they have three adult children and ten grandchildren.

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