The Cost of Multiplying Leaders and Churches with Mark Burch

Posted: November 13, 2023

Are we seeing a shift in how we train future ministry leaders? In this episode, we talk with Mark Burch and discover how his church is investing a significant portion of its budget toward leadership development and church multiplication. We discuss church planting, gospel contextualization, and the future of theological training for pastors. Mark is the Lead Pastor of Northview Community Church in Abbotsford, BC. For more information about Northview, visit You can check out their Leadership Institute at

In the pre-show, Rob and Geoff are joined again by guest host Kaitlin Brennan, Director of Youth Quake at Briercrest. They discuss the effect of daylight savings time on ministry and attempt to become generational translators. For more information about the podcast, visit For questions or inquiries, please email us: