Resources

July 28, 2017 by Brian Frye | Church Planting | Send Network
Like seasonal changes in the weather, changes happen in your college ministry cycle as well. The fall semester is heavy on recruiting, connecting and engaging new students, especially freshmen—the future lifeblood of all thriving college ministries. Spring semester is different. The majority of...
May 19, 2017 by Clint Clifton | Church Mobilization | Church Planting | Send Network
Clint Clifton, the founding pastor of Pillar Church in Dumfries, Virginia, explains why celebration is a tool for multiplication. Learn more.
May 17, 2017 by Noah Oldham | Church Planting | Send Network
Every church plant has one of two destinations: monument or movement. The odds are, only a few generations from now, most of the churches that exist and are planted this year will be gone. When that happens, what will be left behind to show for all the physical, emotional and spiritual blood,...
May 16, 2017 by Brian Hook | Church Mobilization | Send Network
Brian Hook, a church planter of Aspire Church in Tucson, Arizona, explains why membership is a tool for multiplication. Click here to learn more.
May 15, 2017 by Noah Oldham | Church Mobilization | Send Network
Increasingly, church planting has become a “household term.” And for many reasons that should give us reason to rejoice. With more churches talking about church planting, we can expect to see more churches planted. However, just talking about planting churches generally only results in addition:...
May 4, 2017 by Aaron Jozwiak | Send Network
No church planter wants to fail and no church planter starts off expecting to fail. However, for many planters failure is something that they often face because it can be so difficult to define what a successful church plant looks like. Is success in church planting simply measured in baptisms?...
April 27, 2017 by Clint Clifton | Church Mobilization | Church Planting | Send Network
This Guide from the Send Network, provides practical help as planters navigate balancing their calling to plant a church while remaining a godly husband.
August 8, 2016 by Jeff Christopherson
Jeff Christopherson, North American Mission Board's Vice President of the Send Network, explains when the right time is for a new church to multiply.
June 28, 2016 by Dean Fulks | Send Network
Most major sports have preseason, mini-camps and two-a-days. But now that we are a little over two months into baseball season, no one is talking about training camp. The coaches tolerate it, the veterans hate it, but the rookies need it. The lessons they learn in training camp aren’t as much...
May 5, 2016
Church planters are faced with numerous decisions that inform their trajectory, but none more central or influential than the question of leadership. An effective engagement of social issues usually requires a local mission strategy that is both for the mission and rom the mission.