Overview

Healthy Sending Churches plant healthy churches.

Sending Churches play a critical role in church planting. The Send Network is here to help your church plant a church and to provide resources and assistance as you do so.

Need help getting started? We would love to talk about your next step toward becoming a Sending Church.

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What is a sending church?

Sending Churches take responsibility for planting a multiplying church by coaching, commissioning and caring for a particular planter.

Sending Church Overview

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Sending Church Essentials

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Sending Church Pro Tips

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Why plant churches?

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Four objections to church planting

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Why become a sending church?

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Discovering & developing planters

Your church provides fertile soil to discover future leaders and provide the best training ground for their development. For this to happen, current leaders must recognize and exhort young leaders to the vital work of church leadership.

Where to find potential planters

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How to develop potential planters

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Pipeline Survey & Summary

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Multiplication Pipeline

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Starting Point

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Residency Quick Start Guide

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Coaching Pro Tips

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Coaching conversations

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Commission & care for planting teams

After discovering and developing your planter you commission them to do the work. Sending Churches send out their planters and their teams and care for them as they fulfill their mission in their context.

Commissioning Pro Tips

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How to build a partnership agreement

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How to help a plant financially

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Care Pro Tips

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Administrative and Legal Considerations

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Ready to commit to being a Sending Church?

This agreement represents your commitment as the Sending Church to take responsibility for your church planter.

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Questions?

Reach out to our team with any questions and we'll be happy to help.