9 Essentials of a Church Planter – Part 1

Every so often I have a conversation with a dude that is considering church planting. And most of the conversations I have with guys considering or pursuing church planting include questions about what practical essentials a church planter should have. Over the past several years, through tons of conversations with church planters, people who train … Continue reading 9 Essentials of a Church Planter – Part 1

Go Network: Church Planting in Mississippi

  B21 wants to make you aware of the Go Network for church planting in Mississippi, focusing primarily on the central and southern parts of the state. “Go Network is a group of churches committed to developing church planters that will reach people far from God with the Gospel of Jesus Christ. We are looking … Continue reading Go Network: Church Planting in Mississippi

One8 Network in north Mississippi

As a north Mississippi native, I’ve long been burdened about the need for healthy, Christ-centered churches in my home town of Corinth, and the surrounding region.  Indeed, there is a “church on every corner,” but though USA Today named MS the most religious state in the Union, it also boasts the highest teen pregnancies, highest … Continue reading One8 Network in north Mississippi

A Look at a Model GCR Church (Part 2)

Part One of “A Look at a Model GCR Church” First, my church strives after the glory of God in all things with a strong emphasis on the Scriptures and Gospel-Centrality. This works itself out in a commitment to expository preaching. This method of preaching, above all others, highlights the Word of God, which is … Continue reading A Look at a Model GCR Church (Part 2)

P2P: Discerning the Call (part 3) – Our Calling to a City

Make sure to check out the rest of this series: “Preparing2Plant” and check out the Denver2011 Site Before I begin this post I’d like to continue the habit of recommending a few resources that are related to church planting: Aaron Coe, The Role of the Sending Church in Church Planting Aaron Coe, Assessment of Church … Continue reading P2P: Discerning the Call (part 3) – Our Calling to a City