The Church's Response to the Plight of Orphans

Since our teenage romance my wife and I have imagined ourselves being adoptive parents. We’ve been changed by the gospel and compelled by the plight of orphans in Haiti and around the world. We’ve discussed the possibility many times but for one reason or another we’ve never acted on it....

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Power Point Templates

This is mostly for Pillar Church planters but I wanted to post some power point templates that we have used in the past. If you find them helpful you are welcome to use them. They are all in .ppt format. The images are below for you to look at Click...

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Funding for Church Planters (Part 3)

Here is a list of Church Planting Networks and organizations that operate in the US. The list is by no means exhaustive but it should give you a good sence of what’s out there regarding church planting support. Most of these organizations do not directly fund church planters – but...

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Funding for Church Planters (Part 1)

Perhaps the most frightening part of Church Planting for new church planters is that one pesky detail – the one everyone needs – a paycheck. The funding issue can make church planting seem out of reach. But with a little faith and a good work ethic funding your church planting...

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65 Church Planting Books

People often ask me for recommendations of church planting books so I’ve decided to keep a list on hand. This list, although not exactly exhaustive does represent the vast majority of what’s in print on the subject today. I have not personally read all of these books, nor do I...

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