Church Planting Links
DiscoverChurchPlanting.net is a website designed to assist those interested in church planting in discovering how God has designed them for ministry and to encourage them to utilize their gifts and talents to advance the Kingdom of God. DiscoverChurchPlanting.net has a link to a Quick Test, “Find Your Place In Ministry” (a comprehensive assessment from PLACE Ministries), and a Resource page, which includes Bible Studies and resources to further guide potential church planters on their journey to discover God’s will for their life.
Quick Test for Prospective Church Planters: This 20 question test from PLACE Ministries serves as a good first step to determine if one has the drive and interest required for becoming a Church Planter. The individual will fill out an informational form, so that they will receive their results and if desired, their results can be sent to the appropriate Southern Baptist State Convention and/or an individual coach or mentor. Click
HERE for the Quick Test.
Coaching, networking, and partnering for church planters that flows out of and through the local church. Church planting blogs an d a church planting PodCast. ChurchPlanters.com is about catalyzing movements. We want to help churchs develop a holistic mission for greater impact.
There is a greater need for more churches now than ever before. The Church Planting Group wants church planters, sponsoring church leaders, and those who work with them to be equipped, trained, and resourced with the latest tools so they can experience success in every new plant. The Church Planting Village is for anyone dedicated to changing the world through church planting.
Packed with a wealth of church planting resources, this is the web site of missiologist Ed Stetzer, former director of NAMB’s Center for Missional Research and director of Lifeway Research at Lifeway Christian Resources. We have partnered with Church Plant Media to bring you the internet's best resource to assist and equip you in your quest to build a healthy church. We are available on the discussion forums to answer any questions that you may have. Keep planting; the harvest is coming!
Multiplying Church Network—MCN is a group of representatives from different churches that meet regularly for the purpose of praying, sharing, sharpening, planning, and learning. Together they strategize how to lead their congregations to start healthy, growing, and reproducing churches.
Partners in Church Planting: A guide to church planting for the sponsoring church. Partners in Church Planting (PiCP) resources provide a system for equipping and nurturing partnering/sponsoring churches to plant healthy, reproducing churches with evangelistic passion.
PLACE Ministries website contains information for purchasing an online assessment directly through PLACE, access to databases, and information about training and other available resources.
Comprehensive Personal Assessment: This comprehensive on-line assessment from PLACE Ministries helps individuals discover how God created them with a unique Personality, Spiritual Gifts, Abilities, Passions and Experiences. This tool also includes a Leadership Assessment which is designed as a tool for assisting those seeking potential church planters and ministry staff. There is a small fee to take the assessment, unless the individual has been given a Partner Code. Click HERE for the online assessment from PLACE Ministries.