Application for Church Planting Candidacy Fillable Word form found HERE, or PDF version found HERE - completed and sent to the church planting commission for review.
Pre Assessment interview with Church Planting Commission
This will be done through a conference call.
Formal Assessment through the Discover Church Planting Assessment Center This is an interactive 3 day assessment. Watch the calendar for the next scheduled assessment.
Coach Enlisted & Join Discover Church Planting A coach will work with an approved planter for up to 2 years, with contacts twice per month. Also the planter will be involved in quarterly planter’s clusters for support, training and relationship building with other planters.
Defining Your Missiology
Where will you plant and who are you called to reach?
Planter Training - this is customized to each planter depending on experience, need and context.
Planting Proposal Drafted and Submitted
This proposal will come out of the training, and will include benchmarks which will be the basis of the funding request.
This is when the planter moves into the target community to begin to build the relationships from which a congregation will emerge!
The time of public recognition as a church.
Preparation for Parenting a New Church
We expect every church plant to become a mother church within 3-5 years.