Gutsy: (Mis)Adventures in Canadian Church Planting

If you have any connection to the church planting scene in Canada, or have any intention of doing so, then Gutsy: (Mis)Adventures in Canadian Church Planting is a necessary read. This is the first book from Jared Siebert, national church planting coach for the Free...
Never Thought I’d Be Here 7 Years Later

Never Thought I’d Be Here 7 Years Later

This picture means a lot to me. Seven years ago I never would have believed I would’ve be standing on stage sharing my brief story. Actually I should rephrase that. Seven years ago I never would have believed WE, my church community, would be in the place it is...
Why Traditional Church Planting is Dying

Why Traditional Church Planting is Dying

I predict that within 10 years, computers will be twice as powerful, ten thousand times larger, and so expensive that only the 5 richest kings of Europe will own them. – Young Professor Frink, The Simpsons. Professor Frink has never heard about Professor Moore...

Why church planting is only for the rich

Conventional church planting is not an enterprise affordable to most churches. The predominant methods most North American churches/denominations use to plant are largely inaccessible by the majority of churches. This should be a red flag that our models are amiss....