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What’s the Church Planter Collective?

The Church Planter Collective is a community of thought leaders and practitioners, from the newly minted to the veterans, committed to networking and encouraging church planters with the richness of the Wesleyan theological vision and tradition.

Who’s it for?

Church planters, network leaders, and congregations committed to multiplication.

Recent Articles

How can you know whether or not you are called to church planting? Stephen Elliott shares ten ways to help you discern the call of God on your life.

Join the conversation this month as we talk about the call. This week we sat down with Randy Lance to talk about discerning God's call to ministry.

What happens when you wrestle with God? Wally Harrison shares about leading with a limp.

Are you called to church planting? Stephen Elliott shares 11 ways to find out whether this is the vocation for you!

Join the conversation this month as we talk about the call. This week we focus on the intersection of church planting and education.

What could we possibly have in common with someone who lived thousands of years ago? Larisa Levicheva explains Jeremiah's calling and yours!

Sometimes pastors are not equipped to deal with the type and intensity of problems a member may be experiencing. Misty Lawrence explains how to know when it is time to refer your member to a therapist.

To what are church planters actually called? Church Planter Collective shares 6 reminders from Dr. Will Willimon on the calling of a church planter.

What is the best way to analyze a church's mission? Aaron Perry discusses analyzing a church plant's missiological makeup.

How can denominational leaders support the risk-taking entrepreneurs of the church? Anita Eastlack shares some practical steps for being supportive of church planters.

Join the conversation with Aaron Perry and Cory Doiron about developing and discovering values, being neighbors, and becoming regulars.

Is your church ready to plant? Ed Love shares wisdom on how to tell if planting a new church is right for your congregation.

What do you do when someone in your congregation needs emotional or psychological help you aren't equipped to provide? Misty Lawrence shares the importance of having a network of counselors to draw from.

Tis the season for stewardship campaigns. Adam Knight shares how to set up a plan that works with your church plant.