Church planting is one of the most exciting endeavors one can be blessed with the opportunity in which to participate. C. Peter Wagner once called church planting the single most effective evangelistic strategy under heaven. After one studies, prepares, and gets out into the real world, however, one can find that not everything always goes as planned or as desired. This article will reflect on church planting from an experiential and biographical perspective as well as through interaction with other experts in the field via literature. The writer hopes the reader will find insight, value, and encouragement to apply to one’s own ministry that may be contemplating or interacting with church planting.
Stein, D. (2011). Church Planting: Looking Back, Looking Forward, Looking Up, Looking Out. Great Commission Research Journal, 3(1), 69-79. Retrieved from https://place.asburyseminary.edu/gcrj/vol3/iss1/6