Discovering A New Mission Field

DATE POSTED: 09/30/2019  |     |   Category: Church Planting

By: Matt Burk, Church Planter This past October, it became necessary for me to become a bi-vocational pastor and pick up a part-time job to help make ends meet. I was initially very discouraged in having to make this change. However, in God’s providence, I discovered that my place of employment was a mission field. | Read More

DATE POSTED: 05/31/2019  |     |   Category: Church Planting

Denton Baptist Association and the CBA Church Network partnered together in April to provide the Church Planters’ Assessment Retreat. This was our second retreat with 5 couples and 1 single in attendance. During the retreat candidates are assessed in 6 areas: Leadership Emotional & Spiritual Health Family Dynamics Church Planter Communication Wives The purpose of | Read More

DATE POSTED: 08/30/2016  |     |   Category: Church Planting, Friend to Friend, Leadership, Pastors

For the last two years, I have been struggling with two questions for our association. First, how can I help our existing churches become more effective? Second, how can I help a new church plant to succeed? Throughout this time, I have been looking for two different solutions to each of these questions. It was | Read More