Resources

Feel called to church planting?

We encourage you to take the Initial Screening Assessment (ISA).…

Bivocational Planting Webinar #2

Allen Kleine Deters, planter of The Bridge (CRC) in Niagara Falls,…

Bivocational Planting Webinar #1

The model for the American church has changed over the years.…

Anatomy of a Church Planting Movement

Multiple churches have established church planting centers staffed with a full-time person in charge of raising up church planters who will develop their own church planting centers. The goal of these churches is not just planting churches, but planting churches that will become church planting centers themselves.

Determining a Church Plant’s Classis: The Church Multiplication Team Conviction

Read about the Church Multiplication's team commitment and conviction to accountability in planting and sustaining churches.

Coming Up with the Money

Coming up with the money to start a new church might seem like an impossible task. But if God is calling you to church planting, don’t let finances stop you. God will provide for your ministry.

Financing a Church Plant

Although start-up costs for RCA church plants vary, most new congregations can build a balanced budget from year one.

Fundraising

Growing a financial base for a new ministry isn’t easy, but it’s essential for a church plant’s success.

Sixteen Ways to Plant a Church

There is no one-size-fits-all guide to parenting a new church. That’s why we’ve put together a list of 16 different approaches to church planting for parent churches.