My 2 decades of church planting have included successful team development and church starts, healthy hand-offs, leaders developed, disciples, baptisms, miracles, best friends, betrayals, fundraising, an economic crash when we lost everything, 4 thriving plants and one dead one, a  burnout that landed me in the hospital, severe depression and anxiety, faith, redemption, and just about every other mistake and joy a planter could endure. By God’s grace, all of this has inspired me to prepare and care for people like you – church planters, missional leaders, and disciples seeking to love Jesus and their neighbors.



How to Build your Church Planting Oversight Team

Church planting can be lonely, and it takes time to build a leadership team. What do you do in the mean time when it is just you as the planter in the beginning years of a plant? Build an oversight team of leaders outside of your church who can not only serve with...

Thinking of planting a church?

Are you thinking about planting a church? Start by asking these ten questions: 1. Am I called to plant? The calling to start a new church as lead planter is not for everyone. Take time to prayerfully seek the Lord’s direction. You do not want to plant a church...

Nail down your 3 year budget plan

Summer is a great time to prepare your budget for the next year. You may think it is a bit early to do so, but there are some good reasons you want to be ahead of the game on this: August is the best time to hit it hard with fundraising, if you’re going to do so. Most...

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