Church Planting Boot Camp

Sponsored by the North Central Jurisdiction Congregational Developers Network

April 25-27, 2016 (see schedule)

Location: Inver Grove Heights, MN (near St. Paul)

Boot Camp is designed to help establish a plan for the first twelve to eighteen months of a new church’s life. The principles and strategies taught are also applicable to starting multisite ministry.

Topics to be covered include:

  • Networking Your Community
  • Team Members You Need Immediately
  • Types of Activites You Must Have
  • Managing Opposition
  • Critical Mass: Numbers Matter
  • What to Do in Your First 30/60/90/180/360 Days
  • Raising Money

Senior Pastors of churches giving birth attend boot camp, if possible. 

If you have questions, contact Mike Crawford, Coordinator of Congregational Development, Illinois Great Rivers Conference.

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NOTE: It is highly recommended that participants read Ten Most Common Mistakes Made by New Church Starts by Jim Griffith and Bill Easum BEFORE boot camp.