Category: Exponential

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Church Planter: Don’t Beat Yourself Up When People Leave!

When I first started out as a church planter, I had what I now realize was an idealistic dream of…
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Robert Coleman: What Planters Can Learn From Jesus’ Discipleship Method

Dr. Robert Coleman set the standard for discipleship and evangelism in the 20th century when he wrote the watershed book…

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Keeping People in the Bull’s-Eye

I remember the first time I stood in the ruins of an ancient Jewish synagogue. I was shocked at how…

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Launch Team Momentum and DNA

In the fifth and final installment of this blog series on building a core launch team, Stadia’s Doug Foltz focuses on building…


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Decisions vs Disciples: What Are You Counting?

Every great adventure starts with a decision. Without a decision, nothing ever gets done. It’s the same in the spiritual…
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Rural Church Planting Matters

The following article is by Justin Barney, a bivocational church planter in Keene, New Hampshire. He, along with his family…


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What’s Gone Wrong–and How Can We Fix It?

God expects us to be spiritually contagious. He desires that those who hang around us will see our good deeds…
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How Big Should Your Launch Team Be?

To answer this question about launch teams, we have to begin with the end in mind. One of the exercises…