If God wanted someone else to plant your church he would have put them there. One of the most important and most overlooked aspects of church planting is learning who you are and how you lead. It is easy when you are first planting to try to be someone else, to plant a church using the next trendy model everyone is going after. Just like your mission and vision are uniquely wired for your church to reach your community, you are uniquely wired to lead your church and reach your community. Discover how God has wired you and you will discover the best way for you to launch a church.
These are resources to help you discover how God has wired you to plant a church.
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