Lessons in Church Planting – Training

| June 1, 2011 | 1 Comment

A church planter can certainly benefit from general theological training which might be gained through his home church or by correspondence course or attending Bible college, but he also needs some specific training and direction in the area of church planting and this is best achieved by working with a more experienced church planter. Paul had thirty different people in the New Testament who were his fellow workers and all of these were people who began by going with Paul. Encouragingly by the end of their ministry many of them were going for Paul because they had been trained and mentored by him. There is huge value in ‘on the job’ training under a more experienced church planter.

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About Barry King: Barry is pastor of Grace Baptist Church in Edlesborough, Buckinghamshire and leads the Grace Baptist Partnership. Though he has preached to hundreds of churches, traveled to upwards to 30 countries; trained men for ministry on every continent; and planted more than a dozen new congregations, his most important job (and greatest joy) has been being a husband to Frances and a father to Regan, Ryan, Alister, Alison, and Abigail. View author profile.

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  1. Henry Ling says:

    Dear missions director,

    Greetings in the name of our lord and savior Jesus Christ from
    Yangon,Myanmar.
    We are Myanmar Missions Network and we have church planting ministry,orphans
    care ministry and training school ministry .Therefore,we would like to
    join
    with your mission.We want to be a part of your missions in
    Myanmar.Please show us the ways and guide us how to be a part of your
    missions in our country.We are really want to work together with your
    missions in our country.

    Our missions objective are as follow;

    To plant churches to unreached people
    To train believers and make disciples
    To care orphans and poor people
    To care physical and spiritual needs
    Light for life literature Ministry

    We need your help possible ways for the kingdom of God and to fulfill
    the great commission of Jesus Christ here in our country.If possible
    please send your magazine,newsletter and other need to know
    materials.
    We are looking forward to hear from you as soon as possible.

    Enlarge the place of your tent!!!! Isaiah 54:2

    Looking forward to hearing from you as soon as possible.

    In His Service,

    Henry Ling
    Myanmar Mission Network

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