Brian & Kim Zimmerman share their church planting story!

This video interview is so good and informative. Brian & Kim Zimmerman share their journey into planting their house church called Shift. They also share several key principles that they have learned from their story as well as multiplying another house church.  https://youtu.be/Owvi_1BakGI  

By |2019-03-18T01:26:33-04:00March 18th, 2019|Church Plant USA|Comments Off on Brian & Kim Zimmerman share their church planting story!

Get Your Voice Back

Have you ever lost your voice? Perhaps because of a cold or you had the wind knocked out of you? God has given each of us a voice for a reason.   Jesus sent out the apostles to preach the Gospel and make disciples. Since then the Gospel is being preached in every inhabited continent [...]

By |2019-02-22T11:40:57-04:00March 1st, 2019|Church Plant USA|Comments Off on Get Your Voice Back

New Wineskins

Every generation needs new churches (new wineskins) to connect with the next generations. That is why DOVE International began in 1980. At that time, my wife, LaVerne, and I loved Jesus and spent hours each day loving kids who hung out at our house. After a few years of trying to fit these young believers into [...]

By |2018-08-31T07:50:18-04:00August 9th, 2018|Church Plant USA|Comments Off on New Wineskins

Why Should We Plant More Churches? – Post 4

Church planting provides more options for the unchurched As long as there are unsaved people in our communities who are not being reached, there is a need for new churches. New churches provide more options for the unchurched. They are a key to outreach and generally grow better than old ones. It is easier to [...]

By |2018-08-31T07:50:27-04:00July 27th, 2018|Church Plant USA|Comments Off on Why Should We Plant More Churches? – Post 4

Why Should We Plant More Churches? – Post 3

Not all churches are supposed to be mega-churches A German church growth researcher, Christian Schwarz, reported the results of his research on church growth. He showed that statistically small churches are 16 times more effective at winning new members than mega-churches. For example, two churches of 200 generally win twice as many people for Jesus [...]

By |2018-08-31T07:51:48-04:00July 20th, 2018|Church Plant USA|Comments Off on Why Should We Plant More Churches? – Post 3