Most books on church planting offer a model for churches to replicate--usually one that is tied to a particular style, generation, or demographic. But what churches really need is a process that is flexible, not bound to a particular time or current fad. In "The Nuts and Bolts of Church Planting," trusted author and church-planting expert Aubrey Malphurs shares the basic steps any church planter will need, regardless of his or her generation now or in the future. These steps include:
* establishing values, mission, vision, and strategy
* reaching the community
* making disciples
* recruiting a team
* determining location and facilities
* raising money for the ministry
With instant practical takeaway based on proven techniques, this book will be invaluable to any church planter.