Free $22 eBook – Planting Missional Churches by Ed Stetzer
Planting Missional Churches – Planting a Church that’s Biblically Sound and Reaching People in Culture by Ed Stetzer
Just as Christ came to live among us, we dwell with the people around us. In many ways, we’re like them. But we’re changed, transformed; and because of that, we seek to change and transform. The concept of being incarnational as it relates to church planting emphasizes the importance of relationships in effective church planting. It’s not about establishing a location for worship; it’s about establishing a basis for coming together in the first place. Good church planting depends on good relationships.
Planting Missional Churches is an instruction book for planting biblically faithful and culturally relevant churches. It addresses the “how-to” and “why” issues of church planting by providing practical guidance through all the phases of a church plant while taking a missional look at existing and emerging cultures.
Rick Warren says, “Ed Stetzer is on of the best informed, practical minded, and field-tested church planters that I know.”
Missional implies taking the methods of a missionary—being indigenous to the culture, seeking to understand and learn, adapting to the mission field—but planting the biblical form of the church