How Your Church Can Have a Reputation You Can Be Proud Of

If you’re reading this particular blog on church planting, I have three quick assumptions about you as a reader. 1. You can’t kick your church habit. What I mean is that despite how confusing and difficult it can be, you can’t imagine not giving your life to helping people join God in the renewal of everything. You might not be …

Two Words Christians Use Everyday That Can Be Insulting (or completely false)

The increased impact on evangelism is the main reason why I love to see new churches started. Sometimes though, the words we use when we talk about evangelism drive me crazy. “Believer” For example, the words “believer” and “unbeliever” embarrass me. A believer is “one who believes,” — a person who has faith in something or someone. Yes, it is …

JR Woodward's Ice Bucket Challenge

The ALS Ice bucket challenge is for those suffering from Lou Gehrig’s disease. ALS has raised 62.5 million from July 29th to August 23rd, which is quite a bit more than last year during that same time period – 2.4 million. Since I was challenged by two people I get to challenge six people. My challenge goes out to Alan …

Here's your chance to learn from Alan Hirsch, Tim Catchim & Dan White, Jr

Today is your last day to register for Sentralized at Early Bird Prices. Register here. Tim Catchim says that the main reason he’s going to Sentralized is to see a bunch of people he loves and have fun. But on top of that, it’s a great chance to learn the ins and outs of APEST and disciple making. According to Tim …

Time is short to register for this premier gathering of missional leaders!

Sentralized, a premier gathering of missional leaders, is coming to Dallas on September 25-27. Early bird registration ends July 31. Then prices go up. The conference will feature V3 Leaders Tim Catchim and Dan White, Jr., 34 other primary presenters and a wealth of helpful breakout sessions. Sentralized co-founders Lance Ford and Brad Brisco shared a few thoughts on what Sentralized is and what …

Limited Space Available for the Next V3 Church Planter's Assessment

You can’t have a movement of the kingdom of God without planting new churches. New churches are one of the best methods for seeing God’s kingdom expand into new neighborhoods, people groups and generations. New churches are also a sign, the inevitable result of women and men joining God’s mission. You want in? On October 28-30, V3 will be hosting an Assessment at …

Learn from Tim Catchim at Exponential!

Next week is the one and only Exponential Conference. V3’s very own Tim Catchim will be presenting throughout the event. There are four chances to learn from Tim, including: Preconference: Missional from the Ground Up Hosted by Title: Missional from the Ground Up Hosted by Missio, Forge & GCM Collective Session 2: The Permanent Revolution: how the fivefold ministries of …

Meet JR Woodward and Dan White, Jr. at the Inhabit Conference

Are you headed to Inhabit Conference next week? We’d love to meet you! The conference will break down the false dichotomy between being locally rooted and globally linked. V3’s JR Woodward and Dan White, Jr. are both leading workshops at Inhabit. JR and Dan will be speaking on the topic “Subterranean: a relational rhythm for submerging into the neighborhood.” They describe …

Meet JR Woodward and Tim Catchim at Fresh Expressions

Are you headed to Fresh Expressions this Friday and Saturday? We’d love to meet you! More and more, Christians recognize that their place in society is shifting. The story of God’s people living in captivity in Egypt has begun to feel very familiar. Fresh Expressions is an opportunity to catalyze renewal and reimagine a Church for the 21st Century. V3’s …