Church Planting Initiative – California Southern Baptist Convention

Church Planting Initiative

We exist to reach California. With nearly every language, culture, and tribe making up the 33 million unreached people in California, the Lord has brought the world to us. If we reach California, we reach the world. Our church planting mission is to partner with all CSBC churches in discovering, developing, and deploying church planters to reach California for Christ.

Our church planting mission is to partner with all CSBC churches in discovering, developing, and deploying church planters to reach California for Christ.

Did you know your church can save thousands of dollars with the Employee Retention Credit? And it’s not too late. In 2021, your church can receive up to $14,000 per qualified employee. The Employee Retention Credit (ERC) is a fully refundable tax credit for employers equal to 50% (2020) or 70% (2021) of the first…

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July 8, 2021

by Jerry McCullah I want to encourage pastors, and at the same time, plead with church members to be aware of your pastor and go beyond to see into your pastor’s heart. Check your pastor’s spiritual condition and his physical well-being often, and also that of his family. This past year and a half have been…

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June 29, 2021

The church cannot experience renewal or revitalization without an active prayer culture which is alive and connected to the power of Christ and His work. It begins with the pastor-leaders and moves through the congregation setting ablaze the hearts desiring to be used of God to bring revitalization to His church. It is the work…

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May 20, 2021

Some of our California Church Plants

If you are interested in beginning the process of church planting, we would love to explore your calling and determine how CSBC can partner with you. One of the ways we can better assist you and move forward is by completing a church planter assessment. Why complete an assessment? The assessment introduces you to 13 characteristics church planters need to be successful. The assessment has been used by thousands of planters to provide a quick glimpse into your strengths and weaknesses. It is meant to encourage and evaluate. This assessment is a valuable tool in the church planting process.

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