Play, Pray, Pay (How to Successfully Come Alongside a New Church Plant)

Published Oct 23, 2020

Whether you are a sending, sponsor, or partner church, there are three ways you can successfully come alongside a new church plant.

  1. Pray – Take your active role by growing the spiritual success of CA church planting.
  • Pray for a pipeline of church planters
  • Adopt an unreached people group
  • Raise up church planters in every local SBC church
  1. Play – Take your active role by contributing to the church planter’s long term health and success.
  • Connect with the planter and his family relationally
  • Recognize and celebrate important milestones
  • Actively look for ways to help rather than waiting for the planter to ask 
  1. Pay – Take your active role by creating a successful financial partnership with the new church plant. 
  • Incorporate the planter into your budget
  • Provide publicity
  • Develop partnerships with other churches