Our Partnership with Gospel Ventures
In the Far West Region, we approach church multiplication in partnership with the Gospel Venture Network, an organization of apostolic leaders on mission to equip and connect churches & leaders for kingdom expansion.
Scroll down to learn and engage with how, together, we equip missionary leaders and empower churches and classes for multiplying work.
Planting & Missional Leaders
The building blocks and pathways of multiplication
Building Blocks of Multiplication
Multiplication is about so much more than “planting churches”. We are partners with the Gospel Ventures Network to equip and connect churches and leaders for Kingdom expansion.
The building blocks of multiplication lead to three strategic pathways for our missionary leaders and team to pursue: the preparation pathway, the planting pathway, and the organizing pathway.
A season of call discernment, training, and affirmation of missionary leader and team.
This is where your missionary team is sent to location to gather & found new disciples in faith.
Church is sustaining with emerging leaders, financial stability, and progress toward multiplying
Sending & Sponsoring Churches
3 ways your church can get involved
1. Take a practical step
1. Pray intentionally for a planting couple and their team.
2. Invite a planter to share his vision with your Board/Church.
3. Pick a planting couple and financially support them with what you can.
4. Pick a church plant and give them a one-time gift (childcare equipment, A/V equipment, office supplies, computer, etc.).
5. Send a planting couple out to dinner or on an overnight retreat as a gift of encouragement.
6. Encourage your congregation to hold a “baby church shower”
7. Plan to build church planting as a line item into your 2016 budget.
8. Partner with other churches in your area in planting a church.
9. Send team members from your church to participate in a plant.
10. Draw, develop, deploy a planter and team from your church to start a new work.
2. Take the sending capacity assessment
3. Consultation for structuring and strategizing…
Sending Networks & Classes
Our hope is for all of the classes of the FWR to exist in a healthy functioning multiplication environment. Through our partnership with Gospel Ventures, the region offers help in developing these environments in order to train, assess, coach, care for, and develop missionary/planting leaders and teams.
With Gospel Ventures
Coach to Missionary Planting Teams
FWR Multiplication Leader