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Church Planting Questions From a Science Nerd

Wow! It’s hard to believe, but a few months ago we planted our 500th church! For an organization that is celebrating our 15th anniversary this year, this was a HUGE milestone. BY BOB CARLTON STADIA As you can imagine, after planting 500 churches in 15 years we’ve learned a few things along the way. We’ve learned a lot about what to do (and even more about what not to do). One thing...

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Stadia: Every Child To Experience Love of Jesus Through a Local Church

Stadia, a national church planting organization that places children as a priority, is working on its tenth collaborative church plant in the Los Angeles area, said executive Nathan Hawkins. “I get to visit a lot of great cities and there’s something unique about Los Angeles,” said Hawkins during a recent Together LA Facebook Live video stream (below). “I do believe it’s an epicenter of culture. It’s a place where people...

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Urban Ministry, Church Planting Leaders Answer the ‘What Can I Do?’ Question

Simply discussing the problems and issues facing America today, even from a Christian perspective, is not enough, said the leaders of two national organizations that recently announced a partnership to plant churches in Los Angeles, New York, and everywhere in between. “We really don’t have to look much farther than social media and news outlets [to see] everything going on in our culture — the racism, the injustice…,” said Jeff...

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Church Planting Vision Trip Inside Los Angeles

Stadia wants to give you a front row view of urban church planting in action. Come spend time with us and World Impact in Los Angeles as we experience what God is doing through new urban churches. Get an up-close perspective of how the partnership works and how you can join us! To make this Urban Church Planting Vision Trip as accessible as possible, we’re covering food and accommodations. During this...

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Stadia and World Impact Offer Urban Church Planting Vision Trips To LA, NYC

The national and global church-planting group, Stadia, wants to give Christian leaders and potential leaders “a front row view of urban church planting in action” at vision trips planned for Los Angeles (Aug. 15-17) and New York City (Sept. 19-21). “Come spend time with us and World Impact as we experience what God is doing through new urban churches,” Stadia’s Urban Church Planting Vision Trips organizers said. “Get an up-close...

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Church Planting: The 4 C’s of Connection

Collaboration is a buzz word. Cooperation is all the rage, especially among millennials. Collaboraton can be fun. Cooperation is necessary to get certain things done, especially in the church planting world. Here are what I believe to be the four “C’s” of “Connection in Church Planting.” They also apply in every collaborative effort. I’ve certainly adapted and adopted these ideas from many other sources. The fact that I cannot...

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