Church Planter

Next Steps

Supporting Church Planters and High Level Leaders

Initial contact

Talk with the network director or area leader

Have a phone conversation with the director regarding your interest in connecting and get further information about next steps.


Meet with director or TM representative

Have lunch or coffee get together with director/other TM planters or leaders about where you are in the planting process, your target group/location and timeline, as well as any questions you have.

Connection Events

Attend a Connection Event Connection

Events are regular gatherings in each region. Typically the event is a short training, devotional and prayer time, a meal together and attending a baseball, football, or basketball game. This is a great chance for potential partners to meet other planters and get a feel for the group and see what we do.

Discovery Center

Attend a Discovery Center

The Discovery Center is a three and a half day assessment process to help you and your spouse discover your next step in ministry and be as successful as possible. It’s also another great opportunity for you to see how the network operates.


Fulfill any conditions you received in your Discovery Center report

Following the Discovery Center you may have conditions to fulfill before moving forward.

Proposal/Vision Alignment

Submit your ministry plan for review and feedback

Write up a ministry plan to submit to a team of church planters and ministry leaders. Tweak the proposal based on Vision Alignment Team member comments.


Review contract

Review your contract for partnering with TM. Sign and return the documents.


Choose a coach

Planters will choose their coach and enter into a coaching contract approved by TM. Sign and return the contract.

Initial Milestones

Meet initial milestones

Begin meeting contract milestones and receive matching funds disbursements where applicable.

Final Milestones

Meet final milestones

Meet the final contract milestones, receive matching funds disbursements where applicable, and make sure individual church corporation documents are secured.

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