Course
Module 1 - A Resource for Church Planting (CP-MFUSA-1)
Module 1 - A Resource for Church Planting (CP-MFUSA-1)
The purpose of this church-planting resource is twofold: first, to provide theological underpinnings for Lutheran missions, and second, to offer a practical step-by-step approach to chartering a congregation. Likewise, as a planning aid, this...
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Module 2 - Life Together in Church Planting (CP-MFUSA-2)
Module 2 - Life Together in Church Planting (CP-MFUSA-2)
Establishing life together among a core group of believers is at the heart of church planting. Life together in its simplest form is that of shepherd and flock, a called minister of the Word and the priesthood of all believers. This module looks...
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Module 3 - Mercy in Church Planting (CP-MFUSA-3)
Module 3 - Mercy in Church Planting (CP-MFUSA-3)
Mercy or human care will be an integral part of the life of a new church. Just as God cares for the whole person — mind, body and soul — so, too, the Church cares for others with this same compassion. This module will aid in the intentional...
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Module 4 - Witness in Church Planting (CP-MFUSA-4)
Module 4 - Witness in Church Planting (CP-MFUSA-4)
The word “witness,” or martyria in Greek, from which we derive the word “martyr,” speaks to the seriousness of this pattern in the life of the Church. Indeed, all those who are confirmed in the Lutheran church are asked to vow...
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