Start a Church

by collaborating with the BSCNC church planting team. Our team includes six church planting consultants who serve in various areas and contexts across North Carolina.

Steps to Starting a Church

  1. Pray: Pray to receive a vision from God for a new church. Assemble a prayer group from people who share that vision.
  2. Develop: Develop a church planting mission statement and strategy.
  3. Partner: Pray for and enlist a church planter and people who will help partner with you to birth the new work.

Find receptive people

  • Contact many people in the community
  • Hold evangelistic Bible studies

Evangelize non-believers

  • Develop a prayer support strategy
  • Hold outreach events

Build a core group

  • Build the group numerically
  • Build the group spiritually through discipleship training

Launch the new church

  • Develop a strategy for advertising and announcing the new work to the community
  • Have a grand opening

Church Planting Consultants

Pamela Mungo
Western North Carolina
(828) 429-4525 accepts texts

Frank White
Central and Eastern North Carolina
(919) 612-3976 accepts texts

Ralph Garay 
Asian Church Planting across North Carolina
(919) 524-4813 accepts texts

Richard Lee 
Urban Church Planting in metropolitan areas of North Carolina
(919) 720-5684 accepts texts

William Ortega
Hispanic Church Planting across North Carolina
(919) 624-8911

Ken Holland
Extreme Western North Carolina
(828) 748-0735

More Information

Iana Fincher  /  ifincher@ncbaptist.org  /  (800) 395-5102 ext. 5679
Sara Jolley sjolley@ncbaptist.org  /  (800) 395-5102 ext. 5548