Casting Vision at the SBC

Yesterday I had the privilege of casting vision at the Southern Baptist Convention Pastors’ Conference in St. Louis. I love talking about what God is doing through Family Church. We need to keep pouring ourselves out for people who are far from God, for gospel conversations, for gospel congregations, and for gospel praying. We’ve heard enough; […]

Wanted: Bivocational Church Planters

Year round tropical weather, beaches, palm trees, and millions of people who need to hear the gospel of Jesus…if this sounds like a place you would be interested in planting a church, South Florida is perfect for you. At Family Church, we have residency programs that train and equip future pastors, associate pastors, worship pastors, […]

The First BIVO Church Planter

As we look at the book of 1 Corinthians, I’m reminded again about the influence bivocational pastors can have. Paul worked as a tentmaker in Corinth alongside Priscilla and Aquila (Acts 18) as he helped plant the church there. He spent 18 months with them—his second longest amount of time in any one city. While […]