New Churches Chartered

Total # of Churches Chartered 2018 YTD:
205

Total # Churches Chartered in 2017:
300

Total # of Churches Planted since 2008:
3,503

Churches Chartered

 

Matching Fund

Since 2008, CMN and the AG Trust have invested $14,273,752 in Matching Fund churches. These CMN-funded churches have funded 216 new church plants by paying forward $6,491,497 (as of December 31, 2017).

In 2018 YTD, CMN has invested $1,126,000 into new Matching Fund Churches. The average distribution amount was $38,828, with most churches receiving $30,000 in matching funds.

Matching Fund Churches

New Churches Funded 2018 (YTD):
29

Projected New Churches Funded by end of 2018:
43

New Churches Funded in 2017:
24

Total Matching Fund Churches:
501

Churches Funded

Champion Churches*

New Champion Churches 2018 YTD:
17

New Champion Churches in 2017:
24

Total Champion Churches:
135

*A Champion Church is a Matching Fund Church that has completed its replenishment and is committed to giving 1% of undesignated income to the CMN operations fund.

Missions giving from Matching Fund Churches (2008 - August 2018):

  • AGWM - $6,920,246

  • AGUSM - $2,817,755

  • Other - $958,815

  • Total - $10,696,816

1% Replenishment from Champion Churches

  • 2018 YTD: $81,733
  • Total since 2008: $416,164
 

Videos

In 2018 YTD, the Church Multiplication Network's video content on social media has received 355,600 views so far.

In 2017, CMN videos received 364,000 total views and in 2016, they received 185,431 views.

Video Views

 

Launch Training Events

In 2018 so far, CMN has trained 262 new church planters representing 103 new church planting teams. 

In 2017, CMN trained 461 new church planters representing 202 new church planting teams.
 

 

2018 Launch Projects YTD

2018 Launch Attendees YTD

Launch Projects 2016-2018 YTD (National Events)

 

Recent Projects & Initiatives

CMN CONFERENCE

 Last year's CMN Conference was attended by roughly 1,200 people at Calvary Church in Dallas, TX. Feedback from the event was overwhelmingly positive, with attendees citing the "family feel," encouraging speakers, and excellence of the conference experience.

Last year's CMN Conference was attended by roughly 1,200 people at Calvary Church in Dallas, TX. Feedback from the event was overwhelmingly positive, with attendees citing the "family feel," encouraging speakers, and excellence of the conference experience.

IWANTTOPLANTACHURCH.COM

 Since iwanttoplantachurch.com was created in August 2017, 786 potential church planters have filled out their initial church planting quiz and have been connected to a CMN Rep in their district.

Since iwanttoplantachurch.com was created in August 2017, 786 potential church planters have filled out their initial church planting quiz and have been connected to a CMN Rep in their district.

CMN BLOG

 In Summer 2018, CMN launched a new blog on churchmultiplication.net for recent church planting news, videos, and articles. The site has maintained fresh weekly content comprised of CMN <10 videos, AG News stories, leadership columns, CMN Women blog posts, and more.

In Summer 2018, CMN launched a new blog on churchmultiplication.net for recent church planting news, videos, and articles. The site has maintained fresh weekly content comprised of CMN <10 videos, AG News stories, leadership columns, CMN Women blog posts, and more.

MULTIPLY COHORT

 The Multiply Cohort has finished three sessions since it started in August 2017, with 15 churches working together through the process with the goal of building new systems and multiplying their church.

The Multiply Cohort has finished three sessions since it started in August 2017, with 15 churches working together through the process with the goal of building new systems and multiplying their church.

STEPS TO PLANT

 CMN's Steps to Plant process has been available since the August 2017 General Council. In that timeframe, the CMN team has been working on the blueprint for the future of Steps to Plant as part of the upcoming CMN Lead platform. The current Steps to Plant provides pre-launch information, a one-year launch timeline, and additional post-launch strategies for new churches.&nbsp;

CMN's Steps to Plant process has been available since the August 2017 General Council. In that timeframe, the CMN team has been working on the blueprint for the future of Steps to Plant as part of the upcoming CMN Lead platform. The current Steps to Plant provides pre-launch information, a one-year launch timeline, and additional post-launch strategies for new churches. 

Upcoming Projects & Initiatives

STEPS TO MULTIPLY

 CMN is creating a partner resource to the Steps to Plant called "Steps to Multiply," which will include a guide to the various models of multiplication one can follow in order to support the growth of the church – whether through funding, parenting, or launching new campuses.

CMN is creating a partner resource to the Steps to Plant called "Steps to Multiply," which will include a guide to the various models of multiplication one can follow in order to support the growth of the church – whether through funding, parenting, or launching new campuses.

CMN LEAD

 CMN is developing an online training platform that will provide learning modules, downloadable resources, and church planting checklists for free as a value add to all church planters and AG ministers looking to improve and grow their ministry. Projected launch date is at the CMN Conference in 2019.

CMN is developing an online training platform that will provide learning modules, downloadable resources, and church planting checklists for free as a value add to all church planters and AG ministers looking to improve and grow their ministry. Projected launch date is at the CMN Conference in 2019.