New Churches Chartered

Total # of Churches Chartered 2018 YTD:
304

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 $15,348,752 in Matching Fund churches. These CMN-funded churches have funded 238 new church plants by paying forward $7,160,086.

In 2018 YTD, CMN has invested $1,521,000 into new Matching Fund Churches. The average distribution amount was nearly $40,000.

Matching Fund Churches

New Churches Funded 2018 (YTD):
41

New Churches Funded in 2017:
24

Total Matching Fund Churches:
510

Churches Funded

Champion Churches*

New Champion Churches 2018 YTD:
21

New Champion Churches in 2017:
24

Total Champion Churches:
139

*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 - November 2018):

  • AGWM - $7,308,307

  • AGUSM - $2,934,897

  • Other - $998,494

  • Total - $11,241,699

1% Replenishment from Champion Churches

  • 2018 YTD: $106,079

  • Total since 2008: $438,510

 

Launch Training Events

In 2018, CMN trained 490 new church planters representing 191 new church planting teams. 

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

 

2018 Launch Projects

Launch Projects 2016-2018 (National Events)

 

IWANTTOPLANTACHURCH.COM

Since iwanttoplantachurch.com was created in August 2017, 900 potential church planters have filled out their initial church planting quiz and have been connected to a CMN Rep in their district.

  • 70% of respondents want to plant ASAP or 1 year from now

    • 35% want to plant in a city

    • 21% want to plant in a suburb

    • 13% want to plant in a rural community

    • 31% are willing to plant wherever God leads them

  • 58% of respondents wanted their results sent to their Church Planting Director

 

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.

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.

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.

IWANTTOPLANTACHURCH.COM

 Since iwanttoplantachurch.com was created in August 2017,  900 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, 900 potential church planters have filled out their initial church planting quiz and have been connected to a CMN Rep in their district.

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.

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.