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RePlant by Mark DeVine & Darrin Patrick is a bold exposé into what it takes to replant a church, detailing the story of a church revitalization and offering practical possibilities for church planters. "Saving churches from death and decline must be of value to pastors who are passionate about bringing the gospel to communities in need." — Ed Stetzer We encourage you to explore this book and discover a new openness to churches merging with other congregations, changing leadership, and harvesting fresh spiritual fruit. This is a great tool for re-thinking how churches not only survive, but thrive. Order ...

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Download the Acts 29 2014 Annual Report

We are excited to share our 2014 Annual Report! You can download it by clicking the cover image below. This year's report includes encouraging statistics, our budget, our focus for the future, and updates from our President, Executive Director, and network leaders from around the world. A few quick highlights: • Total number of churches in Acts 29: 503• Total number of church planters sent out from Acts 29 congregations in 2013: 174• Total money given to church planting in 2013: $20.1 Million• Our focus for the next year: Building Healthy Ch...

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Pastors Retreat Highlight Video

Below is a highlight video for our 2014 Pastors Retreat. The Retreat is an event we put on each year for the lead pastors & wives of Acts 29 churches. This year about 750 people from around the world came together in Miami, Florida for a time of fellowship, relaxation, and encouragement for the next season of ministry.

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Event Media | First Five Conference

Below are links to the content from a recent Acts 29 event. To find more content like this, please explore our resource library. First Five ConferenceNashville, Tennessee, USAMay 2, 2014 A focus on practical lessons learned through the first five years of planting a church, as well as the sufficiency of the Gospel of Jesus for the next fifty. On an Axis // Jeremy RoseWhy God Plants Churches, Pt 1 // Bruce AshfordYou Might be a Terrible Counselor // Josh HowertonWhy God Plants Churches, Pt 2 // Bruce AshfordWhat's in a Name? // Mike HarderWhy God Plants Churches, Pt 3 // Bruce ...

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Event Media | How to Screw Up a Church

Below are links to the content from a recent Acts 29 event. To find more content like this, please explore our resource library. How to Screw Up a ChurchKnoxville, Tennessee, USAApril 24, 2014 Q: How do you screw up a church? A: Easily, quickly, and often. Mistake: Neglecting Your Family & Marriage // Greg GibsonMistake: Neglecting Self Care & Burning Out // Luke ThomasMistake: Neglecting and Not Serving Leaders // Greg GibsonMistake: Not Staying True to Your Values & Calling // John ...

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