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John Worcester’s Workshops at Exponential East

SESSIONS Tues 2:30 Workshop Session 1: 3D Church Planting – Discover the Ripe, Develop the Reliable, Deploy the Ready Practically apply the transcultural principles modeled by Jesus and Paul and spark a church multiplication movement. Time: Tuesday, 2:30-3:30pm Location: E106

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Both Evangelize to Plant AND Plant to Evangelize

Both Evangelize to Plant and Plant and to Evangelize Evangelize to Plant Ideally a church planting team moving to a new area begins with lots of personal relational evangelism.  They meet, love, serve, and share the good news with neighbors,

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Plant Like Jesus Videos

These videos were done in January 2014 in Vermont with a couple of dozen church planters.  They introduce the Plant Like Jesus paradigm for those who have not been exposed to it.  Much emphasis is given to the first few

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Life Cycle Of A Reproducing Church

A Powerful Yet Rarely Practiced Philosophy of Ministry   Life Cycle Of A Reproducing Church Church planting should be a high priority for local churches and the denominations that serve them. The church is a spiritual organism like a body

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Traveling Evangelistic Ministry of Jesus

Jesus traveling Ministry

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Duckling on Momma’s back

A golden egg (a church plant) is like this duckling that grows into a Canadian goose (mother church) that lays more golden eggs.   Reproducing  mother churches is God’s strategy for filling Toronto with healthy churches.

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Kingdom Outpost Started in Toronto

Kingdom Outpost Started in Toronto I am excited to announce that we have started a “Church Planting Church” in Mississauga, Ontario, a city of 700,000 right in the middle of the huge Greater Toronto Area (GTA).  We pray that this plant will

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Innovations In Church Planting

INNOVATIONS IN CHURCH PLANTING   CHURCH PLANTER APPRENTICESHIPS, 1982-2011 John and Diane Worcester have been apprenticing church planters as they planted churches.  Typically an apprentice lived with or near the Worcester’s and were trained through relational, on the job training. 

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Church Planting Is Like Death….But Brings Life

Church Planting Is Like Death Yet this death but brings life-giving fruitfulness.  This is not a surprise to followers of Christ. Jesus said: “Truly, truly, I say to you, unless a grain of wheat falls into the earth and dies,

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