Interested in starting a church, but don’t know where to begin? 

In Plant: A Sower's Guide to Church Planting, you'll find:

  • The “what” and “why” of church planting
  • Why we need new churches and 10 common myths about church planting
  • Essentials for the process of starting a new church
  • Help in discerning if you're being called to plant a new church
  • A highly practical guide for all levels of experience and all types of people
  • Discussion guides for individuals, church planting teams, leadership training, or small groups

VIDEO RESOURCES:
A Collection of Church Planting Stories

LOVE CHAPEL HILL

North Carolina

MOSAIC

Georgia

EMBRACE

Kentucky

Don't Take Our Word For It

"Winfield Bevins is a fresh voice with new insights and solid church planting experience. His insights are worth your time!"

ED STETZER

President,
Lifeway Research

"Exactly what we need—a succinct, straight-forward, and compelling look at the necessity and hope of church planting."

CHRIS BACKERT

Executive Director,
Fresh Expressions US

"This book is a gem - concise, digestible, and practical and is at the top of my church planting course booklist."

RIC THORPE

Bishop of Islington,
United Kingdom

"Plant is a beautiful, simple book for those considering church planting from ground zero and  perfect for those mentoring new planters."

GRAHAM SINGH

Executive Director, 
Church Planting Canada

"In Plant, Winfield Bevins offers not platitudes and principles, but the deeper, wiser perspective of a learner and Kingdom servant, pracically prescribing the shape of a planter's heart and soul."

CAROLYN MOORE

Founder and Lead Pastor,
Mosaic UMC, Evans, GA

"This is the book so many in the church have been waiting for. It is a church planting GPS that will guide you to become part of the emerging church planting movement sweeping the world. 
I heartily recommend it."

TIMOTHY TENNENT

President,
Asbury Theological Seminary

"Start here! Network or Denominational leaders should place Plant in the hands of as many people as possible."

JEFF OLIVE

Church Development,
Texas Conference of the UMC

"As a Church Planter and Coach, I am frequently asked, 'Where do I begin?'  Now, I have a great answer, 'Read this book!'"

BRYAN COLLIER

Founder and Lead Pastor,
The Orchard, Tupelo, MS

"I'm thankful to Winfield Bevins for his passion to equip the next generation of church planters. Plant is a must read for those who are exploring the call to church planting!"

WILL PLITT

Executive Director,
Christ Together