A Family of Baptist Congregations

in the Midlands of South Carolina

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Starting and strengthening congregations to serve as vital and vibrant missional communities

Our Family Stories

Midtown Fellowship: Two Notch—A Church Plant in the Inner City to Reach into Poverty
Midtown Fellowship’s downtown Columbia church plant began in 2007 with a Sunday worship gathering and intentional Life Groups to primarily[...]
Concord Baptist Church Serves More Than 500 Monthly with Food, the Gospel, and Encouragement
On the first and third Wednesday of each month, they start arriving about 6:30 a.m., rain or shine, waiting until[...]

FaithSoaring Churches Learning Community

Insight 048: FaithSoaring Churches by Knowing to Whom You Are Sent
FaithSoaring Churches know to whom they are sent. They are clear about the people with whom they have the best[...]
Insight 047: FaithSoaring Churches Yield to Outside Authority
Some congregations need a radical transformation. Anything less will be insufficient. Few congregations can engage in a radical transformation without[...]
Insight 046: FaithSoaring Churches Honestly Define Current Reality
Congregations needing to transform are often in denial about reality. They do not clearly understand the challenges of their current[...]
Insight 045: FaithSoaring Churches Change the Way They Count Membership
Membership is less important than it once was. The number of people connected with a congregation through various types of[...]

George Bullard's Journey

Prayers for Pastors and Congregations–Third Weekend of February
A Prayer for Pastors: O Lord, on this weekend when many people are celebrating the three-day weekend that culminate in[...]
Hey Church! Is it the Great Commission or the Great Commandment?
Download This Article Here:  Hey Church, Great Commission, Great Commanment Words are important. Even the order in which words are expressed[...]

Congregational Champions

Writing the Future Story of Ministry for Your Congregation
George Bullard has been working on updating a manuscript that addresses the point in a Spiritual Strategic Journey when a[...]
The Synergy of Good Faith, Good Fellowship, Good Works, Good News
(Review one of the topics covered at Congregational Champions Retreats.) Four essential characteristics of FaithSoaring Churches are Good Faith, Good Fellowship, Good[...]
27 Books That Have Impacted My Ministry as a Congregational Champion
I have read thousands of books during my life. Probably 90 percent of them have been non-fiction books. The picture[...]
Learn in Three Days a Process to Transform Your Congregation
It does not matter what “RE” word works for you—revitalize, renew, re-envision, reinvent, redevelop, restart, replant, resurrect—there is a three-day[...]