A Family of Baptist Congregations

in the Midlands of South Carolina

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Timely Updates on Events and Resources

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

Our Family Stories

Samuel Hernandez’s Winding Road, Listening to the Lord, Led to Bi-vocational Ministry in Columbia
Download this story:  Samuel Hernandez, 08.06.18 Samuel Hernandez has been pastor of Columbia’s Iglesia Hispana Dios es Amor for 18 years.[...]
Bill Wright Sees Networking as Essential to 21st Century Kingdom Ministry
Download this story:  Bill Wright, 07.03.18 Bill Wright’s South Carolina Baptist roots go deep, serving in local churches and on staff[...]

FaithSoaring Churches Learning Community

Insight 228: FaithSoaring Churches Use of a Combination of Full-Time and Part-Time Staff
Wise congregations seeking to transform have a balance of stability in their staffing patterns and flexibility in their staffing patterns.[...]
Insight 227: FaithSoaring Churches Understand Long-Term Personnel Costs
It makes a tremendous difference in the ability of congregations to transform if they have not painted themselves into a[...]
Insight 226: FaithSoaring Churches Understand Long-Term Personnel Implications
It makes a tremendous difference in the ability of congregations to transform if they have not painted themselves into a[...]
Insight 225: FaithSoaring Churches Understand Long-Term Facilities Implications
It makes a tremendous difference in the ability of congregations to transform if they have not painted themselves into a[...]

George Bullard's Journey

Prayers For Pastors and Congregations–Second Sunday, August 2018
A Prayer for Pastors: O Lord, may my message today be as simple as “be kind to everyone.” During a hot[...]
Prayers For Pastors and Congregations–First Sunday, August 2018
A Prayer for Pastors: O Lord, as people come to worship this weekend may they be looking for more than[...]

Congregational Champions

Congregational Champions Retreat on Church Revitalization April 18th-20th or May 21st-23rd
Learn In Three Days A Process to Transform Your Congregation It does not matter what “RE” word works for you—revitalize,[...]
Dying to Restart: Churches Choosing a Strategic Death for a Multiplying Life
Dying-to-Restart Download this FREE ebook. We are pleased to share this new ebook with you from Exponential authored by Greg Wiens[...]
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[...]