They were created to serve a cause that is greater than themselves (Matthew 28:18-20)
God desires to use their personality, gifts, abilities, passions, and life experiences (Psalms 139:13-15)
Their stories (life experiences) are not an accident (Romans 8:28)
God has uniquely designed them for a purpose (Ephesians 2:10)
OR, If you decide to choose certain elements of our process to implement we are here to help you. We have designed resources that are second to none in each phase of the journey, so we are equipped to serve you regardless of the direction your take.
We would ask you to take a few minutes learn about our process in its entirety before making your decision. We congratulate you on pursuing a process that will open the eyes your people to the reality that:
Journeys/processes involve choices. Whether you decide to implement all three phases of the PLACE process...
They have the incredible opportunity to partner with God to impact the world for His glory (II Corinthians 5:20)
We call these three step "the journey"; a journey, that until now, hasn't been traveled down very often because churches haven't been led to do so.
A Pastor Once Said,
"Churches are the way they are because they've been led to be that way or they've never been led to be anything else." Simply put, implementing an intentional process for mobilizing members into meaningful ministry is foreign to many church leaders. What is understood, where the leadership has led, and what most have done over the years is personal discovery, identifying and teaching the importance of "every member a minister." This is a great start but there is more leading to that needs to be done. That is our goal in this section.
PLACE Ministries is devoted to lead and guide churches to implement a strategic and organic process. This process will move your members into meaningful ministry, inside and outside the walls of your church. The PLACE process consists of three steps:
Thank you for your interest in learning more about the PLACE process for churches. Let's begin by asking the question we asked on our home page that says,