Church Starting Project

For Church Planters by Church Planters

Encouraging, equipping, and engaging current and new TXB/GC2 Church Planters and their wives.

September 24 - 26, 2023

Menger Hotel
204 Alamo Plaza, San Antonio, TX
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$50 through August 1, 2023 • $99 after August 1st

Limited space, 120 couples.
Registration closes September 1st or when max capacity is met.

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Austin Ryan

Founder & Director,
Worship Catalyst

David & Miranda Wall

Worship Leaders,
Woodlawn Baptist Church, Austin, Texas

Jonathan Dodson

Lead Pastor,
City Life Church, Austin, Texas

Ivan Montenegro

Chris Gaynor

Pastor for Prayer & Worship,
The Summit Church, North Carolina

Robert White

Lead Pastor,
Freedom Church, Bedford, Texas


Sunday, September 24th

4:30 - 6:00pm

6:30 - 8:00pm
Dinner & Welcome

Monday, September 25th

David & Miranda Wall

Session 1: Encourage
Chris Gaynor

Lunch Provided

Session 2: Equip
Jonathan Dodson & Ivan Montenegro

Sessions End - Free Evening

Tuesday, September 26th

Session 3: Engage
Robert White

11:00am - 12:00pm
David & Miranda Wall


  • Who is this event for? This event is for church planters and their wives.
  • Will parking be available? Valet parking is available at the hotel and the cost will be covered by Texas Baptists.
  • What is the recommendation on car rental for those flying? Instead of renting a car, we recommend taking an uber/lyft or anything similar to the hotel. There will be no need to have a vehicle as the hotel has easy access to the riverwalk for restaurants and entertainment.
  • Will there be childcare? Unfortunately, we will not be able to accommodate children at this event – we thank you for your understanding.
  • What meals will be provided? Dinner for Sunday will be provided as well as lunch for Monday. All other meals are at your own expense.
  • Are hotel accommodations included in the cost? Hotel accommodation included in the cost is for Sunday and Monday night.


Tom Howe
Associate Director, Center for Missional Engagement

(214) 828-5278