Overview for Church Planters

We are committed to sharing God’s Word by planting new churches of all types and sizes. The heart of our ministry is to connect people to a church where God is present, because when God shows up, good things happen. If you feel called to plant a church, our process may be just the right fit for you.

Here is a brief overview of our resources, eligibility requirements and expectations when considering becoming a church planter:


Eligibility Requirements

  • Theological agreement
  • Sponsorship by a Texas Baptist church
  • Clear calling to church planting
  • Church planting vision and understanding
  • Passion for outreach
  • Core group
  • Assessment


  • Be a cooperating Texas Baptist partner
  • Secure primary Texas Baptists sponsor church and other
  • Complete monthly reporting
  • Fulfill covenantal giving