Definition of church planting in English:

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church planting

noun

[mass noun]
The practice of establishing a core of Christian worshippers in a parish, with the intention that they should develop into a thriving congregation: plans for evangelism and church planting are being drawn up
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  • But where creation-based methods have been employed, both evangelism and church planting ministries are proving successful in situations where other methods have failed.
  • In response, an early form of church planting was attempted.
  • Furthermore, their aggressive church planting protected them from becoming stagnant.

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