This describes the Phases below with some snazzy verbiage!
Identification of a team willing to take ownership in implementing a church planting strategy among this people group.
This team has legitimate access to the people group.
Reports of workers sharing the Gospel with this people group with the intention of planting churches.
Reports of multiple people responding to the Gospel with repentance and faith.
Multiple people showing obedience through baptism.
Indigenous churches meeting together regularly for worship and teaching God’s word.
Indigenous leaders emerging among these churches.
Indigenous churches sending indigenous church planters out to plant churches among this people group.
Observing 2nd generation groups and churches beginning to form.
Indigenous churches and leaders multiplying to the 4th generation.
Authority freely passing down from generation to generation.
Sustained Gospel Presence
10% of the people group population following Christ and worshipping in local churches.
Emergence of several indigenous multiplying church planting networks.