Professions of Faith
7,250,214
Countries Represented
76
Churches Planted
24,099

Statistics are cumulative since inception.

Church Planting

3 Challenges Church Planters Face

July 5, 2018

Planting a church may sound like a pretty straightforward process, but in reality, it can be extremely challenging. That’s true here in the United States and also in countries around the world, both friendly and unfriendly to Christianity. Regardless of where a church is being planted, the person heading it up will probably be faced […]

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Why Working with Indigenous Pastors Is So Effective

June 14, 2018

Most churchgoers in the western world are familiar with the idea of foreign missions: people sign up to relocate to another culture, they’re trained in how to assimilate and minister in that culture, and then they move into that culture. While this is a noble and, in many ways, valuable pathway to fulfilling the Great […]

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3 Reasons Church Planting Matters

June 15, 2017

When you take a look at the numbers, you may wonder: do we really need to continue planting new churches? Aren’t there enough churches out there, and wouldn’t it be more prudent to invest in them and really watch them grow? Here at Doulos Partners, we believe that church planting is still essential, even with […]

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What Does the Word “Doulos” Mean?

June 8, 2017

Unless you’re a seminary student or a Greek-language speaker, you probably don’t instantly know the meaning of the word “doulos.” Many people we encounter have never heard the word before, and they’re curious why we chose it for the name of our organization. We love to tell the story behind our name, and today, we’re […]

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Why Do We Work with Native Believers to Plant Churches?

March 23, 2017

Because of the way Doulos Partners operates, we’re often on the receiving end of a lot of questions about why we do things the way we do them – or, more accurately, how we do things. We’re not missionaries, and we’re not church planters ourselves; we work with existing organizations to fund pastors in their […]

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What Is Doulos Partners’ Role in Global Missions?

February 23, 2017

We’re not missionaries, but if you’ve spent any time around us, or you’ve read our blog, you know the spread of the Gospel is the most important thing in our lives. So what is our role when it comes to global missions? We’d like to take a moment to answer this question, because it’s important […]

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