A Simple Strategy

Jeannie HayesAll Enews, Starting Team

Brunsons

Darryl Brunson has a simple philosophy when it comes to ministry. Pray hard and work hard. “Some people have said, ‘Pray like it depends on God, work like it depends on you.’ That’s what we’ve done,” says Darryl. Darryl and his wife, Veronica, along with two of their three children, moved from Alabama in the spring of 2016, to intern … Read More

Gateway Church Launches!

William JohnsonAll Enews, Starting Team

Gateway Church

While attending the Tennessee Baptist Convention, Bruce Crockett picked up a promotional card for church planting in Montana. He sent a picture of it to his good friend, Kyle Rosas, asking if he wanted to start a church in Montana. Well, a joke between friends almost 3 years ago led to the launch service of Gateway Church in Columbia Falls … Read More

Resources to Help Engage with Church Planting

William JohnsonAll Enews, Starting Team

Do you have a desire to get involved with a church plant, but now sure where to go to get more information? Are you looking for tools that will help disciple leaders in your church and prepare them for ministry possibly, even to start a church in a new community? Here are some resources that will be of great value … Read More

Vision Tour 2017

William JohnsonAll Enews, Starting Team

MTSBC Vision Tours

What kind of trip covers 585 miles in two days, includes meals with several people you’ve never met before, makes stops in small rural towns as well as four of Montana’s largest cities, and includes a stop along the interstate to take pictures of five big horn sheep? This briefly describes one of the two Vision Tours that took place … Read More

MTSBC Recruits at the 2017 SBC Annual Meeting

mtsbcAll Enews, Starting Team

SBC Annual Meeting

For the second year in a row, MTSBC has hosted an information booth at the Annual Meeting of the Southern Baptist Convention. This years’ meeting was held at the Convention Center in Phoenix, Arizona. The theme for the meeting was “Pray for Such a Time as This.” Over 5,000 messengers attended the convention. Those who helped “man” the booth included … Read More

Candy Jam Craze

mtsbcAll Enews, Starting Team

Candy Jam

Candy Jam at Capstone Church (Helena) Caleb Groteluschen, Lead Pastor at Capstone Church I am totally unprepared for this. The thought must have been tattooed on my forehead around 5 p.m. on October 31, just 30 short minutes before Candy Jam was scheduled to begin. There were already about 100 guests gathered in the foyer of our venue – the … Read More

Elevate Training Schedule

mtsbcAll Enews, Starting Team, Strategies Team

Bozeman, Montana

DECEMBER December 3 | Glasgow – Calvary Baptist Church, 100 Highland Avenue December 8 | Bozeman – Crossroads Church, 111 Arrowhead Trail December 9 | Missoula – Outdoorsmen Church, 12208 Pulpmill Road December 9 | Great Falls – Crossroads Memorial Church, 1700 Marketplace Drive December 10 | Miles City – Valley Community Church, 1004 N. Sewell Ave FEBRUARY February 4 … Read More

Support Gateway Church (Columbia Falls)

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The Crockett Family

About Bruce and Jessica are natives of Mississippi. They both came to know Jesus in a personal way in high school, and it was during his junior year in high school that he felt God’s call to ministry. Bruce has served in ministry for the past twelve years in various roles of student ministry and as a pastor in churches … Read More

Support Capstone Church (Helena)

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The Groteluschens and Hardimans

About The vision of Capstone Church is to establish a new church in the heart of the capital city. Focused on a high impact ministry driven by community outreach events and a vibrant Sunday morning gathering, Capstone Church values refreshing worship, engaging children’s ministry, and Gospel life change. The Groteluschens and the Hardimans met at Wake Cross Roads Baptist Church … Read More

Support Big Sky Church (Missoula)

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The Hunt Family

About In October 2013, we moved to Missoula MT to train to become church planters. Since then, God has laid on our hearts to plant a church in Missoula. At that time we knew little about what this meant but over the past couple years the Holy Spirit has guided us and given us a specific vision and mission. The … Read More