Church Planting Focus – Miles City

William JohnsonAll Enews, Planting Team

Miles City is one of the MTSBC focus cities in eastern Montana for church planting. Pastor Jeff Cahill of Valley Community Church in Miles City has been praying for a new church plant in this area for some time. He knows there are people that could be reached by a new church – a different church. Valley Community Church is … Read More

Church Planting Priority: Great Falls

William JohnsonAll Enews, Planting Team

As we continue our articles highlighting priorities of locations for new church plants, this month we focus on the city of Great Falls. Let’s begin with a few quick facts about the Montana city. Great Falls is: A first-class Montana city that was founded in 1884 and incorporated in 1888 The county seat of Cascade County The third largest city … Read More

Where Do We Need Church Plants?

William JohnsonAll Enews, Planting Team

Butte, Montana

“Where do we need church plants?” is one of the most frequent questions asked of our MTSBC Church Planting Team. The next few articles will highlight some of these priorities for church planting in our state. This month, we will focus on Butte – Butte, America, that is. Butte is Montana’s fifth largest city. There are some 34,000 residents in … Read More

MTSBC Recruits at the 2018 SBC Annual Meeting

William JohnsonAll Enews, Planting Team

MTSBC Booth at the SBC Annual Meeting

For the third year in a row, MTSBC has hosted an information booth at the Annual Meeting of the Southern Baptist Convention. This year’s meeting was held at the Kay Bailey Hutchinson Convention Center in Dallas, TX. The theme for the meeting was “Testify! Go. Stand. Speak.” Nearly 10,000 messengers attended the convention this year. Many Montana planters and pastors, … Read More

Gateway Church Launches!

William JohnsonAll Enews, Planting 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

Gateway Church (Columbia Falls)

mtsbcPlanting Team, Recent Church Starts

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

Capstone Church (Helena)

mtsbcPlanting Team, Recent Church Starts

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

Big Sky Church (Missoula)

mtsbcPlanting Team, Recent Church Starts

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

Bedrock Church (Bozeman)

mtsbcPlanting Team, Recent Church Starts

Tyson Family

About Bedrock Church exists to expand and advance the kingdom of God one disciple at a time. We accomplish this vision through our mission, in which we regularly pursue encountering God, experiencing life together, and engaging our community, one person at a time. We specifically put our mission in to practice through vibrant, exciting worship, Biblical application through preaching, by … Read More

Elevation Church (Billings)

mtsbcPlanting Team, Recent Church Starts

About We are a different and refreshing church helping people far from God come alive in Christ. Dave and Amy Carroll, along with their four boys, moved to Billings from South Florida in June of 2012 to begin launching Elevation Church. The church launched on March 31, 2013, and had an average attendance of 115 in the first month. Since … Read More