As you begin the great journey of church planting exploration, you may be wondering, “How do I know if ‘Church Planting’ is where God wants me?” If so, you are not alone. The most effective church planters all began with a head full of questions about their place in this ministry.


To help you navigate these uncertain waters, the Portland Church Planting Group has provided a number of resources to help discern this calling. 

“Discovery Tools” workbook. 

You can download this book online by clicking the image on the left. This workbook asks a number of questions about your calling, spiritual giftedness, and passion for ministry. Answering these questions will give you and the group a better understanding of how you fit into the Church Planting ministry.

Quick Assessment Tool:

Initial Screening Assessment (ISA)

This is a quick-test provided by for $19.95 .

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