Discover God at Work

Encouragement and Stories of DCPI Church Planting around the World

The Benefits of Being a Mentor

The Benefits of Being a Mentor In each of our DCPI trainings, we challenge church planters with The Barnabas Principle which says that “Every church planter needs a mentor. A mentor is someone who has been where you want to go and is willing to help you get there.” When my

Bringing the Hope of the Gospel to Refugees

Bringing the Hope of the Gospel to Refugees The Lord watches over the foreigner and sustains the fatherless and the widow, but he frustrates the ways of the wicked. Psalm 146:9 Survivors of civil wars and genocides from Rwanda, Congo, Burundi, and South Sudan  currently live in refugee camps in northwestern Uganda. There are

A Mentoring Culture in Africa

A Mentoring Culture in Africa 2022 is a new year that is filled with great hope as well as uncertainty. As this new year begins, We are reminded that we all need a mentor.  One of our 12 Biblical Principles of Church Planting at DCPI, the Barnabas Principle, states, “Every church

Powerful Prayer

Powerful Prayer As a church planter, you may feel like you need many things. You probably want a great meeting place, people to help you set up chairs in that great meeting place, lots of people to sit in all the chairs that you set up, and of course you want

Pray & Walk this January!

Walk & Pray with Us This January!   Come together with us and walk 5K (3.1 miles) as we pray for 5 Million Churches JOIN US AS WE WALK AND PRAY All over the world, DCPI staff, trainers, church planters, and advocates will be walking a 5K (3.1 miles) during the month of January to pray and

Out of Great Damage [Video Story] On April 9th this year, the La Soufrière volcano started erupting on the main island of Saint Vincent in the Eastern Caribbean. The eruption dropped up to 6” inches of ash on rooftops, causing them to collapse. It burned banana groves that provided food for the local population, and it contaminated

“Light Up” Your City

"Light Up" Your City How is your church making a difference in your community? Are people being drawn to Jesus because of the presence of your church in their lives? At DCPI, the Magnet Principle challenges us with the truth that when God plants a church, there should be widespread community

Church in Haiti Steps In! [Video Story] Greetings in the name of our Beloved Lord Jesus God is doing powerful things in Haiti! A couple of weeks ago, I emailed you a story about a church called Berea Missionary Baptist Church. They installed a cistern - kind of like a well - at their school, to attract the

A Bridgeway to Christ

A Bridgeway to Christ Where has God called you church plant? As a church planter, you need to do more than just share scripture, you need to clearly understand the culture in which you are planting and be able to communicate the truth of scripture in a way that people can

The True Living Water

A Magnetic Cistern - In Haiti DCPI Church Planters put the "Magnet Principle" into effect by using an underground water source as a means to bring their community together and share about Jesus, the Living Water! The day Pastor Hazer met a little beggar boy named Kervins, God called him to leave