Paul’s Heart to Yours

DCPI’s From Paul’s Heart to Yours – POWER!

Would you like to experience God’s Power in your life and ministry? Then, follow the Power Principle:  Prayer is the indispensable source of God’s power and wisdom in each phase of church planting.  This is the second of the 12 Biblical Principles of Church Planting.  Pray for God to pour his power

DCPI’s From Paul’s Heart to Yours – SUCCESS!

Would you like to maximize your success in 2019? If your answer is “Yes!”, then follow the Boss Principle. “Christ is the Lord of church planting and He has a vision for your new church.”  This is the first of the 12 Biblical Principles of Church Planting. “And God placed all things under his (Christ's) feet and appointed him to be head over everything for the church, which is his body, the fullness of him who fills everything in every way”

Increase the Vision!

Increase the Vision! On July 11, 2009, during a Prayer and Planning Retreat, I asked the Lord this question: “Lord, do you want DCPI to train leaders to plant MORE than a million churches. If so, what is this expanded vision?” I was on my prayer walk in San Diego. I found

7 Simple Steps

7 Simple Steps Have you ever wondered what God believes a church must be? This is one picture of the church from God’s Word: They devoted themselves to the apostles’ teaching and to fellowship, to the breaking of bread and to prayer. Acts 2: 42 Our short DCPI Definition of Church according

Enjoy Life!

Enjoy Life! Enjoy Life! Solomon, the wise King, writes to us: “So I commend the enjoyment of life, because there is nothing better for a person under the sun than to eat and drink and be glad. Then joy will accompany them in their toil all the days of the life God


Pilgrimage What is a pilgrimage and why should you take one? defines a ‘pilgrimage’ as a journey, especially a long one, made to some sacred place as an act of religious devotion. Cathy and I just completed a pilgrimage to a small village in Germany named Herrnhut. It was a long