Central Baptist Church of Southington Connecticut


Article Archives

October 2015

The Perfect Pastor

September 2015

Seminars, Retreats, Fellowships, and Conferences

August 2015

A King or a Shepherd?

Losing Your Meeting Place

July 2015

Developing Loyalty

Fire the Song Leader

June 2015

Why People Leave a Church

May 2015

Five to Nine

The Church Planter's Children

April 2015

First Person Plural Pronouns

A Friendly Church

March 2015

The Business Meeting

Be an Example

February 2015

Premodernism - Modernism - Postmodernism

January 2015

The Church Calendar

Receiving Gracefully

December 2014

When You Don't Know What to Do

Pastoral Visits

November 2014


October 2014

The Greatest Place on Earth

Getting Your Family Settled

September 2014

A Tentmaker

Too Much Month Not Enough Money

Church Planters You Should Know - Part 3: Grant G. Rice

August 2014

Church Planters You Should Know - Part 3: Elder John Waller

July 2014

Church Planters You Should Know - Part 2: Isaac Case

Church Planters You Should Know - Part 1: Shubal Stearns

June 2014

Pure Religion

Us Four And No More

May 2014

Don't Do This

April 2014

Every Place Is Not the Same

There Are No Little Churches

Filled with the Spirit

March 2014

You Can’t Please Everyone

February 2014



January 2014

Waiting For Deacons

Is It Okay To Quit?

Update Your Info

December 2013

Church Planting Helps Foreign Missions

November 2013

Top Ten Cities To Start Churches

Warning! Warning! Warning!

October 2013

The First Anniversary

September 2013

Out of Weakness Made Strong

No Cookies and Milk, Just Prayer

August 2013

Information and Explanation

Starting, Restarting, and Starting Again

Delegating Responsibility

July 2013


June 2013

Alien Baptism

May 2013

Marriage—Divorce and Remarriage

A Better Idea

Use Gospel Tracts

The Church Constitution


Brush Your Teeth

Meet Them At The Door

Give To Get

April 2013

Long Term Planning

March 2013

The Blessings of a Crisis

February 2013

Just Preach On

January 2013

How Many Are You Running

October 2012

You Can't Help Everyone

September 2012

Saturday Night Visitation

August 2012

It's Who You Know

July 2012

Your Database

June 2012

The Leaving Disease

Line Up The Chairs

May 2012

Develop a Final Checklist

April 2012

Adopt A Young Preacher

Support a Church Planter

March 2012

Where's the Beef

Give An Invitation

February 2012

After The First Year

January 2012



Independent Fundamental Baptist

December 2011

Twenty-Four Seven

People Are the Key

November 2011

Speak Clearly

October 2011

Borrowing Ideas

Whatever It Takes

September 2011

Spiritual Warfare

Wanted: A Few Good Men

August 2011

A Biblical Philosophy of Church Planting

July 2011

Should Churches Have a "Church Planting" Ministry

June 2011

The Value of Godly Counsel

May 2011


April 2011


Preaching Helps

March 2011

So, You Want to Start a Church?

February 2011

The Measure of Success

January 2011

How to Become a Liberal

November 2010

Great Awakening

October 2010

Where Should a New Church Be Planted?

September 2010

How to Raise Support

August 2010

A Church Planting Time Line

July 2010

Learning from Mistakes

June 2010

Training Your Leaders

May 2010

The Importance of Critics

April 2010

Dealing With Gossip

March 2010

Why Preachers Quit

February 2010

The Preacher's Wife

January 2010

Church Transfers

December 2009

Money Matters

November 2009

Dealing Wisely With People

October 2009

Realistic Expectations

September 2009

When Is a Young Man Ready to Plant a Church?

August 2009

The Church Service

July 2009

The Preacher's Voice

June 2009

Implementing Standards for Leadership

May 2009

Supporting Missionaries

April 2009

Timelines for Starting a Church

March 2009

Managing Your Church Funds

February 2009

Keep Your Shoes Shined

January 2009

Three to Thrive

December 2008

Answer the Phone

November 2008

An Exciting Church

October 2008

Things I Have Learned

September 2008

Becoming a Friendly Church

August 2008

Don't Believe Everything You Hear

July 2008

Who Will Bring the Potato Salad?

June 2008

Cheap Can Be Costly

May 2008


April 2008

Locating a Meeting Place

March 2008

The Impact of a Single Church

February 2008

A Family Affair

January 2008

Stay, Stay, Stay

December 2007

Old Things We Must Retain

November 2007

Thank God for your Work of Faith

October 2007

Confrontational vs. Life-style Evangelism

September 2007

Pleasantville Baptist Church

August 2007


July 2007

The Ministry of Prayer

June 2007

When You're Done, Sit Down

May 2007

Temporary Framework

April 2007

The Sunday After

March 2007


February 2007

Churches Start Churches

January 2007

Raising Up Church Planters in Your Church

December 2006

The New Testament Church Model

November 2006

Lily Work

October 2006

Legal Matters