Stories of impact

Inspirational stories and news of God's work throughout the Converge movement

Church planting & multiplication

  • Church planting & multiplication

Pastor turned church planter brings hope to the Hillside

Mark Pavola resigned from his position at Bayside Baptist Church in Superior, Wisconsin, to start a new church across the river.

Mar 5 2020


  • Church planting & multiplication

A God-sized goal: 5 million new churches

GACX members, including Converge, are helping launch disciple-making and church planting movements where there are few or no new churches.

Nov 1 2019


  • Church planting & multiplication
  • Church strengthening

Pastors call Unleash conference ‘encouraging, motivating, insightful’

Converge ministry leaders reflect on the 2019 event in Orlando, Florida, and look forward to the 2020 conference in Long Beach, California.

Oct 2 2019


  • Church planting & multiplication

Central Florida church plant reaching Spanish speakers with the gospel

Six months after its grand opening, Harvest Community Church launched Harvest en Español.

Aug 27 2019


  • Church planting & multiplication

From atheist to church planter

Charlie Salamone was a passionate and outspoken critic of Christianity. Now, he wants to plant 100 churches in 10 years.

Jul 12 2019