Stories of impact

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

Church strengthening

  • Church planting & multiplication
  • Church strengthening

Past, Present & Your Churches Future Church Planting

Prior to his retirement from Temple Baptist Church (now Communitas Church) in Brainerd, MN, Bob Evan was researching historical documents for the church’s 130th anniversary. He came upon a number of “newsletters” and meeting minutes from the origins of the church. The newsletters were written by and to, other Swedish immigrants in the Brainerd area. And, they were written in Swedish.

Feb 12 2021


  • Church strengthening

God at work: Growing His Church in Rural America

2020 had challenges, discouragement, and change. But God works faithfully amidst the troubles and trials to bring us growth and to bring Himself glory.

Feb 12 2021


  • Church & pastoral health
  • Church strengthening
  • Leadership

CNC Church plant partners with local business to keep it running while owner in hospital with COVID

Like many church plants, when Pursuit Community Church launched in the fall of 2018 in Mounds View, MN, they had no office space. At the time, there were only two staff members. “We used to work out of coffee shops, restaurants, libraries, anywhere that had free Wi-Fi and cozy space. That all changed the day I walked into the Winkin Rooster.” said Lead Pastor Mark Allen.

Nov 17 2020


  • Church & pastoral health
  • Church strengthening

Looking ahead

We're so grateful we were able to have fall retreats and camp this summer despite the restrictions, and we're even more thankful everyone had fun and stayed safe. This past summer we proved we can offer a fun camp experience while following all safety protocols and keeping everyone healthy.

Nov 16 2020


  • Church strengthening
  • Evangelism

Churches helping feed hungry communities

Truckfulls of food provided by USDA allow CNC churches to serve their communities.

Oct 21 2020

Latest

  • Church planting & multiplication

Church Planting Weekend

Mar 15 2021


  • Church planting & multiplication

Engaging Every Church in Church Planting

Mar 15 2021


  • Church planting & multiplication

Converge Church Planting Weekend is Coming!

Feb 12 2021