Category Archives: Church-Planting

Go and Find Them / Ve y Encuéntralos

     by Byron Pellecer, WDC Associate Conference Minister (Texas-Based) “The church came to my house, now I am attending church too.” These were the words that José shared with Oscar who owns Spin City Laundromat. This was the experience that came … Continue reading

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Redemption Business / Colaborando en la Redención

     by Byron Pellecer, Associate Conference Minister (Texas-Based) I believe church planting has to be done for the right reasons and with the right person or group. This might be obvious and yet, as a Church we should not dismiss … Continue reading

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Dwelling in your community, dwelling in their story / Vivir en tu comunidad, vivir en su historia

Dwelling in your community, dwelling in their story      by Byron Pellecer, Associate Conference Minister (Texas-Based) While having a conversation with a fellow church planter, we agreed on the importance of dwelling in the word of God either individually or … Continue reading

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Building a Social Capital of Relationships

     by Byron Pellecer, WDC Associate Conference Minister (Texas-Based) I am constantly reminded that faith makes impossible things possible and not necessarily easy. Therefore, I expect challenges not only in my life and ministry but specially in church planting. Among … Continue reading

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Missio Dei Sounds

     by Byron Pellecer, WDC Associate Conference Minister (Texas-based)  The Nativity story in the accounts of Luke 2:8-20 not only reminded me of my younger days, but it posed a challenge too. Furthermore, it connected me with my “Come … Continue reading

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Public Witnessing

     by Byron Pellecer, Associate Conference Minister (Texas-Based) As a church planter and pastor, I have found inspiration, challenge, and direction in the book of Acts, especially in Paul’s missionary trips and the Upper Room as the ‘headquarters’ for equipping … Continue reading

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New Management

     by Byron Pellecer, WDC Associate Conference Minister (Texas-Based) While living and planting a church in Wichita, Kansas my wife and I decided to go out to get a glance of the city and to run some errands. After a … Continue reading

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How is God at work in your life, in your church and in your community?

     by Byron Pellecer, WDC Associate Conference Minister (Texas-Based) Lately, I have been reading and reflecting on Nehemiah’s life and ministry. Nehemiah began his mission with self-reflection, repentance, and confession of sins (Nehemiah 1:4-11). The wellbeing of the city was … Continue reading

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It is an organism, not just an organization

     by Byron Pellecer, WDC Associate Conference Minister (Texas Based) Contrary to popular belief, through the work and presence of the Holy Spirit, God can plant, replant, revive, refresh, renew and recommission the church. Christ’s Spirit is real, not just … Continue reading

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Wait for the Wind

     by Byron Pellecer, WDC Associate Conference Minister (Texas-Based) Wait for the wind to blow, then allow this wind to take you. While living in Florida I often went to Biscayne Bay for a walk, meditation or to enjoy the … Continue reading

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