Category Archives: Church-Planting

Making New Friends / Haciendo Nuevos Amigos

Making New Friends      by Byron Pellecer, WDC Associate Conference Minister, Texas-Based Several years ago, while walking and praying around the neighborhood in Wichita, KS, I stopped at a local café. I was submerged in my reading, “The Art of … Continue reading

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Be Alert to God’s Activity / Estén Alertas al Mover de Dios

Be Alert to God’s Activity      by Byron Pellecer, WDC Associate Conference Minister (Texas-Based) “The one thing that I am sure is that I want to experience a radical change in my life and to understand God’s love. I need … Continue reading

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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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