The first step in determining whether God has called you to start a new faith community involves discernment. That process includes self-reflection, as well as input from others who know about planting and also know you. If you think God may be calling you to a ministry of church planting, take the following assessments and send the results to Mike Crawford

Discipleship Ministries of The United Methodist Church has a variety of tools to help you better understand yourself and to help you discern your call to plant.

Initial Church Planting Assessment tools