Incubator Borough Collectives combines elements of City to City’s proven church planting curriculum with new insights from leaders who understand the nuances of ministry in New York’s boroughs. The result is a 2-3 year program that provides practical tools for starting and growing a congregation that is grounded in the gospel and rooted in its neighborhood.
areas of focus
- Gospel Theology
- Grace Renewal
- The Personal Life of The Leader
- Culture and Contextualization
- Evangelistic Networking
- Building the Core Team
- Kingdom Centered Prayer
- Mercy and Justice
- Managing Yourself
- Ministry Design
- A strong sense of calling to church planting in NYC
- Proven character and integrity
- Ministry experience
- Affiliation with a denomination, church planting network, or sending church
For the first year of the program, Borough Collectives meet two weeknights per month. Participants then complete the program at their own pace over the next 1-2 years by attending a series of Master Classes held on Saturdays.
Capacity and locations
Approximately 15 planters are selected for each cohort. Pastors of existing churches may also be eligible.
New cohorts currently begin each fall in Brooklyn and the Bronx. Additional locations are in development.
If Incubator Borough Collectives sound like the right fit for you, and if you match the qualifications of the program, contact us for more information..