Reach McKinney. # NoPlaceLeft. Reach McKinney. Challenges - Opportunities McKinney presently has a growing population of 150,000+ and remains one of the fastest growing cities in the U.S.
Challenges - Opportunities
McKinney presently has a growing population of 150,000+ and remains one of the fastest growing cities in the U.S.
There may be 50 churches with an average Sunday attendance of 200 or 10,000 people attending a local church on Sundays
Doubling that number, still leaves 80% of McKinney residents “unchurched” or 130,000 people
1,300 new churches are needed to “reach” McKinney – 1/1000
Despite high average income of McKinney residents,
1 in 10 are living in poverty
Mission – Vision – Values
Mission – to go withthe Gospel to every resident living in McKinney so that they have an opportunity to hear
Values – to make disciples toward adisciple-making movement changing 1000s of lives by the power of the Gospel
Vision – to transform a city by bringing the Gospel into every community of of McKinney
97% of apartments dwellers are “unchurched, but represent a prepared “field” for the Gospel seed sowing.
Jesus systematically visited all the towns and villages of Galilee, looking for a house of peace.
1. Local churches adopt a local apartment complex for prayer, Prayer-walks are scheduled.
2. Training is conducted regularly. Followed by “House of Peace” searches at apartment complexes
3. Make reproducible disciples leading to new church plants