RRED 403/503 INTRODUCTION TO CHURCH PLANTING (Three Hours) This course is a study of the principles of planting new churches. It is focused on planting churches in North America. The course will survey biblical materials pertaining to church planting, but the emphasis will be practical. Students will learn about various approaches to church planting and the resources available from associations, state conventions, and the North American Mission Board. Southern Baptists are committed to evangelism and missions. Planting new churches is an essential part of that continuing emphasis. This course will equip students to plant new churches in their ministry contexts. Students taking this course for graduate credit must complete all graduate course requirements.