The Author

Wes Pastor (MTh, University of Wales) is founder and president of The NETS Center for Church Planting and Revitalization in Vermont. NETS trains and sends seminary graduates to plant and replant churches throughout New England and beyond. In 1992, Wes planted Christ Memorial Church, one of the largest Baptist churches in Vermont, where he continues as senior pastor.

Church Planting as Spiritual Warfare

Plundering Satan's kingdom is the mission of the church and of the church planter.

Spare the Rod, Spoil the Church

Humility keeps the process of church discipline within the

The Message Is the Medium: Gospel-Driven Church Planting

Editor’s Note: On October 10 and 11, The Gospel Coalition will join with 9Marks, Sovereign Grace Ministries and The NETS Institute for Church Planting

Sowing in Quebec for a Harvest in New England

And then it was . . . that the Spirit of God began extraordinarily to set in, and wonderfully to work amongst us; and