What We Offer Planters

 When you join our church planting team, you will enjoy the best in training and support for your family/core team:

  • A thorough and encouraging Assessment Event to evaluate your readiness for planting, and to design your development plan.
  • NAMB funding (based on Assessment Event results), sponsoring churches and associations to help support your work.
  • Basic Training to sharpen your ministry skills.
  • Church Planting cohorts and SEND Network training.
  • Monthly coaching with trained coaches to help you clarify and arrive at the goals God has for your personal and ministry life.
  • Planter care and brotherhood events.

North

Michigan City

- Population 31,479+
- Located fifty miles east of Chicago and forty miles
west of South Bend.

South

Fort Branch

- Population 2,771+
- Located in Gibson County and is part of the Evansville 
Metropolitan Area.

Fort Wayne

- Population 419,453+
- Located eighteen miles west of the Ohio border and fifty miles south of the Michigan border.

Crawford County

- Population 10,713+
- Located sixty-five miles south of Bloomington.

South Bend

- Population 721,296+
- Located ninety-three miles from Chicago.

Borden 

- Population 808+
- Located sixty-seven miles southwest of Columbus.


East

Richmond

- Population 36,812+
- Located seventy-three miles east of Indianapolis.

West

Lafayette

- Population 67,140+
- Located northwest of Indianapolis and 105 miles southeast of Chicago.

Lawrenceburg

- Population 5,042+
- Located in southeast Indiana and the largest
city in Dearborn County.

Ellettsville

- Population 6,378+
- Located in Monroe County, Ellettsville is part of the
Bloomington Metropolitan Statistical Area.

Batesville

- Population 6,050+
- Located strategically between Indianapolis, Cincinnati and Louisville.

Terre Haute 

- Population 170,943
- Located in Vigo County and near the state's western border near Illinois.


ETHNIC

Asian 

Burmese:
Indy

Burmese:
Fort Wayne

Chinese:
Lafayette

Hispanic

Lake County

Evansville

Bloomington

What’s the Next Step?

Email the SCBI office at choupt@scbi.org for a Vision Tour of the site you are interested in, or to find out how you can start the Assessment process.