January 2017

  • Relocate to Guadalajara, Mexico
  • Engage in the Community

February–March 2017

  • Build a team of at least 35 adults (already have several potential leaders)
  • Create a Church Plant Website and develop social media presence

April–June 2017

  • Meet bi-monthly with Launch Team to share vision, mission, evaluate, and study together
  • Finalize the church location
  • Start with small groups/cells
  • Organize a least two evangelistic events

July–September 2017

  • Weekly launch team meetings to encourage fellowship, develop solidarity among the Body
  • Educate launch team on action plan and logistics
  • Introduce “Growth Track” curriculum for members to learn the DNA of Vida Church
  • Meeting location ready for church services
  • All launch team members will participate in 21 Days of Prayer and Fasting
  • Prayer walks through the city
  • Two run-through services prior to our launch

Launch Day September 10, 2017

  • Our plan is to start right away with three services with an attendance goal of 200 people
    • 2 services in Spanish (gives leaders an opportunity to worship an hour and serve an hour)
    • 1 service in English (vision for this service is to reach not only the Americans expats living in Guadalajara but also all the international business leaders)

After Launch – The Real Work Begins

  • Multiplying disciples and churches
  • Goals for our first year:
    • 250 people in attendance
    • 50 baptisms