From Chuck Lawless on ChurchLeaders.com:

I’m a late fan of church planting—not because I didn’t believe in it years ago, but more because I wasn’t exposed much to planting in my early years of ministry. Now years later, I’m a member of a church plant and a strong proponent of church planting. In fact, I think every church ought to be involved in church planting in some way. Here’s why:

Read all seven reasons.