Steps to Planting a Church

Church Planting Forms

The following forms are from the Church Planting Manual and are saved as PDF files. The forms are set up so that you can fill in the blanks on the computer and then print out and mail or e-mail to the Church Planting office, 6295 Lehman Drive, Suite 202, Colorado Springs, CO  80918 or


To get a copy of the entire Church Planting Manual click here.

 Steps to Planting a Church in the Rocky Mountain Ministry Network (pages 5-9)

 Application to Establish a New Church (pages 10-11)

 Background Check Consent Form (page 12)

 Sectional Committee Report (page 13)  This form is to be completed by
  the Sectional Committee

 Bylaws and Agreement for Newly Planted Church (pages 14-15)

 Pastoral Letter of Agreement (page 16)

 Rocky Mountain Ministry Network/District Affiliated Church Information (pages 17-19)

 Sample Application for Employer Identification Number (page 20-21)

 Monthly Church Report (page 22)

 Monthly Financial Report (page 23)

 Children and Youth Ministries Risk Management Policy and Procedures (page 24)

 Sample Agenda for Board Meetings (page 25)

 Governmental or Board Structure of a New Church (pages 26-27)

 New Church Guidelines for Pastoral Support (page 28)

 Housing Expense Analysis (page 29)

 New Church Start-up Budget Worksheet (pages 30-31)

 BGMC Assistance Program (page 32)

 Speed-the-Light Application & Procedures (page 33-34)

 Loan for New Churches (page 35)