Fundraising, Sending Churches, and Discerning the Call—A New Podcast Episode

Explore NAB Podcast: Episode 2

Join us for the continuing conversation with Chris Finchum, John Cassidy, and Jamie Hamblet as they share with Stu Streeter, NAB VP of Church Planting, their experiences with church planting in 2019. In this episode, they talk about the importance of fundraising, the advantages of having a sending church, and how both those ideas are connected.

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Women’s Connection Update

The most recent update from the Women’s Connection includes

  • a reminder from author Becky Harling of the practice of remembering during difficult seasons
  • the NorCal Region Women’s Connection luncheon at Casa de Luz Sacramento
  • reflections on the British Columbia annual women’s retreat
  • testimony from Danica Kirlik on the NAB’s Youth Workers’ Summit

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Church Planter of the Week

Charles Stevens, New Life Ministries Church, Sacramento, California. Charles and his wife, Haneeseah, planted New Life Ministries with the desire to demonstrate and proclaim the newness we now have in Christ. New Life seeks to be a ministry that outwardly demonstrates the spirit that is inwardly directing us. In addition to serving as the senior pastor, Charles works a full-time job during the week. The church currently meets in a community center, and there is a Bible study that meets twice a month. Pray for their continued impact within the community. To find out more about the ministry of his church, visit

Missionary/Church Planter of the Week