These benefits are courtesy of the generous giving of NC Baptists through the Annie Armstrong Easter Offering and Cooperative Program, and are anchored by an innovative partnership with GuideStone, as well as ministry-minded organizations Tithe.ly and Innovative Faith Resources. Click through the + symbols below and learn more about the church planter benefits.


5-Year Planter Support System

DEVELOPMENT + BROTHERHOOD

  • Rigorous assessment in consultation with Sending Church
  • Two-day, in-person orientation upon endorsement
  • Contextualized, ongoing training
  • Two years of personal coaching
  • Access to free, confidential counseling
  • Free access to periodic national and local events
  • Ongoing care for the planting couple and their family

Generous Financial Support

ONGOING FUNDS AND STARTUP GRANTS
Fueled by the Annie Armstrong Offering

  • Minimum $56,000 in funding and grants available for vocational planters

CHURCH PLANT LOANS

  • First lien property purchase loan
  • Purchase loan consultation

First Year Benefits Free

GUIDESTONE FINANCIAL RESOURCES
Medical Insurance*

  • Planter and family covered
  • Prescription drugs included

Retirement

  • New account opened
  • Initial $1,000 contribution from
  • Send Network

Survivor Protection and Disability*† 

  • Up to $100k survivor protection benefit
  • Up to $500 per month disability coverage

Innovative Faith Resources

Accounting and payroll services *†

  • Payroll and bookkeeping

Tithe.ly

Website and Giving Platform*

  • Custom website development
  • Giving (online, mobile and text)
  • People and member management

Please Note: This document is intended as a convenient summary of the major points of church planter benefits offering. This document does not cover all provisions, limitations and exclusion. The official plan documents and details will need to be obtained directly from the various providers.

* Covered by Send Network at no cost to the planter for one year; available at any planter assessed and endorsed in 2022 or later
 SBC ID& W-2 from church required