- L.A. Baptist High School1983
- Biola University1983 - 1986
- The Master's Seminary1986 - 1990
- Bakke Graduate University2007
- Missionary Church Western RegionChurch Multiplication Director, 1998 - presentExpanding the vision for church multiplication throughout the MCWR. Implemented systems for recruiting and assessing church planters, funding, coaching and launching new churches, and targeting new areas to start churches.
- Missional ChallengeMissionary.Strategist.Trainer.Coach, 2006 - presentTrain, coach, motivate, and mobilize believers to align with Jesus' mission. Focused on Advancing Disciplemaking Movements Globally by training and coaching pastors, church planters and missional leaders to embrace missional practices and to start new churches by actually making disciples.
- Lake Hills Community Church, Castaic, CAFounding Pastor, 1990 - 2006Pioneered a new church in a growing suburb of Los Angeles County. Recruited launch team, developed ministry systems, started small groups, established leadership board. Responsibilities also included mentoring and leading pastors and staff, vision casting, shepherding, leadership development, primary preaching and teaching at weekend services.
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Interview: Church Planting Movements in Madagascar
Dave DeVries interviews Dinah R who describes what God's been doing in Madagascar and their vision for 6,000 churches to be planted in the r
Shaun King: 3 Hard-Earned Lessons and Why I Resigned
I sold my soul for church attendance in our first week and could never quite get it back.
County spelling bee entries battle for spot at state
FARMINGTON — After nearly 20 rounds of spelling competition between two students, Autumn Austin rose to the top as champion of the San Juan
Missional Challenge: Top 20 Books on Church Planting
Top 20 Books on Church Planting. Leaders are Readers! What books would help church planters and church planting teams? Over the years I'
Schubert: Quartet for Flute, Guitar, Violin and Viola -- 1. Moderato
Douglas DeVries. November 2011.