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Healthy Churches Team

Equipping churches to reflect God’s glory, participate in God’s mission, and partake in the reproduction of God’s people The Healthy Churches Team is one of three teams at the BRN available to assist you. We are committed to partnering with BRN churches to help you become healthy representations of God’s grace. We recognize that healthy churches need healthy leadership, so we are committed to strengthening the leaders of our churches by partnering in their personal discipleship and growth. For example, we provide an online learning community called E-Quip.net. We believe that God has a plan for each person He has...

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Lending Library

The BRN provides a variety of library books available for loan to our network. Welcome to The BRN Lending Library! Here, you’ll find an excellent resource tool for pastors, Sunday School teachers, Women’s Ministry groups and members of Southern Baptist churches in Pennsylvania and South Jersey. Click below to see what kit, book or workbook you would like to check out. When you are ready to place an order, email *protected email*. with the following information: Contact’s name Contact’s church Contact’s telephone number Address (must be a physical address, NOT a P.O. box) Please specify if this is a residence or a...

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Mission Housing

Accommodating individuals or groups for meetings or stays BRN currently has housing and/or meeting space available in Harrisburg and Pittsburgh for mission teams and volunteers serving in Pennsylvania or simply traveling through.  There is also the Girard House which is available for stateside missionaries. For specific information please click on desired location: Volunteer House in Harrisburg This house is available for mission teams and volunteers serving in, or simply traveling through, the Harrisburg area.   Warren House in Pittsburgh This house is available for church planters, mission teams and volunteers serving, or traveling through, the Pittsburgh area.   Girard...

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Missional Living Team

Leading individuals and groups in being missionary where we live and work, worship and play Missional living is more than organizing a missions program in the local church, taking on a missions project, going on a mission trip or even making missions a lifestyle. Missional living is adopting the posture, thinking, behaviors and practices of Jesus, the missionary Son of God, in order to incarnate (or personify, bring to life) the Gospel message for people right where they are. Authentic missional living is true, 24/7 Christ-following. The Missional Living Team is one of three teams at the BRN available to assist...

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Multiplying Church Centers

Connecting potential church planters with mentors Multiplying Church Centers were created for the purpose of connecting potential church planters with mentors for development and training. We believe that in order for new church starts to be effective they need to be established by a planter who is truly called by God to this type of work. We also believe that each planter needs to be developed and trained, encouraged to reach his full potential. Our church planting process begins with a personal assessment for potential planters. For those who are confirmed, and in order to help you develop into a highly effective planter,...

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