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CPM: Church Planting Movement

“a rapid and multiplicative increase of indigenous churches planting churches within a given people group or population segment.”

cpm10 Universal Elements of a Church Planting Movement

10 Common Factors of a Church Planting Movement

Status of CPMs happening in Central Asia

International Mission Board missionaries and strategists have identified more than 20 church-planting movements among people groups in Southeast Asia, India, China, North Africa, Latin America and Europe. Potential or “almost” church-planting movements rapidly approach full bloom among many other peoples.

Currently, no CPMs (as defined above) are occurring in Central Asia; however, signs are promising among the Kazakhs and Kyrgyz.