Jim Townsley

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Pastor, Central Baptist Church

Jim Townsley and his wife, Janet, founded Central Baptist Church in 1975. Under his leadership the church began Central Christian Academy in 1984, New England School of the Bible in 1992, and New England Baptist College in 2004. Pastor Townsley is the author of several books and a leader in church planting, holding conferences nationwide.

Articles by Jim Townsley

Stepping out in Faith

Trust God Even When You Can’t See How it Will Work Out

Supporting Church Planters in America

Giving Church Planters a Boost Helps Them Get Momentum Going

Using Gospel Tracts

Tracts Are a Wonderful Tool for Soulwinners

Unexpected Blessings from a Crisis

God Can Turn Tragedy into Triumph

The Leaving Disease

Limiting Attrition Is Essential to Church Growth

How Many Are You Running?

Keep Adding People to Your Contact List

Adopting a Young Preacher

Investing Your Life in Those Coming behind You

How to Prepare a Rented Facility for Church Services

Remembering Small Details Makes a Big Improvement

Where’s the Beef?

Every Pastor Should Endeavor to See Fruit

After the First Year

What to Expect When Your Church Is One Year Old