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RURAL MATTERS. YOUR MINISTRY AND LEADERSHIP MATTER.

With over 60 million people in rural America, a movement is emerging to plant, resource, and multiply life-giving, spirit-filled ministries in rural America.

The Rural Matters Institute (RMI) is a community for pastors and Christian leaders serving in non-urban contexts. With the convening power of the Wheaton College Billy Graham Center, RMI was created to provide support, learning, and community for denominations, networks, and churches ministering in non-urban contexts throughout North America.

RESOURCES CREATED JUST FOR YOU.

As more people and resources move to urban settings, the rural heartland has gradually become under-resourced, overlooked, and often forgotten. Rural ministry is vastly different from urban and suburban, which is why a new breed of resources is needed if we hope to see a gospel movement sweep across the rural communities and counties.

How I generate Rural Ministry Barriers by Carl P. Greene

Some of the most daunting barriers to effective rural ministry are facilitated by rural ministry…

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Defining Success in Ministry Part 3 by Glenn Daman

One of the critical questions we face in ministry is, “How do we define success?” …

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Defining Success in Pastoral Ministry (Part 1 of 3)

Defining Success in Pastoral Ministry Three-Part Series Part One: “When Our Definition of Success Becomes…

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WANT TO LEARN MORE?

if you are a pastor or church leader in rural America, contact us today for more information on the Rural Matters Institute.

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