Orchard Group was born in New York City and has been been planting churches in metropolitan areas for over 70 years. We believe starting new churches is the best way to reach new residents, new people groups, and new generations with the Christian gospel. And we believe reaching people with the gospel is the best way to bring about enduring, positive change in our world.

Organization Type: Network


All locations



Characteristics of Partner Churches

Theological Traditions

All denominations and traditions

Stance on Women in Ministry

Complementarian and Egalitarian

Stance on Sexual Ethics

Traditional and Mediating position

Planting Models

Traditional Launch, Micro Church, Missional / Incarnational, and Other

Worship Styles

Liturgical, Contemporary, and Other

Support Offered

  • Coaching and/or Mentoring
  • Ongoing community/peer support
  • Conferences, Seminars, and Gatherings
  • Funding
  • Admin support