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Coaching Christian Leaders

Church Planting in Puerto Rico - Episode 4

Coaching Christian Leaders
Released on Oct 18, 2017

Recently I interview Jake Delich. Jake and his wife Elizabeth have planted a church in Sweden and are now helping with a church plant in Puerto Rico.

I should point out that this interview was recorded prior to the hurricane Maria. Jake and his family did come out of Maria in good shape but the situation in Puerto Rico is serious.

Jake Shared:

  • His testimony  2:16
  • His interest in missions  5:26
  • Church planting in Sweden  6:29
  • How to understand the post-modern Swedish people  9:00
  • Their goals and methods in Sweden  10:52
  • How the work developed in Sweden  13:45
  • God closing the door in Sweden  16:12
  • Church planting and discipleship in Puerto Rico  18:00
  • The cultural situation in Puerto Rico  20:50
  • The current work in Puerto Rico  22:11
  • Relational evangelism  23:30
  • Church planting steps  26:20
  • An example of these steps in Puerto Rico  31:36
  • How we can pray for and support the work in Puerto Rico  33:38

Contact Information


Please support Jake and Elizabeth through pray and giving. For more information on giving you can contact Biblical Ministries Worldwide at

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