Better Together

What an incredible year!

The heart of ARC has always been to see a thriving church in every community reaching people with the message of Jesus. This year, we've been able to accomplish so much toward that vision, and we couldn't have done it without our ARC Family.

76 churches were planted in 2018, bringing the total to 809 churches planted through ARC over the past 18 years! Thanks to your generosity, we were able to plant churches in states we’ve never planted in before, plant in more urban areas and internationally through ARC Global Networks. We also trained 103 new church planters through ARC Launch Intensives, with an additional 150 couples set to launch in the next 12-18 months. Just think how many communities and how many lives will be impacted by these churches!

We've seen the Church come together like never before to support, encourage and help each other thrive. Thousands of pastors joined together at more than 230 ARC Meet-Ups across the country. More than 90 existing churches joined the ARC Family for the first time. We also added seven new members to the ARC Lead Team, to better serve our ARC Family in different parts of the country.

We are so grateful for you and your commitment to the local church. Thank you for being a part of the ARC Family. We can't wait to see what God will do in 2019!

Greg & Debbie Surratt


Churches launched to date

76 New Churches

Launched in 2018

Launch Day for these 76 churches


in attendance


decisions for Christ


avg attendance



held across the U.S.


existing churches

joined the ARC Family


new couples

trained through ARC Launch Intensives


million invested

invested into church planting



launched globally


global networks

Asia, Australasia, Canada,
Ireland, Netherlands, & South Africa

ARC to Date

Spread the Word!

We've put together a great collection of downloadable slides and Instagram graphics that you can use to help celebrate what a great year it has been for our ARC family.

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Annual Report

This piece highlights all the amazing things that God has done in and through ARC this past year. We cannot be more grateful for all that has happened in 2018, and are looking forward to what is to come in 2019.

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Note: This piece is meant to be a 6"w x 9"h, 8-page booklet when printed.

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Watch as ARC President, Greg Surratt, and Executive Director, Dino Rizzo, share about everything that happened this year and cast vision for 2019. Please feel free to download this video to use in your church services and to share the impact you have helped make through ARC this year. We couldn't have done it without you!

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Thank You!

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