Every new church faces the threat of distractions, discouragement and possible defeat. Successful church plants, however, apply the secret to starting well in their new ministry. They maximize the hidden potential within every new church and allow growth to take off in a strong, healthy manner. In Planted, Jackson reveals this secret and unveils the principles behind their success. By means of research, anecdotes and over two decades of personal experience, he shares ten key characteristics found in effective church plants that enable them to start well and grow strong.