About Vanguard Ministries

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We are a network of like-minded pastors, ministry leaders and churches committed to building and strengthening healthy, life-giving local churches and ministry organizations. We focus on developing leaders with heart and skills to deal with the complex issues of today. Our aim is to catalyze and release reproducing churches and leaders resulting in a movement affecting the world.

“And David shepherded them with integrity of heart; with skillful hands he led them.”
Psalm 78:72

“Then the church throughout Judea, Galilee and Samaria enjoyed a time of peace and was strengthened. Living in the fear of the Lord and encouraged by the Holy Spirit, it increased in numbers.”
Acts 9:31

We are grateful for what God is accomplishing through our fellowship. Learn more about our story here:


Our values reflect our mission to multiply healthy spiritual leaders and catalyze a church planting movement to impact communities, nations and our world for the Kingdom of God. Read more…

Background and History

While pastoring local churches for many years Bobby Hill realized how lonely it can be to lead a church with no spiritual covering, limited strategic resources, and no one to stand with you during times of adversity or crisis. Read more…


Vanguard Ministries brings together leaders with a passion for planting and growing life-giving, Spirit-filled churches. Our Lead Team gives leadership to our Staff, Partner Churches and Members. Together we financially and personally support the vision and mission of the network. Read more…

Church Planters

As a church Planting network, we are committed to identifying potential church planters and through an intentional process build partnerships for launching healthy, high-impact churches in communities throughout the US and globally. Read more…


You may connect with Vanguard Ministries covenantally as a ministry leader or as a church. All potential church planters begin the process by joining as a leader. Read more…