Hatchlings is our blog dedicated to inspirational client stories and big ideas in ministry innovation. From astrophysics to farming to the church down the street, we believe that God-breathed, wild ideas can come from anywhere. 

Fostering Creative Confidence

One of the most important things entrepreneurs, innovators and church leaders can do is to foster their sense of creative confidence. We are, at our core, incredibly creative people, and sometimes that side of us needs a little coaxing to come out of hiding. Why?...

Weekly Round-Up

Each week, our team at Ministry Incubators searches high and low for the latest news regarding the impact entrepreneurship field. There are incredible teams and individuals reporting on trends, providing great resources for those looking to start social enterprises....

Client Story Blog Post: Try Pie

  This month, our project manager got to sit down for a phone conversation with the leaders of Try Pie, a social enterprise working to develop young girls in faith, leadership and work skills – through the practice of making and selling pies. This enterprise is...

The Brain Kitchen

Check out this writeup about another Hatchathon participant doing amazing things. We are so proud of Amanda Drury and her work with The Brain Kitchen. Read the writeup here!

Churches Must Discuss Economics

Another must read. Take a look at this thoughtful post by Dave Odom!  

People Who Inspire Us: Matt Overton

Meet Hatchaton 2015 alum Matt Overton, a PCUSA pastor whose vision for youth ministry starts…with mowing lawns. With the full support of his congregation, and the active involvement of members excited to learn that the church values their expertise outside a committee...