Dietrich Schindler

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Dietrich Schindler is a German-American church planting leader in Germany and beyond. In thirty-three years of ministry, he and his wife Jan have planted five churches in Germany, and are currently planting the sixth in Frankfurt among urban professionals (, Previously, Dietrich was the executive director of church planting for the German Evangelical Free Church denomination, pursuing the goal of planting 100 churches in ten years. He is currently a church planting consultant and speaker with the German Evangelical Free Church. He is the author of the book The Jesus Model: Planting Churches the Jesus Way and Profound: Twelve Questions that Will Grab your Heart and not Let Go. He has also generated a new life-based course for secular post-modern Europeans entitled “MyLife-Workshop” ( Dietrich and his wife Jan have three adult children and two wonderful grandsons, Max and Sam – born to their church planting parents in Taiwan.