Description: The terrain of church missions is often bewildering. Should we prioritize evangelism or works of service?
- Webinar: Reading in 360 DegreesThu Jan 23 2020, 02:00pm EST - 03:15pm EST
- Emerging Leaders TrainingMon Feb 3 2020, 05:30pm EST - Thu Feb 6 2020, 03:00pm EST
- A Consultation on Mission Agency Church Engagement: A Missiological
Reflection and Practical ApplicationMon Feb 10 2020, 08:30am EST - Tue Feb 11 2020, 04:30pm EST
- Webinar: Obedient NationsThu Feb 13 2020, 02:00pm EST - 03:15pm EST
- Webinar: Frontier People Groups: Clarifying the Remaining Pioneering Mission TaskThu Feb 20 2020, 02:00pm EST - 03:15pm EST
Description: Global secularization, a trend closely tied to the globalization of culture among urban youth, presents a unique challenge to missions worldwide because of the large cultural gap that exists between the Church and secularized society.
Highlighting four global trends affecting mission, John’s webinar helps us discern the times for helpful response to these trends. The webinar explores why appropriate and achievable responses are only accessible through kingdom collaboration.
Mapping Church Missions: A Compass for Ministry Strategy – presented on May 2nd by Sharon R. Hoover, Director of Missions at Centreville Presbyterian Church in Centreville, Virginia Jesus in the Secular World #2: Responding to Global Secularization Webinar – presented on the following week, April 25th also by Aaron Pierce. Jesus in the Secular World . . . read more
Increased Missional Intelligence (MQ) leads to more strategic short trips designed to expand long-term vision focused on unreached people groups.
Do you have a seemingly impossible fundraising goal ahead of you for your fiscal year? Are you struggling to figure out how you will achieve your goal?
Many pastors and Mission Leaders in the local church do not know how to respond when a person approaches and states that they think that God is calling them to the mission field.
Is your organization torn between conflicting needs and priorities? Are you using resources that are given to your organization, but have “strings attached” which threaten to pull you away from your primary objectives, or cause you to question or compromise your true mission? As someone on the frontlines of ministry with the poor, you know . . . read more
Churches engaged in mission want their missionary partnerships to positively affect their church, and missionaries want their church to do things that support the mission their church sent them to do. So how do missionaries influence at home? And how do sending churches influence abroad? Do church-based teams perform differently than other teams? We’ll discuss . . . read more
Presenter: David Narita, Faculty at William Jessup University and physician at Western Sierra Medical Clinic Description: Asian Americans are excited about world missions. Well over a third of attendees since Urbana ’09 have been Asian American; an observation repeated at missions conferences throughout the country. However we are not seeing an equal rise of Asian . . . read more