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PART TWO: 7 Guidelines for Partnership – Supporting a National or Indigenous Ministry

July 5, 2013

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see Part ONE Determine Who Provides Care and Accountability for the Leader No leader should be a lone ranger. Before building a partnership, determine who is around the leader that holds him or her accountable. It might be a group of local colleagues, a board, foreign missionaries or a government council. If it doesn’t exist, […]

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Fireworks or Church Planting? 12 Questions for the Missional Church Planter

July 4, 2013

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Happy 237 to America. As we celebrate our nation’s birthday, we can’t deny the integral nature that faith in God has played in our nation’s history. It is a history that is being revitalized every day in the resurgence of church planting. I am, however, troubled by the nature of some of the church planting […]

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PART ONE: 7 Guidelines for Partnership – Supporting a National or Indigenous Ministry

July 2, 2013

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A church missions committee leader asked me recently for guidelines for supporting a national worker. I gave a few thoughts and said that I would get back to her. Later I looked on the Internet and didn’t find much so I thought I would create a post. Churches in North America no longer need mission […]

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Is Being Thankful Biblical, Cultural or Something We Learn From Our Parents?

November 21, 2012

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It’s difficult to sit here the day before Thanksgiving and not be tempted to write a post about thankfulness. ¬†Being thankful is so central to missionary fundraising, support raising, MPD – call it whatever you want – that if we ignore it we will not be successful in our ministries. Image by vistamommy via Wikimedia […]

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Social Media and Missionary Support Raising – Featuring Twitter

August 6, 2012

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Previous Posts in This Series Social Media and Missionary Support Raising – The Basics Social Media and Missionary Support Raising – A Facebook Strategy Continuing on the roll of opening your social media accounts… I would suggest using a second medium such as Twitter or LinkedIn to complement your Facebook. Using Twitter for Fundraising¬† Ah, […]

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