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Renewed airline route means greater missions access for northern Haiti

Haiti (MNN) — Good news for Haitians and ministries: Spirit Airlines has resumed their flight service to Cap-Haitien. That makes Spirit Airlines the only company running non-stop flights between northern Haiti and the United States. Eva DeHart at For Haiti with Love says American Airlines used to conduct flights through Cap-Haitien, but things got tough... Read more

Recovering an Overlooked Verse on Missions: The Promise of Philippians 1:6

Editors’ note:  Take part in TGCs Read the Bible initiative, where were encouraging Christians and churches to read together through Gods Word in a year. Philippians 1:6 is one of the most familiar verses in Scripture. You may know it well: He who began a good work in you will bring it to completion at... Read more

The White Savior Complex in Missions?

In 2009, 19-year-old Renee Bach left the United States for rural Uganda, called by Jesus to serve. Between 2010 and 2015, she took in nearly 1,000 malnourished children at the ministry she founded, Serving His Children. She had a popular blog and became a well-known missionary, admired by many in the United States as someone... Read more

Gospel missions to least-reached adapting in pandemic

International (MNN) — Local churches in countries around the world are uniquely equipped to reach the least-reached communities near them with the Gospel. After all, they share the same language and cultural context, and they can relate on a level that outside missionaries cannot. However, these churches often need training and support things they find... Read more

The Korean Diaspora and the Great Century of Missions

The common narrative explaining the rise of Asian Christianity in the modern age is a story of Western goers sent by Western senders, and theres some truth to that. The Opium Wars of the 1830s, 1840s, and 1850s served as a catalyst for opening China. Waves of missionaries followed, most famously J. Hudson Taylor (18321905),... Read more

Barna says Next Gen Christians view missions differently – Mission Network News

USA (MNN) — You might support missions but question its ethics if youre under the age of 35, according to the latest study from Barna Research. A third of young adults describe Christian missions past as unethical; 42-percent point to colonialism as a cause for concern. TWRs Jon Fugler is a member of the Alliance... Read more

Can You Change the Face of Missions in Africa? – Tim Challies

This sponsored post was written by Phil Hunt and Ben Straub on behalf of Central Africa Baptist University in Kitwe, Zambia, a university I have visited and believe in. When you hear the phrase “missions in Africa,” what image comes to mind? For previous generations of Americans and Europeans, this phrase stirred up visions of... Read more

The Missions Field in Our Backyard: Diaspora Ministry Is Nothing New

As of 2017, more than a quarter of a billion people worldwide lived outside their country of birth. In the United States and abroad, this is big newsthe stuff of political wrangling and late-night talk show monologues. The global movement of peoples is at an all-time high, with the West as a preferred destination. This... Read more

Prayer lays basis for large missions motion – Mission Community Information

[ad_1] MENA (MNN) — Lots of of believers from each ministry sphere are teaming as much as obtain one aim: reaching tens of millions within the Center East, North Africa, and Pakistan with the Good Information of Christ. Within the coming days, MNN will converse with Gospel challenge leaders to study which unreached individuals teams... Read more

Close to-culture missions crucial amid COVID-19 pandemic

[ad_1] Worldwide (MNN) — There's loads of unhealthy information on the market on this coronavirus pandemic. However are you prepared for some good Gospel information? A number of ministries like World Disciples work with near-culture missionaries believers who're native to the areas they serve. World Disciples helps near-culture employees in 59 international locations who practice... Read more

The Missions Subject in Our Yard: Diaspora Ministry Is Nothing New

[ad_1] As of 2017, greater than 1 / 4 of a billion folks worldwide lived exterior their nation of start. In the USA and overseas, that is huge newsthe stuff of political wrangling and late-night discuss present monologues. The worldwide motion of peoples is at an all-time excessive, with the West as a most well-liked... Read more

Christians overcome missions obstacles by counting on locals – Mission Community Information

[ad_1] Worldwide (MNN) The coronavirus isnt the one impediment to North American missionaries, and World Disciples believes it's time for a brand new strategy. Everyone seems to be speaking concerning the coronavirus (now named COVID-19), which continues to unfold throughout China and the remainder of the world with over 73,000 folks contaminated. Thousands and thousands... Read more

Missions, partnership, and Christians one enterprise on earth

[ad_1] USA (MNN) — Theologian John Wesley as soon as mentioned, You could have one enterprise on earth to avoid wasting souls. Thats precisely what e3 Companions needs to assist Christians do. With regards to collaborating within the Nice Fee, generally its onerous for believers to know the place to begin. Or possibly they need... Read more

A Revolution Has Come to World Missions

[ad_1] The world is on the transfer. The overall estimated variety of worldwide migrants in 2010 was 214 million, prompting some to name the start of the 21st century an age of migration. Usually, once you hear the phrase immigrant, chances are you'll take into consideration political debates. I need to push past that to... Read more

Why Unreached Folks Teams Nonetheless Matter in Missions

[ad_1] Not too long ago there was discuss de-emphasizing unreached ethnolinguistic individuals teams, a minimum of to the purpose the place it not holds strategic primacy in missions. The assertion is that in overemphasizing unreached individuals teams (UPGs), the missions world has veered into harmful territory, adopting strategies extra secular than biblical. Others assert that... Read more

Small enterprise as missions: 2019 and onward – Mission Community Information

[ad_1] Worldwide (MNN) Church, neighborhood, and enterprise are tightly woven. For FARMS Worldwide, that hyperlink is driving alternative and the gospel. FARMS was based in 1961 and shortly started providing interest-free micro-loans to believer entrepreneurs. Recipients use loans to construct small companies of their communities. Finally, they’ll repay the mortgage, which is then recycled again... Read more

The Case for Correct Appeals in Missions

[ad_1] Greater than 2 billion folks have by no means heard the identify of Jesus. This can be a great problem. “Were not giving enough money to unreached missions,” many preachers say. “Were spending it on ourselves.” The statistics have been laid out popularly by Touring Crew and others. Whereas their numbers dont all the... Read more

Deaf Missions begins manufacturing for ASL Jesus Film – Mission Community Information

[ad_1] Worldwide (MNN) — Deaf Missions is collaborating with Jesus Movie to provide the Jesus Film. Chad Entinger with Deaf Missions indicators at present is the primary day folks can watch the pilot scene. Click on right here to view! Jesus Film (Picture courtesy of Deaf Missions by way of Fb) The pilot provides folks... Read more

Muslims, missions, and music reflecting on Christ’s second coming

[ad_1] USA (MNN) — Do you know there are nonetheless over 1,000 Muslim folks teams who've by no means heard the true Gospel of Jesus Christ? Frontiers USA hopes to vary that. Perry LaHaie with Frontiers says, We wish to see viral actions of the Gospel amongst each Muslim folks group by 2025 and past.... Read more

Theres Extra to Missions Than Unreached Folks Teams

[ad_1] Within the mid-20thcentury, some evangelical Christians believed we had been on the cusp of fulfilling the Nice Fee as a result of there have been Christians situated in nearly each geographical nation on this planet. However on the First Worldwide Congress on World Evangelization in July 1974 in Lausanne, Switzerland, Ralph Winters warned triumphant... Read more

Is a missions deal with all of the nations sacrificing discipleship?

[ad_1] Worldwide (MNN) — Final week, The Gospel Coalition revealed an article titled The three Phrases That Modified Missions Strategyand Why We May Be Improper. The three phrases are panta ta ethne which translated imply all of the nations. This phrase was utilized by Jesus when He gave the Nice Fee. A lot of todays... Read more

Children moved to help missions at GoGlobal 1Day – Mission Community Information

[ad_1] USA (MNN) — Instructing youngsters cash abilities could be difficult, however an occasion earlier this month confirmed children the worth of giving again to God. World Disciples marketing campaignGoGlobal 1Day runs by way of the summer time and invitations individuals to suppose in a different way about missions and the way they will creatively... Read more