Unreached Unengaged People Groups

What is the "1040 Window"? That's where today's discussion about Unreached, Unengaged People Groups begins. We also find out that there are some great organizations working hard to identify who these people groups, where in the world they live, and what the best tools are to equip the local church to start engaging the unreached. […]

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What about Jonah?

Jonah knew going in that God was a God of grace. 2 Kings 14:25 corroborates that Jonah knew this. God is gracious when people absolutely don’t deserve it. Jonah didn’t want to see God be good to the enemies of Israel. Jonah wanted God to treat the enemies of Jonah as enemies. But God is above […]

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Honor and Shame Part Three: An Overview

These are resources mentioned in this edition of Facilitating the Mission. Much of what was covered today was originally presented at the Honor and Shame Conference held in Wheaton Illinois this summer. The theme of the conference was Reframing the Gospel for the 21st Century; Understanding Honor and Shame. Sign up for the newsletter at […]

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Honor and Shame Part Two

American missionaries need a framework for understanding how people in other cultures treat each other, how to interact, and how to communicate in honor-based cultures. This podcast is the second half of “Honor and Shame,” a talk Jeff Jackson gave at Calvary Chapel Bible College (Costa Mesa Extension) in the spring of 2016. For this series, we’ve […]

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Honor and Shame Part One

For this podcast, we’ve grabbed some audio from our language and culture resources page. This is the first half of “Honor and Shame”, a talk Jeff gave at Calvary Chapel Bible College (Costa Mesa Extension) in the spring of 2016. In this message, Jeff Jackson defines the difference between American culture and culture in most of the […]

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Missionary Nurture

NURTURE:  To care for and encourage the growth and development of someone. The pastors and leaders of any healthy local church regularly seek God’s guidance for fresh methods of growth and development of their members. They’re nurturing the growth of the flock. As important as this is for their local members, it’s even more important […]

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