Four Benefits of Not Outsourcing Missions as a Church

One of the great joys of my life is encouraging and working with churches who are seeking to take their mission efforts to a higher level. As a starting point to assess where they are, I usually ask them to tell me about their church’s mission work. And one response I hear quite often is, “We are very missions-minded.” I love that because it shows they are thinking about missions and not ignoring it altogether. But digging a little deeper, I frequently find that mission mindedness does not always translate into mission activity among the congregation. It’s not that they … Continue reading Four Benefits of Not Outsourcing Missions as a Church