How to Be an Effective Sending Church

A People for His Name: A Church-Based Missions Strategy

By Paul A. Beals

In world missions, the author proposes, the local church is the biblical sending group of people through which missionaries serve. The author places emphasis upon the practical outworking of the mission responsibilities of the local church as well as its relationship to mission agencies, missionary personnel, and Christian schools.

Baptist Mid-Missions

The Baptist Mid-Missions Family exists to strategically advance the building of Christ’s church, with His passion and for His glory, in vital partnership with Baptist churches worldwide

Faith, Promise, and Beyond: Unlocking the Resources of the Church to Help Fulfill the Great Commission

by Keith Brown (Author), John W. Hoover (Author)

This book is invaluable in understanding and conducting a Faith Promise week-end. It gives an excellent explanation of "faith promise" and ways to present it to your congregation. I found the book very easy to read and definitely enjoyable. I wish it was not out of print as I would like to have a copy for each member of our congregation

Faith Promise Giving


Faith Promise Missions

Who is responsible for faith promise missions giving? How do I give to faith promise missions? Where does the money go?  The Bible has the answers to all these questions and more. We all know the need to reach the world is great, but there is often confusion concerning our responsibility.   Read this booklet to learn more about what the Bible teaches about the aspect of missions giving.

Faith Promise: Why and How?

By Norman Lewis

Any pastor could read this book and then launch the Faith Promise system in his church without the help of anyone else. I would say most emphatically to my fellow pastors: Read this book, study this book, put the principles of this book into practice and the missionary work of your church will be revolutionized.

Furlough: Out of the Frying Pan

By Bill Keyes

This book explains how your church can make the furlough experience positive for your missionary families.

Missionary Training Set

The Missionary Training Set has 9 booklets: The Missionary Training Guide, Unreached Peoples of the World, The Missionary Team, How to Make Disciples in Other Cultures, How to Learn Another Language, The Effective Sending Church, Tentmaking Missionaries, Evangelizing Muslims, Evangelizing Hindus and Buddhists.

Serving as Senders

By Neal Pirolo

Serving As Senders: How to Care for Your Missionaries While They are Preparing to Go, While They are on the Field and When They Return Home. The title says it all! A missionary needs care in at least six areas: Moral Support, Logistics Support, Financial Support, Prayer Support, Communication Support, and Reentry Support. This book gives scores of practical ideas in how a team can provide the necessary care for a missionary. Chapter One tells "when" and "why" a missionary needs care. Chapters Two through Seven deal with each of the six areas of care. Chapter Eight brings it back to the individual's involvement in caregiving. A Study Guide for groups is included.

Serving as Senders-Today

How to Care for Your Missionaries
By Neal Pirolo

In the twenty years of Serving As Senders sharing the principles of member care on a personal/relational level, all reports indicate that hundreds of thousands of missionaries and caregivers have benefitted. With that book in twenty languages, the message of member care has circled the globe! Serving as Senders ~Today has clarified and enhanced the basic principles. Exciting stories of how to apply the principles to local situations have been added. 

The Home Front Handbook: How to Support Missions Behind the Lines

By Woodrow Kroll

This booklet gives ten ways you can be a missionary in your community and support the missionaries overseas.

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