If a church is not self-funding, it is also not self-governing, nor is it self-theologizing.
Our risk-aversion is a major reason why we do not send more overseas missionaries
Fuller is proof that one can both believe in God’s sovereignty and God’s call to live missionally.
The goal of missions is not merely individual conversions. Rather, it’s to see indigenous, gospel-preaching churches planted.
The Holy Spirit creates the desire in hearts and helps believers respond to God’s generosity and grace with offerings back to Him.
While missions is more than evangelism, it is never less than that.
We cannot afford to have Christ on our lips without Christ in our hearts.
When we listen well at the beginning of a partnership, we focus on serving the church rather than using them to advance our own plans.
Paul was able to continue to minister in established fields as well as pioneer new fields largely because his missionary team continued to grow and expand.