For the fishers of men

For the fishers of men

 

To be called by the Lord as a missionary is a wonderful privilege. However it is also a fearful experience! Where do I start? Where shall I focus? And many other questions. This website aims to guide you to the best equipment for being and becoming a missionary for Christ and to mobilise other christians.

Here is a list of useful resource articles for missionaries and missions mobilisers:

Click on the websites below or open the files and use the opportunities available to you :

 

STATISTICS AND THE BASICS OF MISSION

 

What happened in the world of missions during the last 2 000 years? And what is happening in the bigger picture around the globe?

An excellent Power Point programme provides some exiting answers:

WSENDINGprogramejcopy2010

 

The Biblical Perspective of Missions:

 3BIBperspective

The state of world Evangelization
http://www.missionfrontiers.org/issue/archive/the-state-of-world-evangelization

 

World Christian Encyclopedia: Global Religion Statistics
http://www.bible.ca/global-religion-statistics-world-christian-encyclopedia.htm

 

David Barrett: World Christian Encyclopedia
http://www.christiantoday.com/article/david.barrett.a.true.pioneer.in.mission.research/28590.htm
Joshua Project: Global Statistics
http://joshuaproject.net/global_statistics

 

Joshua Project: Resources/Articles
http://joshuaproject.net/resources/articles

 

The Prayer Guide for every Nation in the World:
http://www.operationworld.org/
Downloadable eBook End-user License Agreement | Operation World
http://www.operationworld.org/eula-ebook
http://www.gmi.org/products/operation-world/operation-world-ebooks/

 The State of World Evangelization

ACTION

SOURCING AND METHODOLOGY

Motivation and Equipment for the calling as Missionary:
http://www.perspectives.org/
http://www.worldcat.org/title/perspectives-on-the-world-christian-movement-a-reader/oclc/8111714/editions?referer=di&editionsView=true

 

The mathematics of evangelisation:
multiplication

 

How are people/christians mobilised for Christ’s last command?

Mobilization

 

How can you make a difference? The dynamics of christian witnessing:

How to Witness to Muslims

 

The gospel from city to the end of the world:

RADIO

 

We live in the cyber age. Let’s use the tools in our hands!

cybermissions_articles

 

As we live in the digital age use the advantage in using the great tool: your mobile phone!

 DIGevang15

 

Can we/the church afford the cost?

COSTperchrst

 

William Carey Library Publishers | Mission Books | Publisher of Mission Books
http://library.wmcarey.edu/
https://missionbooks.org/

 

Joshua Project: Facebook and the Unreached
http://joshuaproject.net/resources/articles/facebook_and_the_unreached

 

Christianity: Missions: Organizations: Worldwide
http://www.dmoz.org/Society/Religion_and_Spirituality/Christianity/Missions/Organizations/Worldwide/

 

U.S. Center for World Mission – Advancing Breakthrough Among The Unreached
https://www.uscwm.org/

 
World Mission Centre
http://www.worldmissioncentre.com/

 
SEND International | Church Planting Among the Un-Reached
http://www.send.org/

 

 

Church mission weeks or weekends can enlighten the church and mobilise christians for a lifetime. Some great themes to use:

MISSION CONFERENCE THEMES

 

AIDS
Mission Magazines in digital format:
MISSION FRONTIERS:
http://www.missionfrontiers.org/
The Facts and Stats on 33000 Denominations: World Christian Encyclopedia (2001, 2nd edition)
http://www.philvaz.com/apologetics/a106.htm

 

PRAYER

Prayer support for missionaries, mission fields and the unreached peoples is of paramount importance! Therefor see at the missionary as he/she realy is:

A MISSIONARY

 Praying for missionaries and mission fields. A precious privilege:

The Prayer Guide for every Nation in the World:
http://www.operationworld.org/

 

Pray for the unreached peoples of our world. Use the electronic prayer cards of  Ethnopedia:

http://etnopedia.org/

 

On the home front the calling of  the local christians is daily intercession and regular prayer. The following ppt programme will encourage and equip you for this precious task:

4SPIRwarfare