Bible Teachers as Global Leaders


            World Mission
               through
     Self-supporting Missionaries
    ...
Self-supporting Misisonaries & House Churches


      “The Word became flesh and made
       his dwelling among us. We hav...
Self-supporting Misisonaries

                  Missionaries

       Church-                                     Self-
   ...
Self-supporting Misisonaries

              Apostle Paul



MISSIONARY - Apostle to the Gentiles
Jew
Roman Citizen
Tentmak...
Self-supporting Misisonaries

             Stefan Elsholz



       GLOBAL LEADER
German Citizen
Lawyer        Full Time B...
Self-supporting Misisonaries

Advantages of self-supporting mission
• Stresses the credibility of the gospel
• Opens oppor...
Self-supporting Misisonaries

  Self-supporting Mission in Church History
William Carey (1761-1831)

                 Miss...
Self-supporting Misisonaries

Self-supporting Mission in Church History

„World Mision - No other way than... Laymen“
(Rol...
Self-supporting Misisonaries

Sacrificial self-supporting UBF Missionaries




  9                 New Generation Global L...
Self-supporting Misisonaries




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Self-supporting Misisonaries

 Leaving behind future security
                                                            ...
House Churches


 World Mission through House Churches

 1. Purpose of a House Church

 2. Qualities of a House Church

 3...
House Churches


      A Man and a Woman together:
Friends/Lovers             Overcome Loneliness
A married Couple        ...
House Churches


The Qualities of a House Church

1. They love each other in Christ
2. They work together with God’s serva...
House Churches


    Establishing a House Church:
•    Faith in Jesus
•    Much prayer of Bible teachers, parents
•    God...
House Churches

 They become happy




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Self Supporting Missionaries & House Churches

       The Most effective Mission model
       for the 21st Century:

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Seminar 104: World mission through Self-supporting missionaries and house church

  1. 1. Bible Teachers as Global Leaders World Mission through Self-supporting Missionaries and House Churches 1 New Generation Global Leadership Forum 2010
  2. 2. Self-supporting Misisonaries & House Churches “The Word became flesh and made his dwelling among us. We have seen his glory, the glory of the One and Only, who came from the Father, full of grace and truth.” John 1:14 2 New Generation Global Leadership Forum 2010
  3. 3. Self-supporting Misisonaries Missionaries Church- Self- supported supporting Missionaries depend on Church Funding Missionaries are classified as Church Persons Lack of sacrifice may lead to lack of Spirit Certain Countries closed for Missionaries 3 New Generation Global Leadership Forum 2010
  4. 4. Self-supporting Misisonaries Apostle Paul MISSIONARY - Apostle to the Gentiles Jew Roman Citizen Tentmaker Full Time Bible Teacher 4 New Generation Global Leadership Forum 2010
  5. 5. Self-supporting Misisonaries Stefan Elsholz GLOBAL LEADER German Citizen Lawyer Full Time Bible Teacher Youngest Son 5 New Generation Global Leadership Forum 2010
  6. 6. Self-supporting Misisonaries Advantages of self-supporting mission • Stresses the credibility of the gospel • Opens opportunities to support mission work • Delivers a testimony of faith to the world • Teaches giving spirit • Helps in faith and discipline • Brings the gospel to a different environment • Enters countries opposing Christianity 6 New Generation Global Leadership Forum 2010
  7. 7. Self-supporting Misisonaries Self-supporting Mission in Church History William Carey (1761-1831) Missionary to India Factory Owner University Lecturer 7 New Generation Global Leadership Forum 2010
  8. 8. Self-supporting Misisonaries Self-supporting Mission in Church History „World Mision - No other way than... Laymen“ (Roland Allen, 1868-1947) Laymen Laymen Christians Missionaries 99.8% 35% 8 New Generation Global Leadership Forum 2010
  9. 9. Self-supporting Misisonaries Sacrificial self-supporting UBF Missionaries 9 New Generation Global Leadership Forum 2010
  10. 10. Self-supporting Misisonaries 10 New Generation Global Leadership Forum 2010
  11. 11. Self-supporting Misisonaries Leaving behind future security Re-tyre and move on Overcoming Training themselves cultural barrier Remain in the Language studies mission field Prayer vessel Raising Second Gens and co-working Training leaders Preaching on campus Preparing Sunday message Challenging residency 11 New Generation Global Leadership Forum 2010
  12. 12. House Churches World Mission through House Churches 1. Purpose of a House Church 2. Qualities of a House Church 3. Establishing a House Church 12 New Generation Global Leadership Forum 2010
  13. 13. House Churches A Man and a Woman together: Friends/Lovers Overcome Loneliness A married Couple To build a Family A Family To raise Children A House Church The Mission 13 New Generation Global Leadership Forum 2010
  14. 14. House Churches The Qualities of a House Church 1. They love each other in Christ 2. They work together with God’s servants even to the point of risking their life 3. They share the vision for World Mission and obey God’s calling 4. They are Bible teachers and disciple makers 5. They open their house 14 New Generation Global Leadership Forum 2010
  15. 15. House Churches Establishing a House Church: • Faith in Jesus • Much prayer of Bible teachers, parents • God’s guidance • An open opportunity (may be a proposition) • Conviction of the Holy Spirit • Repentance • A decision of faith 15 New Generation Global Leadership Forum 2010
  16. 16. House Churches  They become happy 16 New Generation Global Leadership Forum 2010
  17. 17. Self Supporting Missionaries & House Churches The Most effective Mission model for the 21st Century:  Self-supporting missionaries • 100.000 missionaries until 2041 • to China, North Korea, Muslim Nations and Israel  House Churches • Raise college students as global leaders 17 New Generation Global Leadership Forum 2010

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