South Asian Population - USASouth Asians are the fastest growing segment ofUS population
South Asian Population - DFWDFW ranks among the fastest growingSouth Asian cities in the U.S.
South Asian Population - DFWNation City Rank- Top 5 DFW PopulationIndian 125,000Pakistani 5 50,000Nepali 3 11,000Bangladeshi 8.000Bhutanese 1 ???Sri Lankan 5 2,500How many Unreached People Groupsare represented here?
What if God was bringing South Asians to DFWthe good life in Texas?
What if churches were topartner together to reachSouth Asian UPGs in DFW?www.DFW4UPG.org
The Mobilization FunnelPray-ersEquippedCPMany ChristiansWill PraySome ChristiansWill Get Equipped(i.e. Perspectives)A Few Christians willbecome Church PlantersYield of New LostPeoples ReachedChurchAttenders
Table DiscussionThe vision goal is to widen the bottom of thefunnel. More lost people reached. Based uponwhat we heard today….What are the 3 most important things we coulddo serving better together to see this happen?Think creatively@ Tables 20 minutes - Table Report 10 minutes - GroupDiscuss
DFW Diaspora Mission Alliance 2013Leadership Team – DFWDMA leadership team is openRoundtable Meetings – DFWDMA will convene one moreDiaspora Roundtables in DecemberAffinity Groups - ongoing networking of affinity groups – i.e.refugee, international students, Muslim outreach, Hinduoutreach, church planting, T4TNorth America Diaspora Mission Consultation –September 17thCollaborative Initiatives –a vision to see every people group ofDFW prayed for and engaged with the Gospel
3 BIG Ideas For Collaboration• Create a database of service opportunities andresource providers specific to diaspora mission• Create a local diaspora focused “short-term missiontrip” experiences for churches to send their folks intothe harvest• Launch a disciple-making movement in DFW usingT4T principles