Description of a Ministry Practitioner National Association of Christian Ministers                     www. NACMinisters.c...
What Is A Ministry Practitioner?A ministry practitioner is a person who:• Is a member of the NACM• Has a call to ministry•...
A ministry practitioner is a member of the NACM• The NACM is defining and developing this role as a  department of our org...
A ministry practitioner understands that all          ministry is a work in progress   • Ministry is conducted by people, ...
A ministry practitioner has a call to ministry• The NACM exists to gather, network, equip,  empower, and fellowship minist...
A Ministry Practitioner is someone who: • Understands the necessity of fellowship based   on the idea that God has not giv...
A Ministry Practitioner is someone who: • Understands that the most effective way to   practice ministry is to “depend” on...
A Ministry Practitioner is someone who:      What could God do with a •   team of ministers who really most effective way ...
Someone will say,                   "You have faith (an example of theory)                 and I have works.” (an example ...
The Method of a Ministry Practitioner                                                Measurable   Theory                  ...
Measurable                   Applied to                                                            Strategy    Outcomes   ...
Measurable                   Applied to                                                            Strategy    Outcomes   ...
I press toward the mark for the prize of the high   calling of God in Christ Jesus. (Php 3:14 KJV) The Method of aMinistry...
Ministry Clusters  These areonly example                   Churchcategories for                 planting   ministry       ...
What Is A Ministry Practitioner?A ministry practitioner is a person who:• Is a member of the NACM• Has a call to ministry•...
What Is A Ministry Practitioner?A ministry practitioner is a person who:                   How to get started:• 1. To qual...
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  1. 1. Description of a Ministry Practitioner National Association of Christian Ministers www. NACMinisters.com First edition Permission to copy is granted to all under the following conditions: 1. The intentions for copy are to advance Christianity; and2. Positive reference is made to the NACM as the originator of this document. All other rights reserved. For additional information, contact: nacministers@gmail.com
  2. 2. What Is A Ministry Practitioner?A ministry practitioner is a person who:• Is a member of the NACM• Has a call to ministry• Understands that all ministry is a “work in progress”• Is devoted to continual learning, practice, and perfecting of ministry• Has a systematic approach to applying ministry• Is committed to a fellowship of practitioners who work together to perfect ministry
  3. 3. A ministry practitioner is a member of the NACM• The NACM is defining and developing this role as a department of our organization. The goal is to perfect various areas of applied ministry so that is members, as well as ministers around the World will benefit from the insight gained.
  4. 4. A ministry practitioner understands that all ministry is a work in progress • Ministry is conducted by people, unto people, and for God. Because all people are “works in progress", it follows that all ministry is also a work in progress. The implication is that it must be cultivated and perfected.For the perfecting ofthe saints, for thework of the ministry,for the edifying of thebody of Christ:(Eph 4:12 KJV)
  5. 5. A ministry practitioner has a call to ministry• The NACM exists to gather, network, equip, empower, and fellowship ministers for the Kingdom of God. It is assumed that our members have a call to ministry and are joined together for this cause.
  6. 6. A Ministry Practitioner is someone who: • Understands the necessity of fellowship based on the idea that God has not given gifts to individuals, but rather to the Body of Christ.An eye cant say to a hand, "I dont need you!"Or again, the head cant say to the feet, "I dontneed you!" The opposite is true. The parts ofthe body that we think are weaker are the oneswe really need…Gods purpose was that thebody should not be divided but rather that allof its parts should feel the same concern foreach other. (1Co 12:21-25 GW)
  7. 7. A Ministry Practitioner is someone who: • Understands that the most effective way to practice ministry is to “depend” on the weaker parts.The parts of the body that we think areweaker are the ones we really need…(1Co 12:21-25 GW) Ideas Help
  8. 8. A Ministry Practitioner is someone who: What could God do with a • team of ministers who really most effective way Understands that the to believe this? practice ministry is to “depend” on the weaker parts.be endless… The possibilities wouldThe parts of the body that we think areweaker are the ones we really need…(1Co 12:21-25 GW) Ideas Help
  9. 9. Someone will say, "You have faith (an example of theory) and I have works.” (an example of practice)I will show you my faith by my works. (an example of a ministry practitioner) (Jas 2:18 ESV)Theory Ministry Practice Practitioner
  10. 10. The Method of a Ministry Practitioner Measurable Theory Practice Outcomes I will show you myYou have faith and I have works faith by my works. (Jas 2:18 ESV)
  11. 11. Measurable Applied to Strategy Outcomes Practice MethodSuppose a king is going to war against another king. He would first sit down and think things through. Can he and his 10,000 soldiers fightagainst a king with 20,000 soldiers? If he cant, hell send ambassadors to ask for terms of peace while the other king is still far away. (Luk 14:31-32 GW)
  12. 12. Measurable Applied to Strategy Outcomes Practice MethodSuppose a king is going to war against another king. He would first sit down and think things through. Can he and his 10,000 soldiers fightagainst a king with 20,000 soldiers? If he cant, hell send ambassadors “Prove for terms of peace while the othergood.” (1Th 5:21) to ask all things, hold fast to the king is still far away. (Luk 14:31-32 GW)
  13. 13. I press toward the mark for the prize of the high calling of God in Christ Jesus. (Php 3:14 KJV) The Method of aMinistry Practitioner Continue Improving Practice Note Success Factors Practice / Correct Mistakes “Prove all things, hold fast to the good.” (1Th 5:21)
  14. 14. Ministry Clusters These areonly example Churchcategories for planting ministry Nursing Addiction Home Practitioners ministry ministry Jail ministry
  15. 15. What Is A Ministry Practitioner?A ministry practitioner is a person who:• Is a member of the NACM• Has a call to ministry• Understands that all ministry is a “work in progress”• Is devoted to continual learning, practice, and perfecting of ministry• Has a systematic approach to applying ministry• Is committed to a fellowship of practitioners who work together to perfect ministry
  16. 16. What Is A Ministry Practitioner?A ministry practitioner is a person who: How to get started:• 1. To qualify, one must be a member of the NACM• 2. They must complete the question activities of the Leadership Hall• 3. We then position them within a “ministry cluster” to begin their growth, leadership, application, and practice as a minister. Members may follow this link to request access: http://nacministers.org/group/LeadershipHall

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