Read Missions: How the Local Church Goes Global Online Free - Every local church should be engaged with global missions, even if most individuals in the church aren't called to go overseas. But what does this engagement actually look like? How can local churches train, send, and support missionaries well? Unpacking principles from the Bible and applying them in the context of real life in a local church, this new book in the 9Marks: Building Healthy Churches series is filled with practical steps and advice for supporting missionaries, forming international partnerships, sending short-term teams, and engaging with the nations here at home. This book casts a vision for the local church as the engine of world missions--for the joy of all people and the glory of God.
|Title||:||Missions: How the Local Church Goes Global|
|Number of Pages||:||128 pages|
April 09, 2017
This book should be in the hands of every pastor. I hope and pray God uses it to awaken the church for His glory among all nations.
August 05, 2017
First sentence: I once rented a vacation apartment on the sixth floor of a building with no elevator. The owner had been very clear in every email, stating, “This apartment is on the sixth floor and there is no elevator.” Still, the significance of her disclosure didn’t really hit me until I was...
September 26, 2017
*disclaimer; this review was in exchange for an advance copy of the book.
The latest addition to the 9 Marks collection is, outstanding. I am not the biggest fan of all of the books in this series, but Johnson manages to both cover the wide range of issues related to missions in the church-long te...
August 16, 2017
We love and honor him not merely by working toward the final he's given-worshipers from every language, tribe, people, and nation, but also by using the means he has decreed. And he has told us that his global mission will advance through holy lives, faithful prayer, gospel proclamation, and heal...
July 10, 2017
This book by Andy Johnson is part of the 9Marks: Building Healthy Churches series. All of the books in the series have one goal in mind: helping you to grown in loving your church as Jesus loves your church. The text of this book (and the others in the series) comes directly from scripture. These...
August 07, 2017
Andy Johnson writes a great book on the importance of missions in the local church. His approach is practical, biblical, and straightforward. Rather than just hypotheticals and what-ifs, Johnson presents his reader with biblical ideas to consider when approaching various types of missions. Whethe...
September 01, 2017
Our church has been working to reform our Missions ministry for a little over a year now. The work has been tough and slow. At a moment of exhaustion and frustration, Andy Johnson's book on Missions was a much needed "wind in our sails." Though this books focuses on giving practical advice for or...
July 29, 2017
Without using hyperbole, this is an incredible book! It's hard to find a book about missions that combines a passion for reaching the lost with a clarity of purpose that is overwhelmingly practical in its application. Andy Johnson manages to achieve these things in this short work. Missions: How...
October 02, 2017
The go-to primer on missions for the church.
Other than the Bible and a few good biographies, this would be on your short list if your stranded on an island with a Missions committee.
October 07, 2017
Excellent resource for any church leader or member. I know of no other book that specifically addresses these issues and in such a succinct, helpful manner.