Missions: How the Local Church Goes Global by Andy Johnson

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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
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ISBN : 1433555700
Edition Language : English
Format Type : Hardcover
Number of Pages : 128 pages


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Michael rated it ★★★★★

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.


Lee rated it ★★★★★

December 08, 2017

The church where I serve took on a missionary in 2016 and just happened to use some of the principles and advice in this book but it was purely accidental. After having been in the work for over a year now I can honestly say that the points Andy makes are CRUCIAL to a vibrant and healthy relation...


Becky rated it ★★★★☆

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...


Matt rated it ★★★★★

November 04, 2017

Excellent. As elders consider their church's missions strategy (who to give to, how much to give to, where to go, etc.), I would highly encourage them to read this book. I'm not aware of another book like it. I've seen and read many books that address the mission of the church and what missionari...


Johnny rated it ★★★★★

November 01, 2017

How can a church accomplish the mission given to us by Jesus Christ and do it in a way that would pleasing to God and be more than just a punching off of a checklist? That is the question that is answered in Missions: How the Local Church Goes Global. Missions: How the Local Church Goes Global is...


Brendan rated it ★★★★☆

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...


Chrys Jones rated it ★★★★★

November 28, 2017

We know several people who have been on short-term mission trips. Perhaps you’ve even been on one yourself and proclaimed to others that you gained more from that trip than the people you went to serve. Maybe you’re a full-time missionary living in another nation (at least for the majority of the...


Mike rated it ★★★★★

November 10, 2017

The 9marks “Building Healthy Churches” series is such a great set of books for churches. Each book is small and concise—something you can give as assigned reading to even the busiest of leadership teams and find that they enjoyed the reading assignment. Better yet, it is good reading for anyone i...


Jeanie rated it ★★★★★

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...


Kyle rated it ★★★★★

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...





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