Main Speaker / Agenda Item *
15-Minute Ministry Highlight **
|Dec 4||Alexsa (e3 Partners), will give us a first-hand report re: the Syrian refugee crisis following her ministry among them during the month of October. Join us to hear their stories and Alexsa's recommendations re: how the church can respond.||
Derek, co-leader of Lm2, a ministry among immigrants in 45 cities in Europe and founder of The Chase, a collaborative initiatives and partnerships with other ministries, like the Syrian Circle, accelerating Kingdom expansion, specifically among unreached peoples.
|Nov 6||How can church/mission leaders encourage and support their ministry partners who are currently working in ebola affected areas? How can we lead the way as peacemakers in our own churches and communities as we encounter people who have traveled to/from ebola affected areas of the world? Please join us as we hear from Dr. Manny Fernandez, President of World Link Ministries Int'l, who recently returned from Liberia (more than 21 days ago!).||
Rob Johnson, USA National Director Pais Project
|Oct 2||UPG Panel. Several churches will be sharing more about the process they went through in choosing a UPG focus, their experiences in developing a ministry plan, and how God has worked to bring Himself worship from the tongues, tribes and nations represented by their UPG focus||Mary Rangel is an Arabic teacher/tutor for people/agencies who want training in Arabic before going to the Middle East Arabic speaking world (or who are working among Arabic speakers here).|
|Sept 4||Pastor Jalil Dawood will share news about tthe Persecuted Church and the church in Iraq||Nick Noorazd will be sharing about a ministry in Afghanistan|
|Aug 6||Isachar Summit vision luncheon|
|Apr 3||Brenda Kirk from the Evangelical Immigration Table||David Nelms - The Timothy Initiative|
Katie Hoogerheide, Associate Dean of Students at GIAL (Graduate Institute of Applied Linguistics), will introduce the B.A. in International Service* beginning this fall.
Come prepared to brainstorm and pray about how this program may impact Dallas and the rest of the Kingdom.
|Brian Considine, Author of EthnicEmbraceUSA.|
|Feb 13||Nancy works in Europe with immigrant ethnic groups. She will be sharing about reaching out to the Musl who lives in your neighborhood, as well as, about networking and sharing resources with others who are ministering to Musl in the DFW area.|
|Jan 2||No meeting in January|
Learn how each of our churches and organizations integrate and communicate their mission into their end of year / Christmas giving efforts.
|Tim Glover, founding member of Irving's Laundry Love Project will share how you can replicate this ministry in your context.|
|Nov 7||Bring your favorite new missions mobilization/training resource (if you don't have one - come and learn from those who have something to share)||Laundry Love Project, a local cross-cultural ministry that can be replicated locally and globally.|
|Oct 3||Join us to learn more about contextualization for ministry among Hindu's in your community and around the world!|
|Sept 5||No meeting due to the many other events going on this month.|
|July 4 and August 1 2013||No meeting in July and August 2013|
|June 6, 2013||Matthew & Tabitha Bratcher with Frontiers on their time in East Africa and Matthews imprisonment and release.||International Foster Care|
|May 2, 2013||National Day of Prayer. Join us for fellowship and prayer. Prayer focus will be on the diaspora and America's policies toward the nations.||North TX Council for Int'l Visitors|
|Apr 4, 2013||Steve Moore Misson Nexus, North American Misson Leaders Conference, Dallas Sept 2013||Mar 7, 2013||David Watson with City Teams. Disciple Making that grows churches, multiplies churches, and expands the Kingdom to where it is not, sociologically and geographically.|
|Feb 7, 2013||Brad and his family work in a major city in East Asia and plan to open a training/community center in the heart of a Muslim community He will be sharing regarding crossing cultures and strategies for reaching Muslims.||Gospel For Muslims|
|Jan 3, 2013||No meeting in January 2013|
We meet on the 1st Thursday of most months from Noon until 1:30 pm at Irving Bible Church, West D.
Lunch served - $5.00 per person and you are welcome to join us - no RSVP necessary.
Irving Bible Church
2435 Kinwest Pkwy West D
Irving, TX 75063