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  Mission (Christian) - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
A Christian mission has been widely defined, since the Lausanne Congress of 1974, as that which is designed "to form a viable indigenous church-planting movement." This definition is motivated by theological analyses of the acts required to enhance God's reputation (usually translated as "glory" or "honor").
Christian missions strategist Luis Bush pinpointed the need for a major focus of evangelism in the "10/40 Window," a phrase he coined in his presentation at the missionary conference Lausanne '89 in Manila.
In the fastest-growing Christian movements, the pastoral education is "pipelined," flowing in a just-in-time fashion from the central churches to daughter churches.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Mission_(Christian)   (3062 words)

  
 Mission - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Missions or Missões (in Portuguese) also is the name of a region located in today's state of Rio Grande do Sul, roughly occupying the same area previously dominated by the colonial missions.
Mission, Oregon, in the U.S. Mission, South Dakota, in the U.S. Mission, Texas, in the U.S. Mission, Calgary, a district in Calgary, Alberta, Canada
A Mission bottle in pharmacy is a container for an oral liquid drug that is given to a patient (as opposed to a stock bottle, which usually contains a bulk amount of liquid and is not to be given to patients).
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Mission   (572 words)

  
 Mission (Christian) - Voyager, the free encyclopedia   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
In modern missionary doctrines, mission stations are deprecated, because they were historically ineffective.
Christians are not allowed to worship another god, celebrate festivals, or conduct rituals that are non-Christian.
In addition, Christian missionaries often effected positive cultural change in native societies, working to eliminate practices such as torture and ritual human sacrifice that were practiced in some (but by no means all) indigenous cultures.
www.voyager.in /Mission_(Christian)   (3029 words)

  
 Mission Statement of Christian Aid
Christian Aid is empowered by the Lord to be the communications link between the overseas groups we serve and the donors that support them.
We strive to alert Christians to the needs of the ministries that are reaching their own people for Christ.
Christian Aid has been contacted by more than 6,000 indigenous ministries that have a total of 300,000 missionaries on the field or ready to go when support is received.
www.christianaid.org /mission.asp   (321 words)

  
 Christian Service Mission - Home Page
Christian Service Mission is a not-for-profit, non-denominational, faith based service organization incorporated in Jefferson County, Alabama in 1970.
We have a history of providing shelter and Christian care for homeless women and temporary shelter for battered and abused women with children.
Christian Service Mission is funded from public donations of cash, clothing, household goods, appliances, food, and many other usable items.
www.christianservicemission.org   (342 words)

  
 Christian Mission Group Ordered to Leave Venezuela Over Allegations | Christianpost.com- Christian News Online , ...
Venezuela’s president announced Wednesday that a Christian tribal mission group headquartered in Florida must leave the country, claiming that the missionaries are in co-op with the CIA among other accusations.
Specifically, the mission group believes there are misunderstandings on the relationship between the U.S. government and NTM and NTM’s purpose in Venezuela.
New Tribes Mission, which has planted tribal churches in more than 18 countries, is concerned about the tribal people they have served, in the case that they do leave.
christianpost.com /article/missions/1812/section/.../1.htm   (612 words)

  
 Christian Television Mission, Inc.   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
Christian Television Mission has been ministering Gods love in Word and Deed since 1956.
Our mission is to motivate and mobilize concerned Christian to assist in the work of God among the poor, in under served and un-reached places.
Christian Television Mission has a program which facilitates the sending of individuals and teams, on short term missions.
www.christianlink.com /tv/ctm   (787 words)

  
 Medical and Dental Missions Directory
Christian Medical Missions, Inc. (CMMI), established in 1990, sends medical teams five times a year for one week to provide medical, dental and eye care to the indigenous people of remote Indian villages in Panama, Guatemala, Nicaragua and Mexico, including Mayan Indians.
Christian pediatric specialists and nurses needed for work in baby orphanages in China, and new pediatric hospital under direction of Australian doctor.
The Global Health Outreach is a short term program that exists to provide opportunities for medical, dental and other healthcare professionals, students, their families and associates to serve Christ, to share Christ and to grow in Christ, at locations around the world and year round.
www.missionfinder.org /medical.htm   (3842 words)

  
 HCM Home
Haitian Christian Mission is a non-denominational Christian mission founded in 1974 under the leadership of Etienne and Betty Prophete.
Len Clevenger was involved with the mission from incorporation and remains quite involved today as Chairman of the Board.
It has grown today into a major mission, saving lives and raising the standard of living for many.
www.haitianchristianmission.org   (90 words)

  
 Mission Trips: Christian Dental Society
Traditionally, there have been far fewer dental mission voluteers compared to those involved in medical outreach programs.
A dentist, desiring to serve and interested in the goals of the Christian Dental Society, should request further information from the Society's central office.
With completion of the mission application, CDS will send the names and addresses of organizations, missions and career missionaries through whom detailed arrangements can be made.
www.christiandental.org /mission-trips/index.htm   (405 words)

  
 Mission Possible : Christian Centre   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
The Christian Centre is a Pentecostal church and is fully committed to a vibrant expression of faith in everyday life.
The Christian Centre @ Stapleford is committed to building a community of Christ like people where the power of God’s grace and love are demonstrated in us and though us to the people whom He should bring into our lives.
The Christian Centre @ Stapleford is committed to building a community of Christ like people where every believer is a disciple and plays an active part in the life of the church.
www.mission-possible.org /group/group.aspx?id=2792   (345 words)

  
 Christian Mission
The Department of Labor recently awarded $700,000 to International Justice Mission (IJM), a Christian organization against human rights abuses, to counter child trafficking in Thailand.
The reason: in many cases these faith groups are the only groups doing this kind of work, or that have the expertise and infrastructure in certain parts of the world.
Still, advocates for separation of church and state question whether the government should give money to an organization that hires only Christians, or to any group that identifies strongly with a particular religious faith.
www.acfnewsource.org /religion/christian_mission.html   (556 words)

  
 Christian Quaker Internet Mission - Christian Friends   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
The Christian Quaker Internet Mission is a voluntary ministry of Christian Friends (Quakers) who want to fulfill the great commission given to us by our Lord and Saviour Jesus Christ, "Go ye therefore, and teach all nations" (Mt.28:19).
The Christian Quaker Internet Mission is hosted on www.christianquaker.net which belongs to our founder Themistoklis Papaioannou.
Christian Quakers are devoted Christians who follow their Lord, Saviour, Teacher and Prophet Jesus Christ.
christianquaker.net   (705 words)

  
 Mission Springs: Outdoor Education: Christian Schools
Mission Springs Outdoor Education utilizes hands-on science and team-building activities to foster each student's relationship with his or her Creator and to promote good stewardship of God's creation.
Classes are taught by Mission Springs Naturalists with supervisory assistance from parent chaperones the school provides.
As students are led through 3 major ecosystems that make up Mission Springs, they investigate what characterizes each ecosystem and identify various plants and trees in each habitat.
www.missionsprings.com /oe_christianschools.html   (564 words)

  
 Rutland Area Christian School - Mission Statement
Rutland Area Christian School is an independent, interdenominational, coeducational Christian school, operated cooperatively by an association of members.
The school is committed to the historic Christian perspective of life as set forth in the Bible, recognizing God as the Creator of all things, and Jesus Christ as the Son of God and Savior.
It holds that the fear of God is the beginning of wisdom, that fellowship with God is the basis of true community, and that each student is uniquely created by God as a physical, intellectual, social, emotional and spiritual being and is thus endowed with particular talents.
www.racsonline.com /mission.htm   (346 words)

  
 YMCA Mission - Christian Leadership   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
During a weekend training event, workshops are conducted on a variety of leadership subjects which may include the YMCA Mission, devotions, storytelling, discipline, chapel, values education and much more.
A Christian atmosphere is projected without preaching a particular doctrine.
Sharing Christian values and the YMCA Mission in all YMCA programs is emphasized.
www.ymcamission.org /web/leadership.asp   (164 words)

  
 Africa Christian Mission: Christian Education
Through the use of a Christ-Centered Educational Curriculum with children in the Mission's schools, ACM provides a head start for youngsters needing to catch the vision for world missions.
The Mission realizes that 60% of Africa's population are under 25 years of age, thus the urgent need to focus on them.
The Christian Day Care facility at Amedzofe seeks to cultivate God's word in the hearts of the children at an early age.
www.africachristianmission.com /christian-ed.htm   (163 words)

  
 Mission Peak Christian School
Mission Peak Christian School provides a strong Christian education for grades K-12.
MPCS exists to assist parents in their efforts to train up children the way God has designed.
The school is an extension of the home and the church and is committed to high standards of academic excellence and Christian character.
www.missionpeakbaptist.org /school.html   (89 words)

  
 January 1988
The leader suggested an appropriate strategy for infusing mission vision into children's lives was to have a mission emphasis four times a year÷every time there is a fifth Sunday.
Not only is mission-centered Christian education biblical, say these mission education specialists, but it's necessary if the church is going to meet its current and future obligations.
Tempicton claims that because missions isn't an "added-on something" but an integral part of Calvary Church's entire Christian education program, the children have an attitude of "not IF I'm going to go,' but 'WHERE will I go?"' It bodes well for the congregation's future missions impact.
www.missionfrontiers.org /1988/01/j886.htm   (1086 words)

  
 UMW - 2006 Schools of Christian Mission
The learners will attend Schools of Christian Mission in their United Methodist annual conferences, local churches, and special education events.
The second-year mission study on India and Pakistan presents the richness and diversity of the cultures of India and Pakistan.
Mission study books can be ordered from the Service Center.
new.gbgm-umc.org /umw/news/news-1/2006-schools-of-christian-mission   (511 words)

  
 Christian Food Mission
The Christian Food Mission (CFM) was originally founded for the general purposes of (1) feeding the needy and (2) sharing the truths of Christianity with others.
This has led to the development of a “tract ministry” to distribute Christian literature as a means of teaching and evangelism.
He was called to serve at the Christian Food Mission by God through Robert Smith and has been at the Mission for nine years.
www.christianfoodmission.org   (541 words)

  
 Africa Christian Mission   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
The AFRICA CHRISTIAN MISSION (ACM) is an indigenous, independent and interdenominational Ghanaian Mission Organization.
To gather, train and equip missionaries for cross-cultural Christian mission.
To demonstrate the ministry of Jesus Christ through soul-winning crusades, a Christ-centered education curriculum, compassion ministries to orphans, the sick, the poor and disabled.
www.africachristianmission.com   (89 words)

  
 Christian Mission Projects in Belarus
My name is Perry Haupt and this mission began in 1994 just after my retirement when I received the calling to go on a Bible distribution tour into Russia.
Please visit the Children of Chernobyl NC website if you would like to sponsor a child or send us an email if you are interested in donating to the orphanage in any other way.
A model Christian Center is now in place in the Krichev area of Eastern Belarus.
www.missionbelarus.com   (718 words)

  
 Greater Europe Mission Christian Missionary Resource
Greater Europe Mission is committed to God, the peoples of Europe, the Body of Christ in North America, and the people of Greater Europe Mission.
We strive to serve churches and believers in North America, stimulating their commitment to world missions and encouraging their partnership in reaching Europe for Christ Our staff members serve as credible and effective representatives of Jesus and contribute to His cause in Europe.
Our mission is to assist the people of Europe in building up the Body of Christ, so that every person in Europe is within reach of a witnessing fellowship.
www.gemission.org /about/faq.asp   (1072 words)

  
 Greater Europe Mission Christian Missionary Resource   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
While at camp, they explore Christianity, ask questions, and probe the meaning of surrendering their lives to Jesus.
Equipping and encouraging church leaders is a primary purpose of Greater Europe Mission.
Greater Europe Mission assists its missionaries to be healthy, effective in ministry, growing in leadership skills, and committed to life-long learning.
www.gemission.org /serving/serviceopportunities.asp   (801 words)

  
 Our Mission - Christian Outdoor Alliance   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
The Christian Outdoor Alliance's mission is to guide our youth to a relationship with Jesus Christ through experiences in God's great outdoors.
The Christian Outdoor Alliance began its quest to impact lives for Christ in 2002.
The Christian Outdoor Alliance is a ministry for outreach, education, and fellowship built on having fun in the outdoors.
www.mycoa.org /mission.html   (221 words)

  
 Amazon.com: Bible and Mission: Christian Witness in a Postmodern World: Books: Richard Bauckham   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
The result is a very important biblical contribution to the contemporary church which provides a wonderful context for finding ways to live as God's Missional community in the contemporary situation of globalization and consumerist idolatry.
It is a penetrating and very illuminating analysis of the relevance and importance of Christian Mission for the (religious)struggles and economic problems of our present postmodern world.
The worldwide spread of Christian Mission in the biblical sense in the 21th century is the opposite of a 'tidal wave of religious homogenization and imperialism sweeping away all diversity of the world'.
amazon.com /Bible-Mission-Christian-Witness-Postmodern/dp/0801027713   (1074 words)

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