A Proposal for Strategic Partnerships

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Re-Thinking Missions. 4 Point Strategy. Mission Statement. . ULBC’s God-glorifying and joy-producing mission is to know Jesus and make Him known.. New . Vision for ULBC Mission Partnerships. . We . ID: 632918 Download Presentation

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A Proposal for Strategic Partnerships

Re-Thinking Missions

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4 Point Strategy

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Mission Statement

ULBC’s God-glorifying and joy-producing mission is to know Jesus and make Him known.

New

Vision for ULBC Mission Partnerships

We desire to form significant partnerships with missionaries whose goal is to penetrate unreached people with the gospel, plant indigenous churches and mobilize its people for Great Commission work themselves.

VISION

– New Missions Emphasis

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Community Outreach

Community Picnic

Other Outreach Events

Leadership Development

Training Resources & EventsOverall Mentoring & Training EldersAddition to Pastoral StaffMove toward 2nd Full-Time PastorSignificant Maintenance Needs to ChurchExterior Brick

Lighting

WindowsParking LotCarpeting

STRENGTH

– Mature & Healthy ULBC

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Spiritual Partnership

Emphasis in Worship Services

Deliberate Church-wide Prayer

Encouragement

Communication & CounselTraining & ResourcesPhysical PartnershipGoal of Significant Support LevelsRegularly Visiting FieldsMeeting Occasional NeedsAccountability

Expectation of Frequent Reporting

Regular Evaluation of Ministry ProgressPARTNERSHIP

– More Significant Relationships

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Growth of ULBC

Increased maturity, depth and effectiveness of local ministry

Increased desire to be personally involved in missions

Lord willing, increased financial & human resources

Growth of MissionsPartnership with growing number of ULBC members involvedSending of ULBC Church-Planters to the Mission FieldSupport Level & Number of Missionaries to increase in proportion to ULBC GrowthGOAL

– Growth of ULBC & Missions

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Responsibility often requires tough decisions

Evaluation of people’s ministry is difficult work

All Christian ministry is not missions

Stop supporting ≠ bad people or bad ministries

Things to Keep in Mind as You Consider the Proposal

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Retain 4 of Current 15 Missionaries

Boese

(Ivory Coast) – Strong Connection to Church-Planting*

Lundquist (Austria

) – Church-Planting*Somers (India) – Church-Planting*Vasquez (Arkansas, U.S.) – Church-PlantingShort-Term GoalsPropose 1 New MissionaryIncrease Monthly Support

Increase Our Involvement

*Either Unreached or Mobilizing

PROPOSAL

– Smaller Team of Strategic Partners

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Support Amounts

Boese

(Ivory Coast) - $2,700 (same)Lundquist (Austria

) - $3,200 down to $3,000

Somers (India) - $3,000 (same)Vasquez (Arkansas, U.S.) - $4,200 down to $3,300New Missionary - $3,000 (new)Missions Fund $3,000 up to $6,500

Missions Conference

Leadership of Missions TripsPeriodic Missionary Needs

PROPOSAL

– Smaller Team of Strategic Partners

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The Biblical perspective of missionaries being supported from others:

“I rejoiced in the Lord greatly that now at length you have revived your concern for me. You were indeed concerned for me but you had no opportunity. Not that I am speaking of being in need, for I have learned in whatever situation I am to be content . . . I can do all things through him who strengthens me.” Philippians 4:10-13

PROPOSAL

– Gradually Discontinue Others

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Group 1 4 months – 100%x2…75%x1…50%x1

Affleck

CampbellChilds

Stomps

YahrGroup 2 5 months – 100%x3…75%x1…50%x1DaweMungerDetroit A.A.M.Porwoll

Group 3 7 months – 100%x3…75%x2…50%x2

ShadySutherland

PROPOSAL

– Gradually Discontinue Others

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2014 Missions Budget - $47,200

2015 Missions Budget - $31,523*

2016 Missions Budget - $21,500This is a

significant

missions budget (cf. sister churches)It allows for a significant partnershipIt allows for ULBC to get healthy and strongIt allows for growth in accordance with our new strategyPlease note:*2015 Missions Budget includes Ramp-Down Monies

Congregation will vote on

who we supportCongregation will vote on specific dollar amount

of support (not %)

PROPOSAL

– Ramp-Down to Healthier Budget

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4 Point Strategy

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Remember the danger of the tongue

“No human being can tame the tongue. It is a restless evil, full of deadly passion” James 3:8

Remember the source of disunity

“What causes quarrels and what causes fights among you? It is not this, that your passions are at war within you?” James 4:1

Exercise genuine wisdom“The wisdom from above is . . . peaceable . . . And a harvest of righteousness is sown in peace by those who make peace.” James

3:17-18

Heed the Scripture


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