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Upcoming Missions Events

  • Biblical Counselor Training Conference

    July 25 - August 5 Aguas de Lindoia, Brazil FGM is participating in the annual conference of the Association of Biblical Counselors of Brazil in Aguas de Lindoia. Please pray for us during this time! Find Out More
  • Missions Roundtable

    August 21 / 9:30am–4:00pm Harbour Shores Church, 8011 E 216th St, Noblesville, IN 46034 You are invited! You're invited to a roundtable discuss of the question, “What can we as pastors, missions leaders and local churches do to encourage a movement toward local churches directing missions?”  Cost:          There is NO CHARGE to you.  Lunch and refreshments will be provided.  A special thanks to… Find Out More
  • Seminary Biblical Counselor Training

    September 22 - September 26 Fortaleza, Brazil A team from FGM is participating in the annual conference of a seminary in Fortaleza, Brazil. Please pray for us! Find Out More

From the Blog

  • Everyone Should Have a Timothy

      Sep 2013 BCTC Class   I love spending time with my 3-year-old grandson.  He will work alongside me around the house because he likes to “do stuff with Papi.”  Sometimes we will work on a project together or do … Continue reading → No related posts. Read More
  • Typhoon Destroys Churches & Homes Killing Thousands!

    Our brothers and sisters in Christ, along with legions of others in Philippines have experienced the horror of destruction and death caused by one of the strongest tropical cyclones to hit land in recorded history! Friday, November 8, one of the strongest storms … Continue reading → No... Read More
  • Biblical Roles in missions, Part 7 – Responsibilities in Missions

    Responsibilities of Missionary Candidate Missionary candidates and local churches both have responsibilities in the missionary process.  Missionary candidates should be careful to exercise the following.  1.      Candidates should have a deep conviction regarding the great commission, that God has commanded … Continue reading → Related posts: Biblical Roles... Read More
  • Biblical Roles in missions, Part 6 – Agencies don’t send missionaries.

    Agencies don’t send missionaries.  This may sound strange for a missionary agency to say, but at Faith Global Missions, we truly believe this.  Mission agencies like FGM should exist to help churches send missionaries.  As a matter of fact, FGM … Continue reading → Related posts:... Read More
  • Biblical Roles in missions, Part 5 – Those Who Are Called

    In Acts 13:1-4 we see the Holy Spirit calling those who are already serving in a local church.  He did not call people into missions who are not already serving.  Barnabas and Saul were among the most gifted ministers in … Continue reading → Related posts: Biblical... Read More
  • Biblical Roles in Missions, Part 4 – Local Church Confirms the Call

    The Holy Spirit’s call to missions is denied or confirmed through the local church.  Sommer erroneously suggests that “the call of a missionary is confirmed through the financial gifts of God’s people” (Sommer 1999, 69).  He also suggests that anyone … Continue reading → Related posts: Biblical... Read More

Missions News From Around the World (mnnonline.org)

  • A silversmith and teacher shedding light in Paraguay

    Donald and Carol Paige family(Photo courtesy of The Mission Society) Paraguay (MNN) -- If you've ever had a time in your life where you can clearly see where God is guiding you, you know what a blessing that can be. And if you've ever... Read More
  • Have you forgotten the refugees?

    Why are these children pulling a longerwork day than most adults?(Photo courtesy of IMB students) Syria (MNN) -- The situation in Syria isn't improving. It's only been overshadowed by other events in the Middle East, and largely forgotten by the public. According to the... Read More
  • 3 reasons why child sponsorship matters

    (Photo courtesy Katey Hearth, GFA) India (MNN) -- Some people wonder why child sponsorship is such a big deal. There are certainly many questions surrounding the topic: What's the money used for? Am I the only person helping this child? How do you know your... Read More
  • Meriam Ibrahim freed, meets Pope

    Italy (MNN) -- A Sudanese Christian woman who was sentenced to death for apostasy has finally been released and allowed to leave the country. The 27-year-old mother of two, Meriam Ibrahim, and her American husband traveled to Italy yesterday, meeting with Pope Francis after landing. ... Read More
  • Social media buzz over FGM rumors

    (Image courtesy Maryland GovPics via Flickr) Iraq (MNN) -- IS (formerly ISIS) terrorists are ordering all women and girls near the city of Mosul, Iraq to undergo female genital mutilation (FGM). Or are they? There's plenty of social media buzz surrounding Muslim culture, extremists, and... Read More
  • Egyptian Christians, al-Sisi and the Muslim Brotherhood

    (Photo courtesy Flickr/Globovision) Egypt (MNN) -- From June 2012 to late 2013, Egyptian Christians suffered greatly under the rise and subsequent fall of former President Mohammed Morsi and the Muslim Brotherhood: death threats, street fights, church burnings, vandalism and cold-blood murder. "Morsi and his group, they... Read More