Anyone working with Japanese Christians who has tried to develop leaders recognizes there are unique cultural challenges. While there are no silver bullet solutions, this seminar will discuss some of the barriers and suggest approaches to lay leadership development among Japanese Christians.
Japanese Redemptive Analogy webinar will examine three main points: First, an indigenous Japanese name for the Creator God, and how it helps address the objection of Christianity being a foreign religion; Second, the parallel between the Japanese and Hebrew world view concerning sin and its solution; Third, share the redemptive analogy developed in Brian’s book, … Read more
Have you tinkered with Discovery Bible Study? Do you know why we ask the questions we do? What is a successful Discovery Study? This webinar is great for folks who’ve had some exposure to Discovery Bible Study, but still have questions, or for those who need a refresher on this disciple-making approach.
There are reasons why we do what we do in worship, why we sing songs or pray at particular times in the flow of worship, and how what we say to move from one element to another can be simultaneously instructive and formative.
In this webinar, you will discover how mentoring is key for spiritual growth and revival in Japan. Mentoring and discipling someone is a spiritual investment that takes time and energy. However, as their faith is rooted in Christ, multiplication through evangelism and discipleship can happen. We will take a look at this type of discipling … Read more
How one ministry in Japan is using the science of story to message the gospelâ€¦and getting results!
Jesus said he would build his church. When Jesus gave the disciples their final mission for their role in accomplishing his task, Jesus specified their focus was to “make disciples of all nationsâ€. As we focus on making disciples, there are different ways to do so. This is because we live in a diverse world … Read more
Ian Downs will introduce an approach to discipleship that is transforming the way we reach spiritual seekers with the Word of God. Discovery Bible Study is designed to be Simple, Biblical, and Reproducible, so that from the very beginning we are discipling disciple makers.
What mobilization is, who are mobilizers and what do they do, how mobilization works within the context of missions and local church, how you can become involved, and how mobilizing plays a crucial role in discipleship.