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CHURCH MULTIPLICATION CONFERENCE
In November the Alliancefor SCP hosted its first "Church
Multiplication through Partnership" conference in the US.
Dallas, Texaswas the venue for the gathering which welcomed 125
church and mission agency representatives.
Also participating were national church planting leaders from Belarus,
Bulgaria, CzechRepublic, Romania, Russiaand Ukraine. Attendees
were treated to presentations by Nik Nedelchev, President of the
European Evangelical Alliance; Ted Noble, President of Greater
Europe Mission and representatives of organizations like United
World Mission, Global Missions
League and the
Board. The purpose of the conference was
to envision participants for saturation church planting and for
partnering with the Alliancefor practical application of SCP principles
in post-communist Eurasia.
Here are some quotes that typify the response of conference participants
. . .
"Well planned, well focused, well implemented . . . I would
travel half the world to hear people (nationals) of the caliber
"All (breakout sessions) were good because there were quality
presentations followed by interaction with Q & A."
"I feel like I was able to learn principles that will help
us as we look at strategic questions for our organization. The
conference served as an excellent stimulus to raise the questions
we need to wrestle with. Thanks."
"The content of the conference was so good I wanted to
be in every session."
In the end church and agencies were challenged to make a new
or renewed commitment to the Alliancepartnership. Click here to
view the recently revised ASCP
Partnership Agreement presented
at the conference.
Alliance for Saturation Church Planting
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Dr. Bob Snyder, MD is president and founder of International
Health Services, headquartered in Budapest, Hungary. The vision of IHS
is to equip medical professionals to and share the reality of Jesus
and principles. In a recent edition of "Lessons Learned from
the Journey," Dr. Snyder shares a compelling story that answers
the question The
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related to SCP
MINISTRY IN RUSSIA"
by Daniel Downey
Daniel Downey (and wife Lisa) live in Zagreb, Croatiawhere Daniel
serves as Area Director for United
World Mission. The Downeys
mobilized church planters in Central Asia for five years before
moving to Croatia. Recently Daniel conducted interviews of both
cross-cultural SCP workers and national church planting leaders.
Daniel summarizes the results of his research in the article "The
Future of Saturation Church Planting Ministry in Russia."
To interact with Daniel on his thoughts about the future of SCP
ministry in Russia, please email Daniel at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Bernie Miller, Assoc. Director
P.O. Box 843,
Monument, CO 80132
Tel: (719)488-4172 or
Jay Weaver, Director of Field Ministries
1111-Budapest Budafoki ut 34/B, III/3 Hungary
Tel: +36 1 466-5978
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