“I guess I want you to know that God uses us exactly as He has created us to be.”
In her first year of ministry in Central Asia, Anne began learning the language and acclimating to her surroundings. One Tuesday evening, she put on a kettle of tea as her roommate answered a knock at the door.
What do the deserts of North Africa, the islands of Southeast Asia, the urban cityscape of New York City, and the mountains of Central Asia have in common? They are all home to the world’s most unreached Muslim people groups. Watch Multiply, a four-episode series about the diversity of the Muslim world and how God is moving to make Himself known there.
If you are interested in not building on another man’s foundation, consider working in a rural part of Thailand with no known churches or believers. Among this people group are some of the area’s most poor and oppressed, who until now, have had no opportunity to hear about Jesus. Engage in mercy ministry, addiction recovery, youth ministry and more. Through prayer walking and finding people who are interested in learning about God, be part of a team that will begin pioneering the first disciple-making movement among this unengaged people group. Watch this video.
Spend 6 months to 2 years as a missions intern in Siberia while studying and living with Siberian, Russian and international students at a university where shamanist, Muslim and Buddhist worlds intersect. Learn from long-term missionaries and join their team, discipling students towards a relationship with Jesus through oral Bible storytelling. Learn from the experience of long-termers, the history of other missions movements, fellow students and interns and, most importantly, God. This Siberian internship is a great place to start your missional journey.
Spend one year in New York City working alongside experienced church planters to gain practical ministry experience, mentoring and understanding of a biblical worldview of mission. Gain a firm theological foundation and put it into practice by:
Wherever you’re coming from or going to, NYC Immerse will prepare you for ministry in your neighborhood or a city across the world.
If you have a bachelor’s degree in English, communications, linguistics or TEFL with a TEFL certificate, there is a perfect opportunity waiting for you. A church planting team on an island in Southeast Asia needs a teacher with a heart for kids who would commit one to two years to help them with their English school. The potential for building relationships and ministry are amazing as you serve on this church-planting team, ministering to Muslims.