Conversation Tools

Five Things | Including short videos and studies to help students to prepare “five things” after graduation: kingdom vision, team, plan, ongoing equipping, and coach. Check out the Chinese version.

Life on Mission (LoM)  |  A resource designed for international students to be sent into the world as ambassadors for Christ. It includes conversation topics on servanthood and stewardship as well as a checklist to help students gauge if they are prepared to contextualize their faith. Contact us to receive a copy.

 

Bible Studies

Xplore | Developed by the Center for Mission Mobilization, 7 lessons based on God’s word to help Christians to understand God’s global mission and to embrace a life style as world Christians wherever they go. Available also in Chinese.

GoMobilize  | Another series of Bible studies by the Center for Mission Mobilization to challenge Christians to take a step further and invite others to join them to live out God’s global purpose with practical suggestions. Available also in Chinese.

 

Books

J.I. Packer, Evangelism and the Sovereignty of God | A classic by a master theologian affirming both the sovereignty of God and the necessity of evangelism. The Chinese version is available here.

John Piper, Let the Nations Be Glad | Piper writes a helpful book on missions, particularly its orientation as an endeavor for God’s glory to be made known among all nations. The Chinese version is available free for download, courtesy of desiringgod.org.

 

*Summer Mission offers opportunities for students to grow their faith, communicate their faith, and multiply faith with an intentional community. It’s a great place to send students over the summer break to learn how to start living their life on mission!

 

Missions exists because worship doesn’t. Worship is ultimate, not missions, because God is ultimate, not man. When this age is over, and the countless millions of the redeemed fall on their faces before the throne of God, missions will be no more.

John Piper

pastor and author