Observe the local people and do what they do. The same principle can benefit those who work alongside national ministry partners.
When they bought their freeze dryer, they didn't understand why they felt compelled to buy it for ministry. But this showed them God's plan.
Global partnership is when you (Partner A) find a partner (Partner B) and come alongside them with the skills and resources God has given you.
After Russia invaded Ukraine, believers everywhere have jumped into action, including a North American electrician and an EMT.
Abel and Niky faithfully serve in the church planting role God has called them to. North Americans are invited to come alongside them.
Coming alongside National Leaders to support, equip, & connect them in church planting is a powerful way to work together to share Good News.
In the National-First Approach, the partner knows who trustworthy individuals are and has a relationship to help in a crisis.
Gospel proclamation doesn't change. In a coup, one partner decided to pivot and innovate using resources from North American partners.
We focus flow of funds into hands of known partners, resourcing long-term relationships we trust. Afghanistan needs long-term help.
Live Global is capturing the same kind of process to connect someone in North America to an indigenous ministry leader.