Mature and seasoned disciple-makers sensing a calling to deeper commitment and service to our Lord Jesus Christ may be assigned to pioneer new ministry areas or strengthen existing ones in cooperation with the local ministry team.
Cross-cultural ministry is encouraged to further refine disciples’ character and ability to minister to the broader Body of Christ. At the first level a laborer from one cultural group is transferred to another cultural group within the Philippines.
As local missionaries learn to be culturally sensitive and how to minister effectively in another cultural setting, then they can begin to consider a cultural setting outside of the Philippines.
Presently three local missionaries have or are working cross culturally in student ministries and one in community development and discipleship in an ethnic community. Some are now considering God¹s leading into another cultural setting in the Philippines or abroad.