February 2011 archive

What is the Mission Service Corps?

Established in 1977 by the Southern Baptist Convention Designed to expand the missionary force to reach the world for Christ A part of the North American Mission Board A team of long-term, self-funded missionaries Missionaries secure their own support for an assigned ministry Contributions from individuals form the majority of the support system MSC missionaries …

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Why Plant a Church?

With over 300,000 churches in America, why would we want to plant more? Consider these statistics from www.e4network.org : — 65% of North American’s (~200 million people) have no church affiliation and do not consider themselves Christians. — If we were to start new churches of 1000 people each, we would need almost 200,000 new …

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Tim Shamburger, Mission Service Corps Missionary

Tim was approved officially as a Mission Service Corps Missionary on November 2, 2010. Praise the Lord! Continue to pray for us as we take this exciting next step in the adventure in missions that God has taken us. Mission Service Corps was established in 1977 by the Southern Baptist Convention as part of our …

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