Shandon wants to be known as a Sending Church. This definition from The Upstream Collective guides our efforts:
“A Sending Church is a local community of Christ-followers who have made a covenant together to be prayerful, deliberate and proactive in developing, commissioning, and sending their own members both locally and globally, often in partnership with other churches or agencies, and continuing to encourage, support and advocate for them while making disciples cross-culturally.”
If you’re sensing a call to serve as a mid-term or long-term missionary or church planter, contact Missions Pastor David Taylor to explore your next step in the assessment and application process.
The following resources will be helpful as you seek to discern God’s call: