Training World Christians; A Handbook in Missionary Education

Training World Christians; A Handbook in Missionary Education

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This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1921 edition. Excerpt: ... Either efficient or inefficient Christians are in the making. The following means of training for this highly important task are among the most valuable: 1. Enroll in a correspondence training course with your denominational Sunday-school board. These boards are proTiding special courses for church-school missionary leaders. 2. Start a leadership-training course for the missionary workers in your own school. Your denominational board will advise you as to how this may be done. 3. Attend the summer conferences of the Missionary Education Movement. 4. Attend the missionary institutes and general schools of methods held by your Sunday-school board, by the International Sunday School Association, or by any other agency that is doing effective work in the fields of religious education. 5. Read. Write to your denominational Sunday-school board for the latest information and the best helps on missionary, education. Read and study all you can. The relation of the missionary organization to the whole church school.--I have tried, in these suggestions on organization, to bear in mind the widely divergent plans of general organization in vogue among the church schools. Nothing that has been said in this chapter can be construed as rigid. The plans suggested are flexible. No scheme of missionary organization can be drawn to fit the needs of all schools. I have tried here to outline rather the general principles of organization and to set down the major responsibilities of any adequate missionary committee. If yours is a highly developed school, with an educational division and a service division, you will necessarily have a specialized committee for the promotion of missionary education. Some schools call it the "missions group."1 Or if your...show more

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  • Paperback | 68 pages
  • 189 x 246 x 4mm | 141g
  • Rarebooksclub.com
  • Miami Fl, United States
  • English
  • black & white illustrations
  • 1236511468
  • 9781236511461