Friday, November 9, 2012

4:12 Network: A General Contractor Service

The Baptist Association of Christian Educators (BACE) recently asked me to write an article describing the ministry of 4:12 Network. Below is the introduction to that article. You can read more through the following the link.

I would also encourage you to join BACE for their annual meeting, February 21 and 22, 2013 in Panama City Florida.
God has placed you in a church as a general contractor to help build up the body of Christ (see Ephesians 4:11-16). The 4:12 Network is a ministry that helps you find the “sub-contractors” you might need in order to complete the building project. It finds its name and purpose in Ephesians 4:12, “for the training of the saints in the work of ministry, to build up the body of Christ” (HCSB). The goal is to provide a place where church leaders look for that just right ministry specialist and their resources that can meet a specific ministry need. The needs vary, as do the churches, so the challenge lies with how to help the church find the best solution. The 4:12 Network is the solution place.
How does it work for the church? . . . READ MORE