What happens when disciples of Christ don’t also make disciples – when modeling, training, and the care of a mentor are absent? Discipleship poverty.
What does discipleship poverty look like?
Shallow faith. Lost and misguided souls. Broken lives and broken relationships with God and with people.
Developing Workers Global exists to fulfill the Great Commission to make disciples, and in order for discipleship to flourish, new disciples ought to also make disciples.
Through the 3 arms of ministry at Developing Workers, our common aim is to equip leaders for discipleship. Recently, our team had the opportunity to serve together toward the goal of building up local ministry leaders. Hundreds from in and around the greater Phoenix area – as well as several from outside the region – […]
We invite you to embark on a trip to Israel with us early next year! Join us as we see and serve the land where Jesus walked! Dates: February 9, 2024 – February 18, 2024 Trip Cost: $4,800 During this spectacular trip, you will have the opportunity to see the Bible come to life as we visit the main […]
It truly takes a village, a community, a tribe to make a thing worthwhile. Last weekend’s events in Phoenix, AZ were no exception to that rule. Developing Workers is so grateful for the prayers, the volunteer hours, the financial gifts, and the partnering churches and organizations that contributed to 4 successful equipping events in the […]
Developing Workers exists to mobilize ministry for discipleship – both locally and globally. This month, we’ve sent teams to actively serve abroad with Mobilize Medical and Foundations Training. Hear more about the impact Mobilize had in Tanzania, and pray with us for the Foundations Training in Nigeria. Pray as Nigeria is Engaged for Discipleship Trainers […]
Happy New Year to you and yours! Developing Workers is off to a full-speed start this year with ready hearts and hands. Thanks to the continued faithful giving of our community of supporters, we will continue the work of discipleship locally and globally in 2023. Celebrate with us: through our matching gift and your generous […]
Pastors and other ministry leaders are continually pouring themselves out to others in their community, but few have someone regularly coaching and building them up as they strive to disciple others. To disciple well, leaders need the security and encouragement generated in supportive relationships saturated with grace. They are battling discipleship poverty, yet they succumb to it themselves. […]
The vast majority of Developing Workers’ ministry is focused on building up the Church – the people of God here and around the world that make up the Body of Christ so they might serve as a light in the nations they live. However, today, we have the privilege to share how a volunteer with […]
As a Mobilize Medical team heads out, they go knowing they can bring medicine to treat and relieve symptoms, to dress wounds, and to bring comfort. However, our team preparing now for Kenya was recently reminded by Kelly Ramsland, director of Mobilize, that there is much more entailed in their work. “We can go and […]
Our prayer team has been praying with us for our team members, Matt and Onalee Swartz, as they are in Poland looking for the best means to support the church leaders and ministry there. We invite you today to join the efforts of this work through prayer. They arrived last week and immediately saw the […]