Joe Handley

 

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Stories from Joe Handley, president of Asian Access

"The single most effective evangelistic methodology under heaven is planting new churches."
(C. Peter Wagner, “Church Planting For a Greater Harvest,” Page 7.)

Yesterday, during a break out session with Dr. Gary McIntosh, professor at Talbot Seminary, I asked if this quote from Dr. Wagner was true. Gary has been teaching for Asian Access/Japan with over 100 graduates of Asian Access leadership training this week and walking through principles for growing churches.

  Dr. Gary L. McIntosh teaches pastors in A2/Japan

Dr. Gary L. McIntosh 
 

Gary answered a definitive and resounding, "YES"! He said the research proves the quote to be true year after year. This is precisely why Asian Access is so committed to developing leaders who multiply churches: because we believe our best effort in reaching Asia for Christ is to come alongside leading pastors, invest in them as leaders and serve as a catalytic force for church multiplication.

We want to see Japan and the rest of Asia reached for Christ. Thus, we have committed our time and resources to developing leaders who multiply churches, what Dr. McIntosh and Dr. Wagner have found to be the most effective evangelistic methodology.

Join us in praying for a church multiplication movement here in Japan and across Asia, the region where people have the least opportunity worldwide to hear about Christ!

 


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