Transforming Communities with the Urban Poor

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Honduras to North Africa A Muslim Context
Zach, our SP staff who oversees our sites in Central America, shares of a small church in Honduras who has a heart for the Muslim world. From one slum to... An SP staff member in a Muslim context celebrates the hope that is seen in the every day:   Our work often seems like two steps forward, one step back...
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One Billion - Number Of People In World's Urban Slums

Today over a billion people live in desperate conditions in urban slums and squatter settlements, frequently without the basic necessities of life, much less the freedom and joy of the good news of Jesus. There is a desperate need for people to live among the urban poor as ministers of God’s hope and redeeming power, and to partner with them in transforming their communities.

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Church Planting
We develop churches which transform their local communities by ministering to people’s physical and spiritual needs in an integrated approach.

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Community Organizing
We empower urban poor communities by working with key leaders, gathering them together to identify felt needs and resources within their neighborhood and equipping them to take action to meet those needs.

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Developing Leaders
We identify and work alongside indigenous Christian leaders, serving them in concrete ways and helping them mature as disciples of Jesus.

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