Organic Ministry

Multiplying Disciples in India

The Lord has a heart for the nations! He longs to see the gospel brought to every tribe, tongue and people. We can see this evident in the mighty ways He is using His people to accomplish the Great Commission. One of our leaders in India recently sent us a ministry report. In the report,…

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An Injury Used For God’s Glory

In Early April, while one of our leaders from India was here in Keystone, SD for our Spring month-long training, his daughter was in a bike accident. The ankle and heel of his daughter’s right foot was severely injured in the biking accident. When he went back to India at the end of April, after the…

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Recent Baptisms in Nepal

Below is a report that was sent to us from some of our disciples in Nepal. They are traveling to unreached areas in the mountains of Nepal to make and baptize disciples! The area of Manang in Nepal is severely unreached. 19 out of the 20 people groups in Manang are unreached. The largest religion…

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Setting Movement DNA

The secret of success in this work lies in beginning at the very beginning. It is the training of the first converts which sets the type for the future. If the first converts are taught to depend upon the missionary, if all work, evangelistic, educational, social is concentrated in his hands, the infant community learns…

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Redeeming the Language of the Church

Defining our Terms The Keystone Project philosophy promotes a major shift in the way the Church engages the lost, calling for the multiplication of Spirit-led followers of Jesus Christ who live radical kingdom lives to reach the unreached. This paradigm shift requires the development of a pattern of thinking and behavior which is, in many respects, the opposite of…

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Slavery is Not the Best Training for Liberty

Slavery is not the best training for liberty. It is only by exercise that powers grow. To do things for people does not train them to do them for themselves…. The work of the missionary is education in this sense: it is the use of means to reveal to his converts a spiritual power which…

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Western Enculturation and the Modern Church

This form of organization is natural to men with our character and experience: it is not in any sense a universal mode of expression. The erection of buildings, the management of property and the creation of an army of professional preachers is to us at this moment of the world’s history the natural and obvious…

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The World Doesn't Need Missions Organizations

To insist, then, that our missionary organization is essential for the continuity of that work which we do in foreign lands, and to ascribe the continuity of that work to the organization, is to ascribe to our work a particular character as being in itself lifeless. If the continuity of that work which we do…

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Movements and Church Structures

Movements do not normally occur through large frameworks such as big budgets, big plans, big teams, or big organizations. Movemental Christianity does not seem to emerge from big-box programming. With large events and complex programming, it is a nearly impossible feat to accomplish. Movements occur through small units that are readily reproducible. Those who want…

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7 Reasons Why The Keystone Project is Hard to Find!

“Let another praise you, and not your own mouth; a stranger, and not your own lips.” (Proverbs 27:2) Some people have found it difficult to “find” the Keystone Project, even when they do a web search. I am often asked why we don’t promote ourselves more aggressively. There are several reasons for this, each consistent…

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