Links For Tentmakers
This page contains links to web sites and pages useful to tentmakers and other missions-minded Christians. The information is divided into the following categories:
- Mission Agencies
- Business & Tentmaking
- Short Term Tentmaking Opportunities
- Other Mission Sites on the Internet
- International Tentmaking Organizations
- Training Resources
- European Resources
These agencies provide services and support for Christian workers abroad and are open to working with tentmakers. All of them are good agencies but some have a better understanding of tentmaking and a Biblical view of work than others. Many of them utilize the hybrid tentmaker model.
- Interserve – is an international and interdenominational fellowship of Christians committed to each other in partnership and for service to the peoples of South and Central Asia and the Middle East. Short/Long term job listings.
- International Teams
- OMF International – ask about their Professional Service Asia (PSA) program based in Singapore.
Business & Tentmaking
- BPN – Business Professional Network – Seeks ways to encourage and support others in the task of missions through business.
- CBMC International – is a worldwide network of business and professional people and organizations seeking to take the truths of Jesus Christ to the marketplace.
Short-Term Tentmaking Opportunities
Educational Services International (ESI) – ESI trains and sends people to teach English and Business/Law in Muslim Central Asia, Russia, China, Central Europe, Turkey and Morocco. Summer or Year-long programs available. All majors/degrees/ages welcome.
Educational Resources and Referrals China (ERRC)
2606 Dwight Way, Berkeley, CA 94704
Email: ERRC@aol.com Phone: (510) 548-7519
Other Mission Sites On The Internet
The sites below contain links to major mission agencies in the U.S. as well as other sites for missions-minded Christians.
- Go Ye Fellowship – A support agency which provides donor receipting, funds transmission and other services to Christian workers abroad, allowing them to pursue their individual call and vision.
- Adventures in Missions – AIM is an interdenominational short-term missions organization. Our objective is to mobilize and equip the Church for missions by bringing the mission field to the Church’s doorstep.
- The Next Step – North American Partnership in Mission Training is a working partnership of churches, mission agencies, mission trainers and mission mobilizers who are equipping Christian workers in ministry skills and knowledge for effective cross-cultural ministry.
- Brigada – If you are interested in missions, you need to be on their egroup mailing list
- Scruples for Marketplace Christians
- Workplace Wisdom
- Ministry in Daily Life
- Mission Frontiers Magazine – USCWM – Chronicled articles since 1987
- Mission Review
- Mission Research Web Sites
- Mission Finder Thousands of job listings including vocational and trades
- U.S. Center for World Missions
- Caleb Project
- Strategic Network
- World Christian News & Books
- Christian Educators in TESOL Caucus (CETESOL)
- Nexus Internacional Promoting tentmaking and missions in the North American Hispanic churches
International Tentmaking Organizations
- AZTEM – Australia
- Intent – under development
- TI (formerly Tentmakers International Exchange)
- Tentmakers’ Ministry, YWAM (Canada) English & Korean
- Fazen Tendas Brazilian organization promoting tentmaking and training. Website offers articles and training opportunities in Portuguese.